Rosé All Day, All Year from Our Friends at Texas Fine Wine

  Rosé All Day, All Year from Our Friends at Texas Fine Wine For some, rosé wines signal summertime, but in Texas, it’s rosé all day… and can even be all year! Texas’ year-round temperate climate calls for bright, refreshing, fruit-forward wines to sip while sitting by the pool or …

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Don’t Miss the 2017 Bending Branch Derby Extravaganza

Don’t Miss the 2017 Bending Branch Derby Extravaganza On May 6th, Bending Branch Winery will host its seventh annual Derby Extravaganza, one of the most anticipated events of the year. Attendees with be served winery owner Bob Young’s famous mint juleps. They are made with Bending Branch Winery Single Barrel …

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A Texas Winemaker with a New Mission and Wine: Brock Estes, DANK, Johnny Rojo, a starter wine without training wheels!

A Texas Winemaker with a New Mission and Wine: Brock Estes, DANK, Johnny Rojo, a starter wine without training wheels! If you don’t know Brock Estes, it might be hard for you to make a sentence with these three words in it: Fly Gap, Dank and wine. But, if you …

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Hill Country Wine & Food (Truck) Pairing – First annual festival to be held in Luckenbach

Hill Country Wine & Food (Truck) Pairing – First annual festival to be held in Luckenbach The First Annual Hill Country Food Truck Festival featuring more than a dozen food trucks, Texas Hill Country wine and a lineup of live music will take place from Noon until 11:30 p.m. on …

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Tonight’s The Night: Texas Wine Month Kick-off Tasting – October 4, 6-8pm

Tonight’s The Night: Texas Wine Month Kick-off Tasting – October 4, 6-8pm Brand new this year, Texas Hill Country Wineries (THCW) will Kick-off each trail with a local wine tasting!  The first Friday evening of each trail (like tonight), local wineries in one area will gather together to share a …

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27th Annual Gruene Music & Wine Festival – October 10-13, 2013

27th Annual Gruene Music & Wine Festival – October 10-13, 2013 You’re Invited…Share with a Friend! 4 Days. 4 Distinct Events. Mark your calendars and raise your glasses, the 27th Annual Gruene Music & Wine Festival is right around the corner! Join fellow Texas wine aficionados for a weekend full of …

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Come on Down for the Edible Escape in Marble Falls on September 29th!

Come on Down for the Edible Escape in Marble Falls on September 29th! Edible Austin and Marble Falls Chamber of Commerce/CVB Present Edible Escape…”A Texas-style Artisanal Picnic” On Sunday, September 29, Edible Austin and the Marble Falls Chamber of Commerce/CVB invite Central Texans to enjoy an escape from the city …

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Houston Uncorking Some Good Rodeo Wines with a Few Best Bites, Too

Houston Uncorking Some Good Rodeo Wines with a Few Best Bites, Too For the past several years now, come mid-February, the best ticket in H-town has proven to be the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo’s, Rodeo Uncorked! Roundup and Best Bites Competition. This year’s event was equal to that billing. …

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Port-Style Wines: Not Just for Old Fogeys Anymore! Ports Come in Chocolate and Pink!

Port-Style Wines: Not Just for Old Fogeys Anymore! My new Texas Wineslinger wine column on Lubbockonline.com went live tonight (click here). It was a bit of a free form narrative titled “Texas Has Many Ports in a Storm” and is based on a few references and a quick survey of …

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Write Off the Vine: Texas Wine News – September 1, 2012

Write Off the Vine: Texas Wine News – September 1, 2012 The Best Wine and Wine Makers in Texas By Ben Carpenter, TexanPost The long history of Texas wine begins in the 1600s with Spanish missionaries cultivating grapes in an area now known as El Paso. In the 1800s, European …

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