3 of the Best Reasons to Visit OakGlenn Winery

OakGlenn Winery offers tastings, live music, and incredible views of the Missouri River Valley.OakGlenn Winery is one of the best, most lively wineries in Missouri wine country. Named in honor of the winery’s owner, Glenn, and for the majestic oak tree that marked the winery’s driveway, OakGlenn Winery in Hermann, MO, is a unique space that offers so much more than a wine tasting. Under the hand carved OakGlenn nameplate made from preserved portions of the infamous oak tree, visitors sit on the outdoor wine pavilion to drink wine, enjoy live music, and revel in some of the most beautiful views in the area. Just 2.5 miles east of Hermann, there are so many great reasons why you should visit OakGlenn winery.

OakGlenn Winery vs. Oak Glenn Winery

Before you visit this exceptional Hermann, MO, winery, be sure you have the name right. Many guests never pause to look closely at the winery’s logo or labels, but you should note that “Oak Glenn Winery” isn’t correct. OakGlenn, without a space, is the correct spelling. However, visitors occasionally have trouble locating OakGlenn Winery when they type it into their GPS. If this is the case for you, try adding a space between words and searching for “Oak Glenn Winery,” instead. With this small change, most GPS programs will have no trouble at all finding OakGlenn.

It Is on the Hermann Wine Trail

If you’re familiar with Hermann, MO, you’ve probably heard of the Hermann Wine Trail. If not, read about it before your next trip to Missouri wine country. OakGlenn Winery is one of the 7 wineries and vineyards along this 20-mile wine tour along the Missouri River. The Hermann Wine Trail provides visitors with an easy way to see several nearby wineries in a day. As a part of the wine trail, OakGlenn also participates in the special trail events like the Say Cheese Wine Trail, Chocolate Wine Trail, Holiday Wine Trail, and more. These special events are always fun celebrations of good food and good wine, shared with family and friends.

The Wine List is Extensive

OakGlenn serves and sells nearly 20 different kinds of wine produced at their winery. There is a red, rosé, or white wine to please every palate, and trying them all is easy at an OakGlenn tasting. Be sure to sample the winery’s white port, which is a unique wine that can’t be found anywhere else in the state. The winery also produces a number of other rare and unusual grape wines. This includes wine made from heirloom vines that still grown on the vineyard. These vines date to the first settlements in Hermann, MO, in the 1830s and 40s.

Live Music Plays Every Weekend

One of OakGlenn Winery’s biggest draws is its live music every weekend. For a small $5 cover charge, visitors can enjoy local entertainment at the winery’s large outdoor entertainment area. This beautiful, covered space offers plenty of seating, snacks, wine, and a full bar. With good music, a great view, and food to snack on, it’s easy to spend an entire afternoon or evening at OakGlenn. The live music schedule changes every week, but there is always someone performing on Saturday and Sundays.

The Winery has Unbeatable Views

For many visitors, the view of the Missouri River Valley from OakGlenn is worth more than the wine or live music. The winery is situated high in the hills and overlooks the area’s best landscape. From the covered pavilion, guests can sit for hours with their glass of wine and take in the rolling green hills and rushing river of Missouri wine country. One glimpse of the view from OakGlenn Winery and many guests claim that it beats the views at any of the other wineries nearby.

Plan Your Visit to OakGlenn Winery!

Only a short 15-minute drive from OakGlenn Winery, Hermann Hill Vineyard Inn, Spa, and River Bluff Cottages is the perfect place to stay during your visit to Missouri wine country. Our bed and breakfast in Hermann, MO, has been offering guests an upscale, award-winning bed and breakfast experience for more than 20 years. During a stay with us, you will experience luxurious accommodations and amenities tailored to your specific needs and desires. In addition, we offer exceptional concierge services to help you plan your stay. Learn more about us and book your Missouri wine country getaways today!
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