They’re Back! CapRock Wines are in Distribution Again.

They’re Back! CapRock Wines are in Distribution Again. I made my usually “run” to Spec’s Smith Street store in Houston

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Texas Wine Shrimp Mac & Cheese Delight: My Fatal Mistake in Wine Selection?

Texas Wine Shrimp Mac & Cheese Delight: My Fatal Mistake in Wine Selection? When my wife and I get an

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Houston…Get Ready for a Treat! McPherson Cellars Roussanne (Texas) 2010

Houston…Get Ready for a Treat! McPherson Cellars Roussanne (Texas) 2010 I just found out that Houston (and maybe other locales

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VintageTexas Sunday Cyclopedia of Wine: Trebbiano of Texas

VintageTexas Sunday Cyclopedia of Wine: Trebbiano of Texas The Trebbiano is a widely known wine grape varietal, but tends to

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Caldwell Family Winery: An Urban Oasis of Texas Wine in Downtown Houston

  Caldwell Family Winery: An Urban Oasis of Texas Wine in Downtown Houston If you go to Google.com and type

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From Tannat to Souzão: Sunday Morning Tasting at Bending Branch Vineyards

  From Tannat to Souzão: Sunday Morning Tasting at Bending Branch Vineyards As I drove from my personal piece of

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Video: Calais Winery in Dallas Deep Ellum Presses 2011 Newsom Vineyards Tempranillo (The Purple Juice)

Video: Calais Winery in Dallas Deep Ellum Presses 2011 Newsom Vineyards Tempranillo (The Purple Stuff) Here is “The Purple Juice”.

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VintageTexas Sunday ‘Cyclopedia of Wine: CapRock Sweet Tempranillo – An Old Technique with a Texas Twist

VintageTexas Sunday ‘Cyclopedia of Wine: CapRock Sweet Tempranillo – An Old Technique with a Texas Twist Natural wine aficionado, Alice

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What I’m Drinking Tonight: CapRock Winery 2010 Sauvignon Blanc Martin’s Vineyard

What I’m Drinking Tonight: CapRock Winery 2010 Sauvignon Blanc Martin’s Vineyard It was a 100+ F today, but dry as

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A Tale of Two (or More) Texas Rosés on a Hot “Summer” Afternoon

A Tale of Two (or More) Texas Rosés on a Hot “Summer” Afternoon It’s Summer in Houston! Well, technically, we

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A Blast from the Past… and Present: BarZ 2004 Newsom Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon

A Blast from the Past…and Present: BarZ 2004 Newsom Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon I have to admit that I’ve never been

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Texas High Plains Vineyard Visit: A Relapse of “Coonawarra Envy”

Texas High Plains Vineyard Visit: A Relapse of “Coonawarra Envy” Those who have read my blog over its nearly three

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Flight of the Phoenix: First Look (and Taste) of the New CapRock Winery

Flight of the Phoenix: First Look (and Taste) of New CapRock Winery Last Saturday evening my Texas high plains wine

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Lubbock Locavore Meets Locapour

Lubbock Locavore Meets Locapour Our delegation of writers and media mavens arrived Lubbock Thursday evening. If you have not been

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Culinary Thymes April Recipes and McPherson Wine Pairings

Culinary Thymes April Recipes and McPherson Wine Pairings This month, I worked with Alyce Ester at Culinary Thyme to develop

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