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Harvest Time in the Texas Hill Country!

Kuhlken Vineyards

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…

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!

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…

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!

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!

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.

Go Greek in that Glass!

There’s a fantastic little Greek restaurant tucked into the charming Rice Village neighborhood in Houston called Helen Greek Food and Wine. Yes, you’ll flip for the food but spend some serious sipping time on their wine list…

State Fare Frito Pie

It’s Texas–with a Twist!

Texas comfort food ‘with a twist’ at fabulous dining destinations across the state this weekend on Goodtaste with Tanji! SET YOUR DVR for June 10-11! There is also a time change for this week for San Antonio folks!

H-E-B Cabs for Dads

Cash In on Cabs for Dad at H-E-B!

We all love our red wine in Texas any time of year — Cabs for Dads the latest reason to indulge! H-E-B’s bi-annual Cabernet sale returns this month in time for Father’s Day!

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