wine&beer

This is White Wine Weather!

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A great variety for right now is what it’s all about at H-E-B Montrose Market. Wine Manager Mary Busby and I share a lot of the same tastes and agree that a chilled white is just what we desire for this heat. The following three varietals are just the ticket…

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Fruit Forward Wines for August!

It’s HOT! There’s no better time to head indoors to see what’s new with H-E-B in the wine department! Remember to mix or match ANY six bottles and receive an additional discount off your total wine purchase…

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New Rosés that Rock for Summer!

More options for one of my favorite summer varietals are in at the H-E-B Montrose Market. One of the biggest misconceptions I hear about rosés is that they’re all too sweet. Not true! For red fans who want a smooth transition to white – reach for rosé!

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The COOLEST Craft Beers Come in Cans!

There’s nothing quite like an cold craft beer to cut through this stretch of heat and humidy! We’re talking local Texas beers with our cicerone at the H-E-B Bunker Hill – a scene that’s exploding with more diverse entries and ambitious styles than ever before…

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ANY Day for Rosé!

One of my very favorite wine varietals is also one of the most misunderstood… rosés! Classic rosé wines are dry and crisp…not sweet. They’re also generally VERY inexpensive, plus a low alcohol content makes them a perfect summer ‘porch’ wine…

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Try My Key Lime Pie with Prosecco!

I woke up with a CRAVING for Key lime pie recently! This homemade rendition by yours truly is perfect for pairing with this Enza Prosecco – a crisp, refreshing sparkling with flavors of pear and green apple. Talk about summer love…

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A Glass & Chat with NY Times Wine Critic Eric Asimov

It was through my love affair with the dining and travel section of the New York Times that I came to be familiar with the work of their wine critic, Eric Asimov. I recently had the pleasure of meeting Eric to interview him for Goodtaste.tv. Eric’s knowledge of wine is immense. His passion contagious.

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Just Arrived July Wines at H-E-B!

Expect fireworks for these newly shelved wines at your local H-E-B! Something for palates across the board this summer. We’re spotlighting a pricier bottle of red, a popular, inexpensive white and our rosé of right now…

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Vacation Reds & More Summer Wine Steals!

No matter if you can’t make the trip, transport your tastebuds to exotic locations with the perfect vacation wine. It’s cheaper than a plane ticket! Where have you always wanted to go? Allow the perfect bottle to take you there – if just for one evening!

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Easy Drinking Summer Reds are In at H-E-B

New wines for summer have arrived in the Wine Dept. at HEB – three in fact that we’ve handpicked for your drinking pleasure! Don’t forget, when you buy ANY six bottles, you’ll still receive a 10% discount off your purchase…

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“Anything But Chardonnay” for Summer Wines!

There’s an old wine axiom – ABC (“anything but Chardonnay”) – that we’re keeping in mind heading into the summer months. It’s a playful reminder to seek out some lesser known white wine varietals. Our selections come from all around the world with the majority under $12!

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A Toast to These Low-Price Wines on Easter!

We put together an incredible assortment of delicious ideas for your Easter holiday and got to thinking…we need some wines to go with! So, here are a few of my wine suggestions that will pair perfectly with your Easter meal. One of the most versatile pairing wines (and one that will please almost everyone) is…

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All Kinds of Finds in H-E-B’s Brand New Wine Cellar!

By now you’ve probably heard about the beautiful new San Felipe H-E-B — a 91,000-square-foot space that includes the in-store restaurant, Table 57, and The Cellar; a temperature-controlled, walk-in wine cellar for vintage wines and top-growth Bordeauxs…

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New Wine Arrivals for March!

Time to shop in the wine department at H-E-B! We’re previewing several brand new labels you’ll see floating around shelves this March…

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