Category: covid19

COVID 19 IMPACTS THE GRAPE HARVEST
Grape Harvests across Texas are starting earlier than normal due to an early Spring. This year brings a new twist to the grape harvest with pickers being distanced in the [...]
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GRAPE HARVEST DURING THE PANDEMIC
Vineyards are scurrying across our country trying to find a suitable labor force to harvest grapes in vineyards from Texas to California to the East Coast. One thing is certain [...]
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CORONA AND THE SAM HOUSTON WINE TRAIL
Everyone is being significantly impacted by the Corona Virus. The entire world is frozen in its actions, completely caught off guard by the sudden changes implemented by governments around the [...]
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REPARING TO CELEBRATE THE GRAPE HARVEST
Now is a great time to prepare to celebrate the grape harvest! The smells of the incoming sweet grapes are intense during the harvest! It’s so much fun to pick [...]
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RECENT IMPACTS TO THE WINE INDUSTRY
Day 932 of captivity. Well, it just seems like it with the ongoing pandemic. However, Texas wines are still flowing at our home with grocery stores like HEB and Kroger’s [...]
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CELEBRATE WINE WITH WEST SANDY CREEK WINERY
Stan and Peggy McGinley fell in love with wines while doing business in Europe, particularly in Italy. After retiring, this world-traipsing couple made their dream of having a vineyard, and [...]
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WINERY TASTINGS GO VIRTUAL
With COVID-19 changing the reality of our world, the age of computers and the internet are becoming a daily response to social distancing. Schools, businesses, and Houses of Worship are [...]
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