Using 100% Texas grown fruit William Chris Vineyards is a family owned winery and vineyard operation nestled on the edge of Hye, Texas in the Hill Country AVA (American Viticultural Area). Founded in 2009 by Bill Blackmon and Chris Brundrett, William Chris is first defined by a sensational portfolio of Texas grown hand-crafted wines. An […]
Horseshoe Bay Resort presents the 2015 Wine and Dine Festival Join us the weekend of November 20-November 21st for the Hill Country’s ultimate Wine and Food Festival. Enjoy a five-course dinner on Friday evening where each course is thoughtfully paired with an outstanding varietal grown right here in the Hill Country. Direct from Austin, The […]
Tickets are on sale now for the 2014 Wine and Dine Festival at Horseshoe Bay Resort. This is the 10th year of the annual Festival that brings wine enthusiasts from all over the state of Texas together to celebrate the growing Hill Country wine Region. The Festival celebrates great food as well as many award-winning […]
When El Ochete takes the stage the dance floor is never empty! El Ochete is comprised of Austin’s most renown Salsa musicians. From their sexy onstage chemistry to their sizzling custom arrangements, their infectious rhythm will keep you moving all night long! Fronted by vocalists Josseph Duran from Saltillo, Mexico and Karen Zavala (voted “Best […]
Spicewood Vineyards, operated by the Yates family, has a tradition of making exceptional wines that consistently win competitions. The original handcrafted winery building resembles a Texas Hill Country home of the 19th century. A new building was added in 1999 that includes a covered pavilion where a boxed lunch and glass of wine will be […]
Pedernales Cellars is Texas’ leading producer of authentic, handcrafted wines, specializing in Spanish and Rhone style wines. Its award-winning Texas Tempranillo and Viognier are benchmarks for these grape varietals in the state. Family owned & operated, the estate vineyard was planted in 1995. Pedernales Cellars is dedicated to world-class wines, sustainable practices, and Texas Hill […]
Perissos award-winning wines are hand-crafted from 100% Texas fruit; most of which is homegrown on the 16 acre family vineyard. Perissos is a Greek word found in the Bible (Ephesians 3:20) meaning “exceeding abundantly, beyond what is expected, imagined, or hoped for.” Following the urge to get back to the family farming roots, Perissos was […]
Roshni Gurnani Cooking Demo 11 a.m., Saturday, November 21st at Palm D’Or Pavilion A native of Canada, Roshni has always been interested and passionate about food. Since the tender age of 7, she wanted to be a chef and her career began at the age of 13. She started her path to become a chef at […]
Food Network Star finalist Jay Ducote to host cooking demonstration on Saturday, November 21st at 1 p.m.
Chef Jay Ducote Cooking Demo 1 p.m., Saturday, November 20th at Palm D’Or Pavilion Jay Ducote spends most of his time as a food and beverage writer, blogger, radio host, speaker, video producer, culinary personality, chef and hugger. Residing in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and traveling as much as he can, Jay finished runner-up on season […]
Chef Cutter Brewer 12 p.m. , Saturday, November 21st at Palm D’Or Pavilion Originally from Beaumont,TX, Cutter Brewer served in the U.S. Navy as a Rescue Swimmer aboard the USS Kitty Hawk as a part of HS-14 from 2000-2004, participating in Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom. After transitioning into the world of cuisine, […]
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Fall Creek Vineyards was established in 1975 by Texas businessman/rancher, Ed Auler and his wife, Susan. The vineyards are located eighty miles northwest of Austin in the Texas Hill Country where the sandy loam soil, warm days and cool breezes off Lake Buchanan provide an excellent microclimate for growing premium wine grapes.
Stone House Vineyards is perched on a high bluff overlooking Lake Travis. This 7-acre vineyard reaps benefits from moderating cool breezes blowing in off the water. The winery is constructed from massive limestone blocks, each weighing over 2000 pounds! The barrel room itself is temperature controlled at 58 degrees in order to maintain the quality […]
Location: Comfort, Texas Acres: 56 acre estate with 14 acres of vineyards Varietals: 14 varietals, including: Tempranillo, Texas Tannat, Petite Sarah, Picpoul Blanc and Cabernet Sauvignon, From the winery: With the focus of our production being full bodied, dry, red wines we are nurturing 14 planted acres that consist of 14 varietals, the oldest and […]
Inwood Estates was established in 2004 and the winery built in 2005 which housed the first in-house crush. The 2003 and 2004 wines were custom crushed at Wales Manor Winery in McKinney, Texas where Mr. Gatlin served as winemaker for both vintages of Tempranillo-Cabernet. The 2003 Temp-Cab and the 2005 Palo-Chard were released August 1, 2006 to a great […]