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Make a Beeline for Back to School Bubbles!

H-E-B Houston Wines

The house is quiet…things are CLEAN! It must be back-to-school month! Wine Manager Jamie Shamburger with Montrose Market shares her picks for sparklings that sing this August!

H-E-B Wine Finds: Season 2 Recap

ALL of my H-E-B Wine Finds so far from Season 2 of Goodtaste with Tanji in one place! Some as low as $8 a bottle. Watch our short segments and shop with ease this holiday season–price points included!

H-E-B August Wines

Wines for Temps in the Triple Digits!

Some new and wonderful summer wines can be found at the largest retailer for wine in Texas – my H-E-B! Ralph my “Wine Guy” has three awesome choices for August!

Kuhlken Vineyards

Harvest Time in the Texas Hill Country!

This year’s grape harvest in the Texas Hill Country is predicted to be early and excellent — AKA one of the best in Texas history! Barring any unexpected weather challenges, the 2017 crop looks…

a’Bouzy is Open for Biz!

One of the latest additions to the Houston Restaurant Scene is set to POP on Wednesday, August 2nd! a’Bouzy (“ah boozy”) from owner Shawn Virene is a champagne-fueled concept…

CBS Austin 07.17.17

Sweet Wines of Summer!

We took a tasty detour to Italy for summer wines on the sweeter side — low in alcohol and made for fun in the Sun! Talk about an instant “mood setter” wherever the party is!

H-E-B SA Wines

Red, White & NEW Wine Finds!

Intrepid wine fans are always on the look out for new wines. Ralph my “Wine Guy” at the H-E-B Plus! on Blanco & 1604 has his picks that jive for July!

Sparklings that Stray from the Norm!

We’re talking some crazy cool summer wines with H-E-B Wine Manager Jamie Shamburger…CAN you dig it? Our trendy selections for July include…

Goodtaste with Tanji Season 3 in Sight!

Hey guys! Hope your summer is off to a fabulous start! We’re busy cooking up something extra tasty for your viewing pleasure — Season 3 of our TV series, Goodtaste with Tanji!

H-E-B Rosé

Rosés from ‘Round the World!

You know the motto: rosé all day with my friends at Houston Life! Here are half a dozen finds representing four countries, and they’re all at your local H-E-B for under $20!

CBS Austin 06.26.17

Cocktails in a Can!

It’s the season for some outdoor fun, and if you’re heading to the greenbelt or Blues on the Green this summer, keep it simple! In actuality, these “cocktails” in a can are ‘next generation’ wine coolers perfect for your next picnic!

Summer Dishes that Delight!

The summer heat is here in full force! We brought some of our current faves for dining spots (Star Fish, Lee’s Fried Chicken & Donuts) onto KPRC, plus wine pairings that please!

Lone Star Cafe

Great Restaurants with a View

From its beautiful scenery to exquisite wine and dining, people from all over the world come to San Antonio to see the River Walk. We’ve got which restaurants are a “must-do,” along with the best wines for the summer months!

Odd Duck Burger

Lone Star Favorites…More Than Meets The Eye!

Texas comfort food favorites with a twist on Goodtaste with Tanji! Savor scratch-made dishes at State Fare, make Odd Duck a “must-try” and take a bite of gourmet goodness at Backyard Bistro.

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