NEWS & BLOG
2020 HARVEST UPDATE
In a bit of a turn of events, the Texas Hill Country along with other parts of the state look to dominate this year’s wine harvest due to an unexpected fall freeze last October in the Texas High Plains, which caused significant damage for some large High Plains vineyards that historically provide the bulk of fruit for Texas wineries. As a result of the low yields and excellent vineyard management, however, the Texas High Plains vineyards are expected to deliver high-quality fruit.
STOCK UP FOR THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND — SUPPORT OUR LOCAL WINERIES
While wineries are closed again, you can still order wines for pick-up or have them shipped to you. Support your local wineries and stock up for the holiday weekend. Pedernales Cellars is offering specials on its Vermentino and Tempranillo. Six...
CORONAVIRUS TAKEAWAYS AND “SILVER LININGS”
While the coronavirus brought wineries to a standstill, there are some silver linings from the new experiences.
UPDATE: WHAT TO EXPECT WHEN VISITING OUR WINERIES
Texas wineries are now able to open their tasting rooms to 50% capacity. The Texas Fine Wine group of wineries takes the health and safety of their guests and staff seriously. We have opened with an abundance of caution to help keep you and our...
May 22 — #openlocalwine Celebration
We invite Texas wine enthusiasts to join the #openlocalwine celebration on May 22 -- an opportunity to support local wineries around the country. With the COVID-19 crisis temporarily shuttering Texas winery tasting rooms, it's so important -- now...
BE THERE! VIRTUAL WINE TASTINGS
Virtual tastings are great way to connect with wineries!
JOIN THE #TXWINE TWITTER TUESDAYS
Here is the upcoming schedule for #TXWine Twitter Tuesdays where wineries, winemakers, growers and wine enthusiasts gather on Twitter on Tuesday nights from 7-8 p.m. to share what's in their glass and chat about Texas wines. Here are the themes for...
GET YOUR WINES FOR #TXWINE TWITTER TUESDAY
The Texas wine community is coming together during the COVID-19 crisis with special wine offers, virtual tastings via Facebook, Instagram and Zoom, and other virtual social activities. One of these is the #TXWine Twitter Tuesday where...
SPICEWOOD VINEYARDS GRENACHE ROSÉ
Spicewood Vineyards Grenache Rosé is Provence-like in style
DUCHMAN FAMILY WINERY DRY ROSÉ
Duchman’s Dry Rosé of Aglianico offers fruit and structure
BENDING BRANCH WINERY FRIZZANTE ROSÉ
Pick up some sparkling rosé from Bending Branch Winery!
PEDERNALES TEXAS DRY ROSÉ & OVER THE MOON ROSÉ
Pedernales Cellars offers fabulous rose’ wines.
BRENNAN VINEYARDS DRY ROSE’
We might be sheltered in place, but at least we have rose'! This Brennan Vineyards Dry Rose' is a blend of mostly Mourvedre with a splash of Muscat of Alexandria. It has notes of slightly ripe strawberry, melon and granny smith apple. Pick up or...
SPECIAL OFFERS FROM OUR WINERIES
The Texas Fine Wine wineries offer special offers and discounts while their tasting rooms are closed.
BRENNAN VINEYARDS 2017 LILY
Brennan Vineyards makes exceptional Roussanne and Viognier wines
DUCHMAN FAMILY WINERY 2016 AGLIANICO
Duchman pioneered the Aglianico grape in Texas
PEDERNALES CELLARS 2017 ALBARINO
This refreshing Pedernales Albarino is perfect for Spring!
SPICEWOOD VINEYARDS 2017 TEMPRANILLO
Spicewood Vineyards is known for its Tempranillos!
BENDING BRANCH WINERY 2017 TEXAS TANNAT
Bending Branch Winery pioneered Tannat in Texas.
RESERVE YOUR SEAT FOR THE SXSW-JAMES BEARD FOUNDATION DINNERS FEATURING TEXAS FINE WINES
South by Southwest recently announced the 2020 series of James Beard Foundation dinners featuring nationally acclaimed chefs – and this year, for the first time, guests will enjoy Texas wines with their dishes.The exclusive red and...
OPEN THAT BOTTLE NIGHT
Everyone has that special bottle they have been holding on to, just waiting for the right time to open and share it with friends. That’s what Open That Bottle Night is all about! On Saturday, Feb. 29, people will gather to enjoy bottles of wine with great stories.
See what the Texas Fine Wine folks will open this weekend!
TEXAS FINE WINE WINERIES CONTINUE TO BRING HOME THE GOLD
Brennan Vineyards Wins “Best of Class” for New “Orange Wine/Skin Fermented Whites” Category; Spicewood Vineyards Wins “Best of Class” for Tempranillo Category January 20, 2020 – Brennan Vineyards and Spicewood Vineyards both won “Best of Class”...
TEXAS FINE WINE CELEBRATES AWARD-WINNING WINES
Wineries bring home top honors at prestigious competitions; Bending Branch Winery wins first-ever honor recognizing sustainable practices in both Texas grape growing and winemaking CENTRAL TEXAS, December 9, 2019 – Bending Branch Winery, Brennan...
TEXAS FINE WINES CONTINUE AWARDS STREAK
The wineries of Texas Fine Wine have earned more awards at the 2018 San Francisco International Wine Competition, 2019 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition and the 2018 Jefferson Cup Invitational Wine Competition. 2019 San Francisco Chronicle...
ENJOY TEXAS FINE WINE AT OUR MEMBER WINERIES
Bending Branch Winery – Duchman Family Winery – Pedernales Cellars – Spicewood Vineyards