Texas Wine as a Family Affair
Texas Wine as a Family Affair October has been officially designed as Texas Wine Month by the Texas Department of Agriculture. The vast majority of Texas wineries are “Mom and [...]
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Texas Wine Phoenix Rise from the Ashes of Prohobition
Texas Wine Phoenix Rises after the End of Prohibition When Prohibition began in the USA in 1919, Texas had 25 active wineries. The number of wineries dwindled to one making [...]
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October is Texas Wine Month
October is Texas Wine Month The last of the Texas High Plains grapes are coming into the wineries, culminating a most unusual growing season. The Texas weather and a herbicide [...]
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Celebrate the Fall with Wines
Celebrate the Fall with Wines The Texas Harvest is winding down with the Texas High Plains still bringing in grapes. There are lots of opportunities to celebrate with wines. One [...]
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LABOR DAY AT TEXAS WINERIES AND VINEYARDS
Labor Day at Texas Wineries and Vineyards This weekend is a three-day weekend with Labor Day on Monday. Normally, we start to transition to the Fall with cooler temperatures on [...]
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TEXAS VINEYARDS PRODUCING ANOTHER OUTSTANDING CROP OF GRAPES
Texas Vineyards Producing Another Outstanding Crop of Grapes The axiom of “you can make great wines out of great grapes, but you can’t produce great wines from average grapes” is [...]
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Texas Grape Harvest and Harvest Parties
Grape Harvests and Harvest Parties Grape harvests are happening all over Texas, along with California, and Europe. What makes Texas so special is we have volunteer harvest parties at a [...]
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THE TEXAS GRAPE HARVEST PICKS UP SPEED
THE TEXAS GRAPE HARVEST PICKS UP SPEED The Texas Hill Country has been bringing in grapes to the wineries the last two weeks with the Texas High Plains where most [...]
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EXPAND YOUR WINE PALETTE DURING THE TEXAS HARVEST
EXPAND YOUR WINE PALETTE DURING THE TEXAS HARVEST People ask me how to develop your palette on wines. I have several opportunities for you to have an evening of tasting [...]
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KNOWING WHEN TO PICK GRAPES
KNOWING WHEN TO PICK GRAPES The grapes are coming into the wineries along the Gulf Coast and the Texas Hill Country. Vineyards across the country are also starting to bring [...]
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