Here in the valley, the sun rises around 5:30am. At that time the stillness and serenity is gracefully interrupted by birds chirping and welcoming the morning sun. Brian and I spent the morning having coffee under the pine tree in the middle of the vineyards – the weather was brisk with great sunshine. Today we had a driver… Read more →
This trip was not for the weak at heart, as in seven days, over 20 wineries were visited. The highlights of the trip will be featured in several posts over the next few weeks.
This was a GREAT start to our Oregon wine country adventures.
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Deep In The Wine Glass of Texas … Culinaria 2014′s Becker Wine Dinner at Francesca’s at the La Cantera Hill Country Resort
There are times my line of work when I am required to work overtime, late into the evening, demanding my full attention and expertise … last week was one of those times.
But in my line of work, I absolutely do not mind having to work overtime ;)
I’m sure you wouldn’t either if ‘overtime’ involved a four course dinner and at the lovely Francesca’s at the La Cantera Hill Country Resort and paired with wines from the Texas Hill Country’s Becker Vineyards and Moniker Wine Estates of California’s Mendocino County. Read more →
Join us in the month of December for our Pop Up Wine Tasting Room! Vinously Speaking and Fresh Urban Flowers partner with the City of San Antonio to activate the Historic Book Building downtown. The City is launching OPEN to activate vacant downtown properties on Houston Street by introducing temporary retail locations that engages customers and authenticates downtown as a… Read more →
By Melissa Unsell Let’s take a short reprieve from wine, just a short one, and talk ice cream. Ice cream cools us down on a hot summer day; why not make it gourmet! Check out these tasty ideas (click image to enlarge). *Image from InStyle magazine, June issue 2013 Once you’ve cooled down, please replace that empty spoon (immediately!) with… Read more →