Wineries in the News

2017 Lone Star International Wine Competition Results – Texas Wineries

These are the Texas winery results from the 2017 Lone Star International Wine Competition in the 34th year of the competition. It is the oldest wine competition in Texas. Almost 600 international wines were submitted to the 2017 Lone Star International Wine Competition and 30 judges tasted and judged the wine in the two-day... Read More

7 Must Visit Wineries & Vineyards in the Lake Travis Area

There’s no need to fly to Sonoma or Napa to celebrate glorious grapes, because you have plenty of delicious handcrafted wine in and around the Lake Travis area.With sweeping views, tasting rooms and laid-back friendly vibes, the vineyards and wineries nestled throughout the Texas Hill Country are not... Read More

Pedernales Cellars Texas Roussanne 2015 Wine Review

Roussanne has undoubtedly become a huge success in recent years within the Texas wine industry. Originally hailing from the Rhône Valley of France, it offers a traditionally late bud break which can assist in avoiding damage from late spring frosts. The grape can be quite the diva on the... Read More

Battle of the Texas Mourvèdre 2017

What is the best Texas wine of a certain grape variety? Texas Wine Lover has long wondered that when we first did the Battle of the Texas Orange Muscats five years ago. A year later we were doing the Battle of the Texas Roussannes. The last Battle we did was... Read More

Top Texas Wines: Spring 2017

In case the thick coating of oak pollen blanketing the state wasn’t a giveaway, spring has sprung. And with it comes a new season of wine. To evaluate our top Texas picks for this spring, we sampled nearly 100 wines, many of which were releases and from new wineries. This... Read More

Hill Country Press

The Next Generation of Texas Women Winemakers

There are some Texas women winemakers, and lately there are even more young female winemakers who are making award-winning wines for wineries in Texas and the Hill Country. Here are some of the newest winemakers making their mark in the Texas wine industry. Read More

America’s Best Overlooked Spots For Weekend Trips

The United States is a huge country with more beautiful, interesting, and exciting places than you could ever count -- but it tends to be the same ones you hear about again and again. Lucky for us, we’ve got friends all over the country who can tell us about... Read More

Top U.S. Cities For Wine Themed Vacations

Even though Wine Enthusiast’s list of the top wine destinations for 2017 only included two wineries in the United States, you don’t have to go overseas to do some quality wine tasting and sightseeing. Read More

Wine Lovers Celebration in Health & Wellness issue of PRIME Living

Wine Lovers Celebration in Health & Wellness issue of PRIME LivingSip and sample your way through the best vintages of the Hill Country on this romantic, self-guided wine tour—the perfect getaway by the glass! Read More

Top 10 Places In The US To Visit In 2017

Your New Year’s resolution list may include traditional goals like getting in shape or keeping in better touch with friends and family. But if you’ve caught the travel bug recently, your list may also include hitting the road more. But where should you go in 2017? While bucket list... Read More