Southeast Missouri Wineries
Treat yourself to one of the many varied wineries around Cape Girardeau, Missouri. Sip local wine on a terrace overlooking the hill while you enjoy the sounds of regional music....it doesn't get much better than this!
Less than 20 miles from Cape:
1610 N. Kingshighway Suite 105
Open Monday-Saturday 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
Primo Vino is a wine boutique offering a great selection of wine, high end spirits, micro-brewed and import beers, artisan cheese and meats and more. Themed tasting events are hosted in the store every Tuesday from 6-8 p.m. Primo Vino is located in Cape Girardeau.
Steele Crest Winery
Steele Crest Winery
2055 State Highway Y, Jackson (11 miles from Cape Girardeau)
Open Saturday and Sunday 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
Live music on the lovely patio is a regular fixture and has featured Lindsay Bowerman, Riley Duncan, Casey Reeves and more. Bent Creek Golf Course is close to the winery, and the St. Louis Iron Mountain Railroad is another nearby attraction.
Hunter Valley Winery
762 State Highway V, Cape Girardeau (15 miles from Cape Girardeau)
Open Friday 2-7 p.m., Saturday and Sunday 12-6 p.m.
Panini’s, pizzas and a selection of appetizers are available, and about a dozen wines are on hand for you to imbibe. Trail of Tears state park is not far away, and the sweeping views of the river make it a worthy stop on your trip out to this winery.
River Ridge Winery
County Rd 321, Commerce (17 miles from Cape Girardeau)
Open every day from 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
The Fermentation Café offers a wide range of menu items, and don’t miss the Yule Log Cabin! The pavestone hillside terrace is a popular spot to enjoy their wines, handcrafted from grape to bottle.
21-50 Miles from Cape Girardeau:
Apple Creek Vineyard and Winery
1930 County Road 401, Friedheim, MO (26 miles from Cape Girardeau)
Friday 12-7pm, Saturday 12-7pm and Sunday 12-5pm
6 acres of vineyards provide a variety of wines, from dry wines to fruit wines. The Creek Bank Cafe is open Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.
13022 Highway C, Brazeau (30 miles from Cape Girardeau)
Open Saturday and Sunday 12-6 p.m., Fridays June-December
The Hemman family produces “wine for the common folks.” Their selection of fruit wines is extensive, and the tasting room is located in a 150 year old general store. The Old Fashioned Christmas walk is lovely. The Saxon Lutheran Memorial, a log cabin village, is nearby the winery, and the Luthern Heritage Museum in Altenburg is also close. Nearby restaurants of interest are West End, East Perry Pub, Mississippi Mud Saloon and Terry's Diner. Ron's Butcher Shop offers homemade sausages and fresh meat.
The Boat House Wine Company
17253 County Road 252, Bloomfield (30 miles from Cape Girardeau)
Open Thursdays from 5-10 p.m. Fridays from 5 p.m.- 12 a.m., Saturdays from 12 p.m.- 12 a.m. and Sundays from 12-6 p.m.
Join the Boat House Wine Company for great food, dining over the water, cocktails and nature trails! If you feel so inclined, impress your friends at the Baby Grande Piano! Local cafes and restaurants such as Cowtown Cafe, Dearl's Place, Bloomfield Billiards, Charley Brown's and more are all close to the Boat House Wine Company, as is the Stars and Stripes Museum. Crowley's Ridge Country Club is a 9-hole golf course nearby.
The Barrrens Winery
2851 North Highway 51, Perryville (38 miles from Cape Girardeau)
Open Sunday, Monday, Wednesday and Thursday from 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Fridays from 11 a.m.-10 p.m. and Saturdays from 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
Features live music most weekends, a full menu and a variety of wines. Past performers include Bruce Zimmerman, Doug and Mitch and Shades of Blue.
Thousand Oaks Winery
RR1 Box 503B, Marble Hill (35 miles from Cape Girardeau)
Open seasonally 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
There are over 15 unique wine varieties at Thousand Oaks Winery. The wood-fired brick oven (nicknamed "Dante") helps produce exceptional pizzas. Bollinger Mill State Historic Site and Musem is conveniently located to Thousand Oaks Winery, and the Berry-Glenn Historical Museum is also close.
Indian Hills Winery
9625 County Road 250, Puxico (46 miles from Cape Girardeau)
Open seasonally Sat-Sun 11 a.m.-7 p.m.
Indian Hills Winery boasts over 1,000 vines of both red and white varieties. Appetizers, quiche and flatbread pizzas are on the menu!
Several places to camp, hunt, fish, hike or cycle are all near the Indian Hills Winery.
Vance Vineyard and Winery
1522 Madison 212, Fredericktown, MO (48 miles from Cape Girardeau)
Open seasonally Wed-Sat 11 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sundays 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
This family-owned business features 8 acres under cultivation, a restaurant and fun seasonal events, such as margarita night and Easter egg hunts!
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