Missouri uncorked: a guide to the state's wine region

Thursday, July 14, 2011 | 9:50 p.m. CDT; updated 12:01 p.m. CDT, Friday, July 15, 2011

COLUMBIA — The largest wine region in the country geographically isn’t Napa Valley— it’s the Midwest. In fact, the first recognized American Viticulture Area was Augusta in 1980.