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Wine Fairs/Festivals/Events

Fête du Cuvée, an Oenophile’s Paradise, Just Weeks Away

By Melissa Unsell, of Vinously Chic   In a few short weeks, the most sophisticated wine auction in town will have oenophiles swarming. The annual Fête du Cuvée wine auction occurs on Saturday, March 2nd and will feature top local chefs showcasing their best culinary creations paired with exceptional wines. Oenophiles and wine enthusiasts will ascend upon the historic Bright Shawl… Read more →

Pop Up Wine Shop to Take Over Vacant Downtown Location

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 →

Culinaria Festival Week 2014: Becker Wine Dinner at Francesca's at La Cantera Hill Country Resort

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 →

Inaugural Fete du Cuvee Wine Auction

 By Vinously Chic aka Melissa Unsell Hours and hours of detailed preparation have gone into planning the Inaugural Fete du Cuvee Wine Auction.  The event will premier on Saturday, March 3rd at the Bright Shawl.  This event promises to be an oenophile and foodie paradise, as over 30 delectable wines will be poured throughout the evening and paired with dishes… Read more →

Social Wine Education #2 – The Newest VS Wine Blogger Revealed

If you have been keeping up with the Vinously Speaking posts lately you know that we are in the works of adding a new blogger to Vinously Speaking!! In a recent post we told you that the new blogger was going to be revealed at our 2nd Social Wine Education Event held at Max’s Wine Dive here in San Antonio (and for those of you who were unable to attend that event, I gave you three hints in that post as to who this new blogger is).

So without further ado, Vinously Speaking would like to introduce you to our newest wine blogger … Read more →