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If you’re traveling from I-64, Chandler Hill would be the first winery located on the trail, just off highway 94 on Defiance Road. As you follow the road to the winery, you see it beautiful charm from the distance as you pass by well cared for vineyards.
Somewhat unique from other wineries on the trail, Chandler Hill offers a selection of the very finest wines from both "West Coast" varieties and Missouri. The California varieties come from their vineyards on the sunny slopes of Napa Valley and the legendary Central Coast. All of their grapes are grown to perfection in vineyards with just the right amount of sun, cool breezes, ample moisture and plenty of attention. Then, each is hand selected by our vintners assuring you of the very finest possible varietals.
The elegant 5,000-square foot tasting room and winery includes relaxing chairs, tables and couches, large fireplace, superb sandwiches, meats, cheeses and wine gift store.
The 4,500-square foot wine deck, visitors will enjoy the spectacular view of the wildlife-laden Missouri valley, vineyards and refreshing lake. Visitors can tour the winemaking facility to see how their special vintages are harvested, produced and aged.
PO Box 67, Defiance MO 63341
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Hours - Winter:
Cabernet Sauvignon,Chambourcin,Vignoles,Pinot Gris,Norton,Traminette,Vidal
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New ReleasesSavage Norton Black Label ReserveVarietal: NortonVintage: NVDescription: Dry, Nutmeg, Black currant and leather.Status: AvailableRelease Date: 2015-01-16Cold Spring Ros?Varietal: BlendVintage: 2011Description: A semi-dry rose with flavors of fresh picked strawberries, cherry & cranberry.Status: AvailableRelease Date: 2015-01-16Crimson Arrow PortVarietal: BlendVintage: NVDescription: Our Port is legendary. Aged in 3 year oak barrels with lingering flavors of candied yams, black berry and currant.Status: AvailableRelease Date: 2015-01-16King BuckVarietal: Chambourcin, NortonVintage: NVDescription: Our King Buck is a delcious blend of Chambourcin and Norton. Flavors of black plum, ripe cherry, cranberry, raspberry compote, cinnamon stick and rick earth.Status: AvailableRelease Date: 2015-01-16Lone Oak Vidal BlancVarietal: Vidal BlancVintage: 2013Description: Dry, This delicouis Vidal Blanc is oak fermented with layers of lemongrass, vanilla and licorice.Status: AvailableRelease Date: 2015-01-16ChardonnayVarietal: ChardonnayVintage: 2013Description: Dry,This California Chardonnay is crisp granny smith apple, ripe pear, bright grapefruit and lemongrassStatus: AvailableRelease Date: 2015-01-16One-Eyed Jack Cabernet SauvignonVarietal: Cabernet SauvignonVintage: NVDescription: Our One-Eyed Jack Cabernet Sauvignon is from the 2011 vintage. Dry red wine from the Valle Central region of Chile. Hints of cherry on the nose with undertones of pine nuts.Status: AvailableRelease Date: 2015-01-16Raspberry Sparkling WineVarietal: RaspberryVintage: NVDescription: Our Raspberry Sparkling Wine is a bubbly treat. Semi-dry "champagne" that is great for all occasions.Status: AvailableRelease Date: 2015-01-16Sparkling WineVarietal: BlendVintage: NVDescription: This tasty cuv?e is a delicous off-dry champagne that tickles the tounge. Experience flavors of crisp green apple, fresh tree fruit and light honey.Status: AvailableRelease Date: 2015-01-16Vin Glace Ice wineVarietal: RieslingVintage: 2012Description: This delicious ice wine was grown in the Columbia Valley region of Washington. Made with the Riesling grape, you'll experience tastes of honey and pear.Status: AvailableRelease Date: 2015-01-16ViognierVarietal: ViognierVintage: 2011Description: Dry White Wine. Perfect for a warm spring or summer day. Notes of apricot, flower, honeysuckle and toast.Status: AvailableRelease Date: 2015-01-16ZinfandelVarietal: ZinfandelVintage: 2012Description: This delicious dry red wine from Lodi is a delicous jammy berry bomb!Status: AvailableRelease Date: 2015-01-16Pinot Noir Chehalem MountainsVarietal: Pinot NoirVintage: 2011Description: This gem of a wine was made from premium Pinot Noir grapes from the Chehalem Mountains in Oregon.Status: AvailableRelease Date: 2015-01-16Chardonnay Limited Edition Sonoma CoastVarietal: ChardonnayVintage: 2012Description: This rich and bold and unfiltered Chardonnay was hand crafted from grapes grown in the renown Wayfarer Vineyard along the Sonoma Coast in Northern California. The vineyard is home to rocky soil and sloping terrains that create exceptionally balanced and concentrated grapes. This is a complex wine that can stand some short-term cellaring.Status: AvailableRelease Date: 2015-01-16Cast 596 Owner's ReserveVarietal: Cabernet Sauvignon, MerlotVintage: 2010Description: This 2010 Napa Valley Red Blend is made from 67% Cabernet Sauvignon and 33% Merlot.Status: AvailableRelease Date: 2015-01-16Pinot Noir Owner's ReserveVarietal: Pinot NoirVintage: 2009Description: Our 2009 Owner's Reserve Pinot Noir has notes of soft black cherry, piced strawberry, red plum, red licorice and cherry cola.Status: AvailableRelease Date: 2015-01-16