Concord Wine: A New Product with a Long History

St. James Winery is excited to announce our new Concord sweet red wine, which releases on March 31, 2017. The wine is a tribute to the Concord grapes grown in the Ozark Highlands along Missouri’s Historic Route 66 for over 115 years. A long-term contract with a prestigious juice, jam and jelly company helped make […]

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St. James Winery & Public House Brewing Company Sponsor the True/False Film Fest

St. James Winery and Public House Brewing Company are proud sponsors of the four-day True/False Film Fest in Columbia, Mo. for the next three years. According to their website, True/False offers a heightened four-day weekend of creative placemaking in which filmmakers, artists, musicians and others remake the mid-sized college town into a one-of-a-kind utopia. The […]

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Fundraiser for Jason Stacy

Jason Stacy, brewer at Public House Brewing Company and brother of co-founder, Josh Stacy, recently had a large tumor removed from his brain after suffering from numbness in his hands and severe neck and shoulder pain for over a year. On Monday, Feb. 27, the Stacy family is having a fundraiser for Jason at Just […]

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Champagne Tasting Event on March 17

When we re-released our Brut Champagne American in the summer of 2016, we shared the story of our champagne-making process and the potential disaster that ultimately led to greatness. Of the three exceptionally small batches made, Bin 3 was the first to be released in June 2016 with only 18 cases produced. It had a […]

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Grapes & Grain Fun Run at St. James Winery Vineyards

Join St. James Winery and Public House Brewing Company for their Grapes & Grain Fun Run on Saturday, April 8, 2017 at 10 a.m. at the St. James Vineyard Cottage in St. James, Mo. Run or walk the 5K (3.1 miles) off-road path surrounded by the beauty of the St. James Winery vineyards and farm. […]

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Chili Cook-Off at Public House: St. James Taproom

Have a crowd-pleasing chili recipe that could win awards? Love eating chili on cold days? Public House Brewing Company and St. James Winery are hosting a Chili Cook-Off on Saturday, February 18, 2017. The event will be held at Public House: St. James Taproom in the Mezzanine (551 State Route B St. James, MO 65559). […]

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Warm Up Winterfest at St. James Fermentation Campus

St. James Winery and Public House Brewing Company invite you to beat the winter doldrums with fun activities at our first annual Warm Up Winterfest at the St. James Fermentation Campus (540 State Route B St. James, MO 65559) on Saturday, January 28 from 12 p.m. to 9 p.m. We’ll have live music and dancing […]

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Rock Island Trail State Park Opens First Section

Congratulations to Rock Island Trail State Park for opening the first 47.5 miles of trail connecting Kansas City to the Katy Trail and St. Louis! Once the trail is completed, the Katy Trail and Rock Island Trail will form a world-class loop showcasing Missouri’s many beautiful landscapes. Our Chairman and CEO, Peter Hofherr, sits on […]

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Our Vineyards at St. James Winery Receive Agriculture Stewardship Assurance Program Certification

Our vineyards, the largest in the state, became the first to receive the Agriculture Stewardship Assurance Program (ASAP) certification in the Missouri Department of Agriculture’s new specialty crop category. ASAP was launched to recognize farmers who are doing the best for Missouri’s land, farms and families. “Ever since starting the winery and growing grapes, my […]

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Life is Sweeter with St. James Wine: History of Our Area

Our hearts and souls are poured into each bottle of wine. The story of St. James is found in the Italian culture, and the winemaking and farming traditions of the Meramec Highlands. It’s a special place – like no other, where life is sweeter. Grape and wine production have a long history in the St. […]

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