Stock the Cellar!

Do you love the feeling of having a well-stocked wine cellar as much as we do? When friends friends drop by unexpectedly, you’re covered. Forgot to pick up a gift for the party? No worries. Want to relax after the Day From Hell without stopping at the grocery? You’re all set! In our book there’s…

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January is for Norton

This month St. James Winery and the Missouri Wine and Grape Board are partnering to celebrate Norton, Missouri’s State Grape. Norton is a great cold weather wine, so when January serves up a chilly evening, it’s time to grill up some lamb chops, t-bone steaks, or venison loin and pair then with a glass of…

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2013 Gold Rush

Some people might consider 13 an unlucky number, but 2013 was an exceptional year for St. James Winery located in St. James, Missouri. During the 2013 wine competition season, St. James Winery entered wines in 22 national and international wine competitions. By the end of the year, the winery recorded 15 Best of Class awards,…

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by Master Sommelier and Master of Wine, Doug Frost at the 2013 Paris of the Plains Cocktail Festival A new take on the classic Manhattan with the flare of bold Norton flavors and acidity. Ingredients 2 ounces St. James Winery Estate Norton 2 ounces Rye Whiskey 1/2 ounce Carpano Antica Vermouth 2 dashes Whiskey Barrel…

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Great Gifts

The holidays are fast approaching, and that means it’s time for figuring out just what to get everyone on your list. This is one time it pays to take the easy way out — with St. James Winery’s gift boxes. And don’t forget, our gift boxes are also wonderful ideas for host gifts for the…

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Cherry Fudge Cake

Ingredients 1 (18.25-ounce) devil’s food cake mix 1 can cherry pie filling 2 large eggs 1 teaspoon almond extract 1 cup sugar 1/3 cup milk 5 tablespoons butter 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips Instructions Preheat oven to 350°F. Beat cake mix, pie filling, eggs, and extract with an electric mixer at low speed 20 seconds,…

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