August 2021 Wine Events

Summer Lovin’ Fest5:00 PM to 11:00 PM    Wed, Aug 11, 2021 Venue: The Backyard Amphitheater Join the community of Fredericksburg at The Backyard Amphitheater — Texas Hill Country’s Premier Events Venue in Fredericksburg, Texas for an evening of the best of Texas Hill Country’s food, wine, and retail vendors with performances from local musicians and capping the night offContinue reading “August 2021 Wine Events”

Texas Wine Growers Tasting Series: Single AVA

Join Torr Na Lochs for our Texas Wine Growers Tasting Series event featuring wines from designated AVAs across Texas! About this event Experience Texas terroir at its finest – Sunday, June 27, 2021  Come meet the talented winemakers and owners who will be pouring 100% Texas wine for you and elaborating on the special attributesContinue reading “Texas Wine Growers Tasting Series: Single AVA”

June 2021 Wine Events

Camp Lucy Wine Retreat Type: In-Person We are excited to offer our first-ever Wine Retreat at beautiful Camp Lucy in Dripping Springs on Thursday, June 24th. Join the Bending Branch team for a private reception, dinner in the vineyard, and an overnight stay. This per-person ticket includes: 5 p.m. Private wine and bites reception at Ian’s Chapel Pavilion 7:30 p.m.Continue reading “June 2021 Wine Events”

May 2021 Texas Wine Events

From virtual wine tastings and in-person socially distanced events, here is a list of Texas winery and vineyards events to learn, taste and enjoy the best of Texas wines. Bookmark and check back frequently as this list will be updated as new events are added. Bending Branch Winery Date: Friday, May 14th from 5-7pm Type:Continue reading “May 2021 Texas Wine Events”

Celebrate Tannat Day with the 2017 Kerrville Hills Winery Tannat

April 14 is Tannat Day! Tannat is grown all around the world and in Texas we have John Rivenburgh to thank for its prevalence here. I had the opportunity to celebrate with a taste of 2017 KHW Tannat to kick off the celebration. I am intrigued by this bold yet approachable wine which is smooth yet complexContinue reading “Celebrate Tannat Day with the 2017 Kerrville Hills Winery Tannat”

The Perfect Getaway at Carter Creek Winery Resort and Spa

 Off the Texas 290 corridor in Johnson City, Texas lies a true Texas Hill Country gem. Carter Creek Winery Resort and Spa opened their stunning property in 2019 and it truly impresses. Expect gorgeous grounds, budding vineyards, live music, dreamy Texas Hill Country views and exquisite lodging that is also dog friendly. Rythm on the VineTMContinue reading “The Perfect Getaway at Carter Creek Winery Resort and Spa”

Texas Wine Month Series: Celebrate Texas Wine Month with Fall Creek Vineyards

In the first of the Texas Wine Month Series we explored one of the newest wineries in Texas. The second of series we are exploring wines from second oldest winery in Texas, Fall Creek Vineyards. Their award wining wines are sourced from 100% Texas grown grapes from several estate and farmer-owned vineyards around Texas. FallContinue reading “Texas Wine Month Series: Celebrate Texas Wine Month with Fall Creek Vineyards”

Texas Wine Month Series: Celebrate with Slate Mill Wine Collective, 1851 Vineyards & Couple in the Kitchen Charity Wines

Full Disclosure: I received a complimentary tour and sample of wines. All opinions are my own. Happy Texas Wine Month! There are so many ways you may enjoy Texas wines while supporting the Texas vineyards and wineries. Exciting ways to experience Texas Wine Month: 1. Consider visiting your favorite winery, vineyard and winery tasting roomsContinue reading “Texas Wine Month Series: Celebrate with Slate Mill Wine Collective, 1851 Vineyards & Couple in the Kitchen Charity Wines”

3 Natural Wines to Ring in the New Year

Light Years Natural Wine Shop + Bar Happy New Years Eve! During our trip to Houston last week, we visited @lightyearswine, an adorable natural wine shop + bar with a phenomenal selection of natural wines from Texas and beyond. I am learning that I enjoy natural wines and welcome learning more and tasting Here areContinue reading “3 Natural Wines to Ring in the New Year”

2016 Dandy Rosé Release Party

Dandy Rose 2016 Austin Sommelier/Winemaker, Rae Wilson is excited to announce the launch of the Dandy Rosé 2016 just in time for spring weather. I had a taste of this delightful bottle at the Toast & Roast and guarantee you will be very pleased with their 2016 Texas rosé! Come be the first to try at theContinue reading “2016 Dandy Rosé Release Party”