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If Your Thinkin’ of Pink Drinking, Come to The Texas Wine Revolution Festival This Sunday

Sat, 21 Apr 2018 01:14:45 +0000

If Your Thinkin’ of Pink Drinking, Come to The Texas Wine Revolution Festival This Sunday – April 22, 2018 Texas Wine Revolution showcases the beauty of Texas-grown wines, and this year, specifically 100% Texas grown Rosé wines. It is a unique festival that provides exposure to true Texas winemaking featuring 25+…

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Know Texas Wines – Taste and Learn About Our State’s Rapidly Advancing Wines

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 21:25:15 +0000

Know Texas Wines – Taste and Learn About Our State’s Rapidly Advancing Wines Texas wines are garnering worldwide acclaim from Double Gold medals in the prestigious San Francisco International Wine Competition, and acclaim in international competitions in Lyon France and Vienna Austria. The Texas Hill Country was named to the…

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Thu, 11 Jan 2018 02:30:23 +0000

Texas Wine Specialist Certification Class – Learn from the Man that Wrote the Book on Texas Wine Specialist of Texas Wine Class: Level 1 — Three nights, Thursdays, February 1, 8, 15 at 6:30 to 9:30 pm at the Texas Wine School, 2301 Portsmouth St, Houston, TX. The cost of the course…

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VintageTweets: Yes, sommeliers make New Year’s wine resolutions!

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 20:16:49 +0000

VintageTweets: Yes, sommeliers make New Year’s wine resolutions! CT Somm:  Sommelier Roundtable: Your Wine Resolutions for 2018. My RT: “Sommelier Roundtable: Your #Wine #NewYears #Resolutions for 2018 | #Sommelier Talk | News & Features” I have to admit, when I first read this, my mind raced back in time to…

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VintageTweets: Texas Native Somm Matt Pridgen Selects Native Wines for IronSomm Event

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 18:46:13 +0000

VintageTweets: Texas Native Somm Matt Pridgen Selects Texas Wines for IronSomm Event “RT @edible_houston: Texas Native Matthew Pridgen of @UnderbellyHOU & @Onefifthhouston Picks Texas Wine for Iron Sommelier. #texas #txwine #wine https://t.co/nyYttkvWf7 https://t.co/PI4ueizPPb“ See story on Edible Houston Website at links above or read on…. I attended the Periwinkle Foundation’s…

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VintageTweets: New Release of Wineslinger Chronicles by TTU Press

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 18:05:26 +0000

  ‘VintageTweets: New Release of Wineslinger Chronicles by TTU Press “Great holiday gift for your #TXwine aficionado or all things #Texas lover from author Russ Kane @VintageTexas and @TTUPress. New release in softcover. Order online at: ttupress.org/Products/97816….” And, so the story of Texas wine continues. The book was originally released…

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Periwinkle Foundation Provides A First-Hand View of Sommeliers’ Thirst for Competition

Tue, 07 Nov 2017 01:57:35 +0000

Thirst of Competition: Periwinkle Hosts Premier Sommelier Competition and Wine Tasting Event Iron Sommelier Presented by AUTOSOL® Returns to Houston on November 9 WHAT: Houston’s finest sommeliers will be put to the test at The Houstonian at 6 p.m this Thursday evening. Come and see it first-hand what interesting things…

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Fall Creek Vineyards 2017 Release Tasting: Texas IS Big… And, Can Grow Lots of Grape Varieties!

Fri, 20 Oct 2017 19:30:17 +0000

Fall Creek Vineyards 2017 Release Tasting: Texas IS Big… And, Can Grow Lots of Grape Varieties! Most people know it is a not an understatement when they say, “Texas is a BIG place.” In fact, in wine terms, Texas is actually larger than the whole country of France. However, many…

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Houston, Grab Yourself a Taste of Texas… Texas Fine Wine That Is!

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 20:43:03 +0000

Houston, Grab Yourself a Taste of Texas… Texas Fine Wine That Is! It’s Texas Wine Month and time to celebrate by grabbing a glass of Texas red, white or rosé. I know just the place. On Wednesday, October 25, 2017, Liz Palmer’s Texas Wine School will be featuring a Taste…

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The Wine Society of Texas 501(c)3 announces $10,000 in Scholarship Grant Awards

Sun, 15 Oct 2017 16:35:18 +0000

  The Wine Society of Texas 501(c)3 announces $10,000 in Scholarship Grant Awards The Wine Society of Texas (WST), a 501(c)3 non-profit educational organization, is pleased to announce that it will be awarding grants totaling $10,000 in support of four individuals from around the State. These  individuals are: (a) attending institutions…

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