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Savor North Texas: “Big Red” Wine Country and More

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A “Chardonnay-Year” for the Texas Hill Country & Pilot Knob and Robert Clay Vineyards

A “Chardonnay-Year” for the Texas Hill Country & Pilot Knob and Robert Clay Vineyards It was an early August day

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A Difference You Can Taste: Perissos Vineyards 2014 Viognier

A Difference You Can Taste: Perissos Vineyards 2014 Viognier You might say that the Perissos Vineyard 2014 Viognier is a “whole

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Texans Sure Do Like Their Bubbles: Domaine Carneros Provides

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Exciting Times in Chile: Redefining Their Terroir & Wines

Exciting Times in Chile: Redefining Their Terroir & Wines If you think you know Chilean wines, take another look. The

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2013 Late Spring Frosts Texas: But, Winegrowers Live and Learn

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Duchman Winery Dinner at Houston’s L’Olivier Restaurant: High Time for Texas Wines on the Gourmet Scene

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Whitehall Lane Wine Dinner at Sullivan’s Steakhouse Houston: The Palate Dance

Whitehall Lane Wine Dinner at Sullivan’s Steakhouse Houston: The Palate Dance I will have to acknowledge that for Whitehall Lane

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Old World Charm, New World Adventure – The Wines of Alamosa Wine Cellars

Old World Charm, New World Adventure – The Wines of Alamosa Wine Cellars The other day, after tasting a set

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Just When I Was About to Write-off Texas Chardonnay

Just When I Was About to Write-off Texas Chardonnay Just about every year I vow to delete the word Chardonnay

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What do the New Acres of Texas Grapes Hold in Store for Wine Consumers?

What do the New Acres of Texas Grapes Hold in Store for Wine Consumers? In my previous blog post (Texas

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Texas Wines Heading South? What Texans Can Learn From The Texas Grape Production and Variety Survey

Texas Wines Heading South? What Texans Can Learn From The Texas Grape Production and Variety Survey To some wine consumers,

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