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April Employee Of The Month: Luke Schwerdt

Luke Schwerdt Events Lead Hometown: Warrenton, MO Joined the Cedar Lake Cellars team: March, 2016 Top three reasons why I love working at Cedar Lake Cellars: My co-workers are amazing people who make every day special Working weddings makes you feel like you are making peoples’ dreams come true It feels like every day we are

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March Employee Of The Month: Ashley Jordan

Ashley Jordan Winery Assistant Hometown: Troy, MO Joined the Cedar Lake Cellars team: June, 2015 Top three reasons why I love working at Cedar Lake Cellars: The team (I couldn’t ask for a better group of people to work with) Super friendly returning guests Endless opportunities to learn and advance Favorite Cedar Lake Cellars’ Wine:

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Hurry Up, Springtime

5 ways to make spring even springier this year This winter has been many things: brutal, lingering, frigid, and downright exhausting. Icy commutes to work. Abnormally high heating bills. The list goes on and on. After a particularly long winter, the upcoming spring makes us feel hopeful and downright joyous in anticipation of a different

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February Employee Of The Month: Allison Carroll

Allison Carroll Winery Manager Hometown: Ojai, CA Joined the Cedar Lake Cellars team: August, 2018 Top three reasons why I love working at Cedar Lake Cellars: The people I work with are wonderful. Our winery is such a beautiful place. I have a lot of passion for what I do and for this industry. Favorite

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December Employee Of The Month: Jessica Weseman

Jessica Weseman Event Coordinator Assistant Hometown: Warrenton, MO Joined the Cedar Lake Cellars team: May, 2018 Top three reasons why I love working at Cedar Lake Cellars: I have built such great relationships with my co-workers and even the customers. The beautiful scenery (the best spot is on top of the barn patio where you

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November Employee Of The Month: Dillon Hollis

Dillon Hollis Utility/Kitchen Team Member Hometown: Troy, MO Joined the Cedar Lake Cellars team: June, 2018 Top three reasons why I love working at Cedar Lake Cellars: The staff is nice and fun to work with. Everyone – from our team to our customers – is respectful. Our winery is absolutely beautiful! Favorite Cedar Lake

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Movies That Make You Go “Ho Ho Ho”

The Top Five “Can’t-Wait-For-The-Holidays” Flicks The holidays are filled with memories of overzealous relatives squeezing the stuffing out of you, delicious food piled high on your plate, and movies that make you laugh so hard you can’t catch your breath. We have compiled a list of our favorites that beg for you to sit back

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October Employee Of The Month: Debbie Coleman

Debbie Coleman Bartender Hometown: Fenton, MO Joined the Cedar Lake Cellars team: July, 2011 Top three reasons why I love working at Cedar Lake Cellars: The venue – It truly has a beautiful setting for a wedding by the waterfall or just to spend the time with family and friends by the lake. The event

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September Employee Of The Month: Jana Davis

Jana Davis Wine Tender Hometown: Warrenton, MO Joined the Cedar Lake Cellars team: October, 2010 Top three reasons why I love working at Cedar Lake Cellars: The friendships (both co-workers and customers) The interaction with people The winery is such a beautiful space Favorite Cedar Lake Cellars’ Wine: ’57 Chevy because it is so versatile

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August Employee Of The Month: Stephanie DiCiro

Stephanie DiCiro Events Coordinator Hometown: Richmond, Texas Joined the Cedar Lake Cellars team: March, 2018 Top three reasons why I love working at Cedar Lake Cellars: I love being able to meet new couples daily and assist in making their wedding dreams a reality. I have truly found my passion! From the adorable swans to

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July Employee Of The Month: Catherine Bilkey

Catherine Bilkey Lead Host Hometown: O’Fallon, MO Joined the Cedar Lake Cellars team: April, 2016 Top three reasons why I love working at Cedar Lake Cellars: My coworkers, who have become family. The swans. There is always something exciting going on. Favorite Memory: The fireworks display at Pyromania 2017 was amazing! My most impressive hidden

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I’ll Have What She’s Having

4 Tips On How To Pick A Summertime Wine It’s happy hour and everyone seems, well, happy. You’re on your way to getting your TGIF on, but you don’t know what to try. Look around and see what others are drinking. A frothy calorie-filled concoction. A bland looking (and probably tasting) cocktail. Nah, that’s not

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