The line-up of Missouri wines The Wine Review Council met to taste and review some very unique wines (to us Californians who are used to vitis vinifera- European wine grape varieties). Some universities in Middle America work diligently at hybridizing grapes to create cold hardy grapes, this is grapes that survive the diverse weather conditions of the Midwest. See my article on Cold Hardy Grapes published in Grapevine Magazine: http://thegrapevinemagazine.net/article/cold-hardy-grapes-university-of-minnesota-releases-the-itasca-grape/ 2017 Augusta Winery Traminette ($12.00) In 1965 the University of ...