If this wine were a human (stay with me here) it would be that young lady who everyone knows and likes. She’s not aggressive and she’s not a wallflower; she is comfortable in an intimate tête-à-tête... Read More
Our Maries River Red is a full bodied sweet red wine made with Chambourcin grapes. As with our other reds, we ferment this wine in Missouri white oak barrels. This process provides a depth to our Maries River Red not found in... Read More
Chocolate and red wine, two sensational pleasures. Together they create a provocative combination, with a chocolate bouquet and seductive finish. But be forewarned, Naughty But Nice is certainly Naughty!
Popping a ripe berry into your mouth and chewing with contemplation produces the wonderful taste of other ripe deep-purple grapes, with that particular Norton twang of earthiness and tart herbaceousness. Fermentation is fast and... Read More
My father-in-law, Innocence Hilkemeyer, was born and raised in Westphalia. In the evenings, Inno would crank up the record player, listen to Gershwin, and sip an evening cocktail while tomato sauce bubbled happily on the stove.... Read More
Missouri Riesling was considered nearly extinct after virtually all vines were destroyed in 1919 at the onset of Prohibition. Westphalia Vineyards rediscovered a single vine, planted in 1890, at the National Agricultural Experimentation... Read More
Sweet Success is a full-bodied, sweet red table wine made from 100% Missouri grown grapes. We dedicate this wine to our friends Butch, Stud, Inno, Dave, Tom, and all those past and present who have helped retain our local Westphalia... Read More