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Simple Seasonal Sangrias

Sangria

It’s sweet, Spanish, and great for spring and summer. We’re talking sangria on We Are Austin! It’s the perfect time of year to enjoy a refreshing glass on the porch and we have some secrets to share for making the perfect batch…

Park It at Red’s Porch!

It’s that ‘in between time’ of year when it’s not too hot, and it’s definitely not cold anymore. Yep, porch weather has officially taken hold here in Austin! We found the perfect place to soak it all up at Red’s Porch on S. Lamar…

Red's Porch
It's All Good BBQ

BBQ with Wine…It’s All Good!

We’re mixing class with Hill Country ‘Q, Texas style, on We Are Austin! Most of us are familiar with pairing barbecue with beer, but how about wine? Why not! Get dibs on the award-winning It’s All Good BBQ, plus my wine picks…

H-E-B Spring Wines

Sunshine Wines on the Mind

Patio wines have arrived right on time! These lighter, inexpensive vinos are also low in alcohol. Perfect for the hot weather ahead. Wine Manager Will Bliss at the Westlake H-E-B shared a few “porch pounders” as low as $10 on shelves now.

Southerleigh Deviled Eggs

Ranch Style Rodeo Apps

Rodeo season is rolling along in Texas! While San Antonio’s is a wrap, Houston and Austin are just warming up! Utensils are optional for most all of our “ranch style” appeteasers guaranteed to fuel you for the festivities…

The Right Time for Rosé!

It’s half past wine o’clock and you’re just in time for an exclusive taste tour. Join us as we sample rosés from around the world! H-E-B has a ton of varietals in for spring. After all, patio weather has all but arrived in South Texas!

Melted Grilled Cheese

Melted’s Mission will Melt Your Heart!

Everyone in Austin is melting for the ooey gooey sandwiches from Melted – gourmet grilled cheese on a mission to give back! This for-profit food truck uses locally sourced ingredients made with love…

Taste THESE Wines with NYT Eric Asimov, Cheers!

Most intrepid wine enthusiasts have at least one wine hero. Eric Asimov, the wine critic for the New York Times, is one of mine. In this meet up, we discussed getting out of our comfort zones when it comes to drinking wine…

The Best is “In Store” at H-E-B!

H-E-B is on a quest for the best! We’ve got the scoop on the grocery store’s 4th annual Primo Picks competition. Find out how you can get your product onto H-E-B shelves. Entries are being accepted 2/22 – 4/5…

KEYE Valentine's

Chocolate & Wine Pairings

Love is in the air! We’re pairing bubbles with exceptional artisan chocolates from Chocolaterie Tessa this week on We Are Austin. Upgrade your gift for that special someone! Expect a whole lot of chocolatey goodness…

Build It LOCAL with Batch Austin!

It’s no secret we all love supporting local businesses whenever possible. Now there’s a cool new way to do just that! Batch Austin is an innovative way to sample locally made, artisanal goods from a variety of vendors around Austin…

Super Bowl Eats & Prime Time Wines

A super easy way to enjoy the big game – order out! I featured some of the fun game day eats from Third Base on We Are Austin this morning. The Funnel Cake Fries were a HUGE hit! To quench your thirst, my fave Sangria in a bottle…

H-E-B ATX wines

Expand Your White Wine Experience!

Open your mind! Especially red wine fans, there are some beautiful whites out there- some you may not have tried or even overlooked in the past. Not today! Here are 3 varietals I like this month…

Where to Dine on Valentine’s!

We’ve compiled a list of romantic restaurants in Houston, Austin, San Antonio & the Hill Country ready to celebrate Valentine’s Day with YOU. Our dining rec’s are rock solid–but these are just to get you started! We’ll be adding more by the day…

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