'04

Dreaming of a vineyard....after surveying this beautiful piece of property in Augusta, MO, Robert and Lou Ann have dreams of purchasing it.

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'05

In March of 2005, the 74 acres changes hands from it's historic farm heritage to begin it's transformation into a vineyard.

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Four varieties of Missouri grapes grace the hills of the new property; Chambourcin, Traminette, Norton and Vignoles.

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'06

As the vineyards begin to take root, the family starts to watch their dream sprout to life.

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'07

Bob and Lou Ann finally start to see the vision coming alive as the vineyards produce higher yields of fruit.

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As the vineyards mature, the late spring frost of 2007 claims much of the Chambourcin crop. What remains produces part of the first vintage of Noboleis wines.

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'08

The old Mulberry Tree quickly becomes the focal point as it perches on the hilltop keeping a watchful eye on the vineyards below.

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As grape growers, Noboleis fruit is sold to local wineries for their use. Plans for an onsite winery have begun to take shape.

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'09

In January 2009, ground breaks on the new winery that will produce and bottle all of the surrounding vineyards into wine.

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Local winemaker, Brandon Dixon, joins us and helps shape the vision of the winery; he even lends a hand with the some of the finishing work.

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Tanks begin to arrive in the summer of 2009. The winery comes together awaiting the first Fall harvest.

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Noboleis' first harvest that will be produced onsite allows the new winery to stretch out its legs and see what it can do.

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Bottling is a family affair; all hands on deck, even the grandkids come and help.

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'10

Our first vintage of grown, produced and bottled Noboleis Vineyards wines wins awards at the Missouri Governors Cup.

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The new Tasting Room begins to emerge from the front of the winery, just in front of the Mulberry Tree that adorns the Noboleis label.

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October 2, 2010 marks the opening day for the Tasting Room. Blessed with beautiful October weather, dreams of sharing Noboleis come true.

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Owner, Lou Ann, ushers customers in with her festive attire.

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'11

On February 28th, a tornado hits Noboleis, ripping off the roof and tearing out part of the Norton vineyard. No one was hurt and no wine was lost, so blessings were counted.

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With the roof fixed and clean up finished, Noboleis gets ready for it's first full season.

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'12

Noboleis Vineyards becomes a getaway for many looking to enjoy a relaxing day in the vineyards. Live Music on the weekends and lunch are available May-Oct; Tasting Room is open year round

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'13

Noboleis begins offering Vineyard Weddings for up to 200 guests

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