Bushwhacker Bend Winery is a unique, local venue situated on the bank of the Missouri River in delightful Glasgow, Missouri. We not only welcome special events, but we also invite our guests to bring a lunch from a local restaurant or bakery and enjoy a glass of Bushwhacker Bend wine on our tranquil, river view deck. We also offer delectable cheeses and snacks that are hand-picked to accompany our wines.

Bushwhacker Bend's fine selection of wines are never boring and our staff truly represents Missouri's charming hospitality. We are eager to make you a fan of the wines we are proud of! The Norton, Chardonel, Chambourcin, Rivers Edge Red, Rivers Edge White, Wheelhouse White, and River Rat Rose are not to be missed... and neither is the stunning river view!

With a winning combination of exquisite wines, hospitality, and scenery, Bushwhacker Bend Winery is truly a sip of Missouri splendor!   

     

In The News

The Glasgow Missourian (10/21/2011)
Bushwhacker Bend Winery was featured in "The Glasgow Missourian" on Thursday, October 21, 2011. For those of you that get this newspaper, check out the great article!
 
Midwest Wine Press Article (03/03/2013)

An archaeologist with a passion for ancient winemaking techniques has teamed up with Bushwhacker Bend Winery in Glasgow, Missouri. Michael Fuller, an archaeology professor from St. Louis, Missouri plans to make three wines from ancient and medieval recipes. The herbed red wine, a wine from Persian quinces and a medieval style mead are due for commercial release starting later this year.

A home winemaker for many years, Professor Fuller’s interest in ancient wines was sparked in the 1990s excavating a thousand year old monastery in Tell Tuneinir, Syria along a branch of the Euphrates River. While Syria is currently synonymous with a war zone, the Phoenicians made wine in Syria thousands of  years ago. ”We found an ancient winery with the crushing vats, fermentation vats and the wine jars. (See Link for more of the story)

http://midwestwinepress.com/2013/03/03/recreating-ancient-wines-using-midwest-ingredients/
 
Vox Talks about Medieval Wines (09/17/2013)
Article written by the students in the Wine Country writing class taught by Nina Furstenau.  Vox Talks is the daily news and views about mid-Missouri culture and entertainment.
Students in the Wine Country Writing class, taught by Nina Furstenau, will be getting a chanc - See more at: http://www.voxmagazine.com/blog/2013/09/bushwhacker-bend-experiments-with-medieval-wine-recipes/#sthash.BaoKoa82.dpuf
tudents in the Wine Country Writing class, taught by Nina Furstenau, will be getting a chance to - See more at: http://www.voxmagazine.com/blog/2013/09/bushwhacker-bend-experiments-with-medieval-wine-recipes/#sthash.BaoKoa82.dpuf
tudents in the Wine Country Writing class, taught by Nina Furstenau, will be getting a chance to - See more at: http://www.voxmagazine.com/blog/2013/09/bushwhacker-bend-experiments-with-medieval-wine-recipes/#sthash.BaoKoa82.dpuf

http://www.voxmagazine.com/blog/2013/09/bushwhacker-bend-experiments-with-medieval-wine-recipes/
Bushwhacker Bend Winery, located in Glasgow, opened its doors in October 2011. Since then, owner and winemaker Gene Marksbury has been experimenting with new wines and even a mead. - See more at: http://www.voxmagazine.com/blog/2013/09/bushwhacker-bend-experiments-with-medieval-wine-recipes/#sthash.ATiqKyHd.dpuf
Bushwhacker Bend Winery, located in Glasgow, opened its doors in October 2011. Since then, owner and winemaker Gene Marksbury has been experimenting with new wines and even a mead. - See more at: http://www.voxmagazine.com/blog/2013/09/bushwhacker-bend-experiments-with-medieval-wine-recipes/#sthash.ATiqKyHd.dpuf
Bushwhacker Bend Winery, located in Glasgow, opened its doors in October 2011. Since then, owner and winemaker Gene Marksbury has been experimenting with new wines and even a mead. - See more at: http://www.voxmagazine.com/blog/2013/09/bushwhacker-bend-experiments-with-medieval-wine-recipes/#sthash.ATiqKyHd.dpuf
 
Visit MO (10/01/2013)
Visit MO.com will give you ideas for your next adventure right here in our state. 

http://www.visitmo.com/bushwhacker-bend-winery.aspx
 
KOMU interview (10/25/2013)
Gene Marksbury teamed up with Michael Fuller, a professor of archeology and anthropology at St. Louis Community College, to recreate wine from centuries-old recipes. Fuller discovered three separate wine recipes during archaeological digs in the Middle East.

Interview by India Everett of  KOMU News

http://www.komu.com/news/wine-tourism-helping-glasgow/
 
MO Wine Please "Top 10 Wineries 2013" (02/27/2014)
If you have not visited the "MO Wine Please" site please take a minute to check them out.  Davina and Michael have the best adventures in Missouri and have a list of their favorite 2013 wineries.
 
Closed July 4th (07/04/2014)
We will be closed July 4th.  Please come again.
 
Visit MO (10/11/2014)
Visit Mo.com has information on the Glasgow Civil War Reenactment

Upcoming Events

Marceline Wine & Art Stroll (09/06/2014)
Join us at the Marceline Wine stroll on Saturday September 6 from 4 to 8pm.  Ticket can be purchased the day of the event for $15 at the E.P. Ripley Park.

      


 
Katy Bridge Wine walk (09/06/2014)
Katy Bridge Wine Walk is in Boonville.
                                      


 
Rocheport Wine Stroll (09/20/2014)
Bushwhacker Bend Winery will be at the 10th Annual Rocheport Missouri Winery Stroll.

 
Jammin on the River with Randy Clemons (09/20/2014)