Toasting Texas Wine Month on KXAS-TV

Red Wine with Breakfast

kxas-tv-tx-wine

tx-btls-kxasOctober is Texas Wine Month. Yes, the Texas wine industry has gotten a whole month (not just a day or two) to celebrate the grape that contributes more than $1.8 billion to our overall state economy. Texas is the 5th largest wine producing state in the country. And, it is right up there with one of highest percentages of wine purchased in the country as well, with more and more consumers in the state looking to purchase Texas wines made from 100% Texas grapes.

This morning I had a chance to visit the 11am News on KXAS/NBC in Dallas to talk a little bit about this industry I love, and highlight a few favorite wines.

Toasting Texas Wine Month on KXAS/NBC DFW

kxas-1

Some notes on the wines featured are below. Most can be found easily throughout Dallas & Fort Worth at Spec’s stores.

tx-wines

Duchman Family Winery – I talk…

View original post 368 more words

Simply Stunning Summertime Wines from Around the World

It's hot outside and you want a wine that will lift you up, without weighing you down. Here are a few ideas sure to please this summer and beyond. Light and easy, one of the best options in white wine I have found lately is a Picpoul de Pinet from the Languedoc region of Southern … Continue reading Simply Stunning Summertime Wines from Around the World