This weekend in wine is a special one. Saturday, August 1st marks International Albariño Day (who knew!)–a celebration of the Albariño white grape. Albariño wines are typically very light and crisp – ideal for summer evenings and classic seafood pairings…
Wine & Spirits
Truly one of the best culinary events of the year is right around the corner…The 11th Annual Sugar Land Wine & Food Affair on April 23-27, which attracts wonderful chefs from across the United States and Mexico. H-E-B is the presenting sponsor of this weeklong event that is a must-do on just about every foodie’s list…
Cheers for Texas winemaker Don Pullum – he’s a chef contestant on ABC’s The Taste! The season premiere kicked off on Thursday, Jan. 2 and runs each Thursday night at 7 p.m. CT until Feb. 20 when the winner will be announced.
Happy holidays everyone! There’s a big sale in H-E-B’s Wine Department the week leading up to Christmas…ALL Cabs will be marked 10% off! It’s that time of year again. Spring for an extra-special bottle for your holiday table.
Get ready to shop for a cause while enjoying world-class wine, savory bites, a fashion show and more at Wine, Women & Shoes on Wednesday, November 6 at the Blue Star Contemporary Art Museum. Don’t forget to wear your most fabulous heels for the “Best in Shoe” contest. Yours truly will be the Diva of Ceremony and Sole…be there and be fabulous!
Journey to remote corners of the serene Jordan Estate to savor Jordan wines, olive oil and delectable cuisine—all paired with breathtaking views. Mere weeks ago, I returned from California with my visit to this family vineyard still fresh on my mind…
Hot off the presses! Introducing the 2013 San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo Champion Wines. The gold medal, top of class and grand champion winning wines will be displayed and auctioned during the 64th Annual San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo, Feb. 7-24, 2013!
It’s one of my favorite wines to drink this time of year, and never too expensive to enjoy. A good rosé is key! Plus, Father’s Day is coming up…here are three distinct offerings you can find at most H-E-Bs:
You could easily call it the most popular wine in Houston. Davis Family’s incredible Cabernet catapulted to fame after winning over palates and votes a couple of years ago at the Houston Stock Show and Rodeo to be named the Grand Champion – the highest rated wine in the competition.
Spring break is right around the corner! Goodtaste has you covered with some quick and creative getaway ideas. If you’re looking for something cool to drink poolside check out Rio Blanco Pale Ale from my friends at Real Ale Brewing Co. in Blanco, Texas or pop the cork on Girard’s Sauvignon Blanc. Crisp, citrusy and definitely up my alley for fun in the sun! Plus, I’ve got some quick and easy getaway ideas….