Wineries in the News

Barrels + Beats

Can music played in the vineyard improve the quality of the wine in your glass?  Read More

National Geographic: Top 10 Spring Vineyards

List includes Pedernales Cellars in the Texas Hill Country. Savor the pleasures that come with a spring visit to these outstanding wineries.  Read More

Lewis Wines: A Young Hill Country Winery With Big Aspirations

As I accelerate out of Johnson City, travelling west on 290, I am careful to watch for two propane tanks on the left hand side of the road as I have it on good authority that the entrance right after them is Lewis Wines.  Read More

Hill Country’s Lewis Wines Characterizes the Future of Texas Wine

The Texas wine industry is rapidly expanding every year, and it’s not just the big operations that are making noise. A little place called Lewis Wines, just outside of Johnson City, is a prime example of quality over quantity. The winery opened earlier this year and has been creating... Read More

Texas Viognier Is Tested Against California and France – And Comes Out The Winner

This weekend in a tasting at WinePoste.com Texas Viognier soundly trounced California and French wines made from the Viognier grape.  Read More

Hill Country Press

Texas: They Make Wine There?!

The Lone Star State is probably not the first (or even second or fifth) place you’d think of when someone asks you to name US wine regions.  Read More

Visting Texas Wineries: Where do I go?

The Texas wine industry is growing by leaps and bounds which means more press coverage outside of the state. Read More

2016 Hill Country Wine Symposium

The 2016 version of the Hill Country Wine Symposium was held from January 12-13 at Horseshoe Bay Resort in Marble Falls.  Read More

Texas Hill Country lands major event with 2016 Wine Tourism Conference

The organizers of the 2016 Wine Tourism Conference selected Fredericksburg and the Texas Hill Country as the hosts for next year’s shindig. This is just the second time that the conference will be held outside the West Coast and the first time it will be held in the southern U... Read More

Seven Daytrips Perfect for Fall

These autumnal outings are all within driving distance from Austin.  Read More