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Historic circa-1847 Stone Hill Winery & rebirth of Augusta, Missouri

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Tom Wilmer interviews Shaun Turnbull, winemaker (right) tour guide Steve Brown (center) and co-owner Karen Held at Stone Hill Winery in Hermann, Missouri.

Join correspondent Tom Wilmer at Stone Hill Winery in Hermann, Missouri for a visit with the Karen Held, owner, tour guide Steve Brown, and winemaker Shaun Turnbull.

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Stone Hill Winery, Hermann, Missouri entry sign

Stone Hill opened its doors in 1847 and quickly grew to become the second largest wine producer in America. We’ll then meet up with Chris Armstrong, CMO of the Hoffmann Creative Agency for the back story on how the Hoffmann family is rebirthing the historic region.

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historic structures abound in Augusta, Missouri
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Funding for Journeys of Discovery with Tom Wilmer is provided by the Foundation at Hearst Castle
Conserving the past to inspire future generations of dreamers and preserving the legacy of Julia Morgan. Experience authentically curated historical events that recreate what it was like to be a guest of William Randolph Hearst.

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Tom Wilmer produces on-air content for Issues & Ideas airing over KCBX and is producer and host of the six-time Lowell Thomas award-winning NPR podcast Journeys of Discovery with Tom Wilmer. Recorded live on-location across America and around the world, the podcasts feature the arts, culture, music, nature, history, science, wine & spirits, brewpubs, and the culinary arts--everything from baseball to exploring South Pacific atolls to interviewing the real Santa Claus in the Arctic.
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