Help the Honeybees!

Honeybee

Are you a mead lover? You know, that fermented beverage made with honey growing in popularity? If yes or if you have a vineyard, you will want to pay attention. Central Texas Bee Rescue is a non-profit organization dedicated to saving the honeybees and they are currently seeking out vineyards for their bee hives acrossRead More

Blue Lotus Winery and Texas Mead Works

Blue Lotus - inside

http://bluelotuswinery.com http://texasmeadworks.com You might be wondering why I put these two wineries together in one post. As I learned when I visited Blue Lotus Winery in Seguin, they are one and the same and are owned by Michael and Melissa Poole. They first opened Texas Mead Works in January 2011 and in September 2012 BlueRead More

Dancing Bee Winery

Dancing Bee - gift shop

http://www.dancingbeewinery.com Dancing Bee Winery is located in Rogers and is part of the Walker Honey Farm Store. It is owned by Janice and Clint Walker and their son Clint is also a vintner at the winery. Dancing Bee Winery opened in September 2011. Dancing Bee Winery specializes in honey wine or better known as mead.Read More

Darcy’s Vineyard

Darcy's Vineyard - inside

http://www.darcysvineyard.com Darcy’s Vineyard is located in Hallettsville and is owned by Darcy and John Warren. John is also the winemaker. Production of wine began in May, 2011 and a tasting room was opened with an official grand opening on April 14, 2012 when the main floor of the barn was converted into the tasting room.Read More

Texas Wine Release Party and Private Texas Wine Tasting

Caldwell Family Winery party - pouring

One of the best things about Texas wines besides visiting Texas wineries is drinking the wine and especially enjoying the Texas wine with other people. This post is about two events we attended this past weekend which hold true to that principle. Texas Wine Release Party You may have read about our recent experience inRead More

The TX Wine Lover Awards

There has been a lot of discussion lately on Texas wine competitions, the best Texas wineries, and so forth. Since we have visited over 100 Texas wineries, we decided to put together a quick list of the first TX Wine Lover awards to highlight the Texas wineries we feel is best in a certain category.Read More