Bending Branch Winery has always been on the forefront of finding new grape varieties for Texas like Tannat for their now signature wine. They also do the same when it comes to technology to improve their wines and their latest piece of equipment is a Flash Détente unit from the Della Toffola Group. Even thoughRead More
On a sunny day with pleasantly comfortable temperatures and a light breeze rustling through the trees, I pulled into William Chris Vineyards. When crossing the cattle guard in their driveway, the fact that you are going to experience something special, something unique, something… well… something very tasty becomes very apparent.
For podcast #2 of the Texas Wine Lover podcast, our sunny late summer trip to Wedding Oak Winery was well worth the drive. Harvest and fermentation were in full swing. With the sound of water hoses washing equipment and punch down tools being utilized to their fullest, the action was evident.
Jeremy Wilson has been doing wonderful wine reviews for the Texas Wine Lover® blog during the past few months. He and I have discussed the future of Texas Wine Lover and the ideas I have planned for adding to and improving the website. Jeremy added other suggestions including starting a podcast. If you are unawareRead More