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The ‘Hottest’ Wine Trail in Texas is Off Hwy 290!

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There’s no way around it: the way we taste our Texas wines has changed. We’re now America’s No. 5 wine-producing state! If you haven’t heard the buzz on the Fredericksburg Wine Road 290 as of late, it’s time to hit the trail. Some of the best wine in Texas is being produced right in our own backyard…

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SanTan Brewing Company

Every last one of the craft beers from SanTan Brewing Company are specifically brewed (and designed) for hotter climates…hence the name ‘Southwestern’ Style Ales. This Arizona-based brewery began distributing in Texas last June, on the belief that great craft beer can be inspiration fro the conversations that can change the world!

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Bubbles are Big at Montrose

I can’t think of a better way to start the New Year than with a glass of bubbly – some traditions should never change. The H-E-B at Montrose Market sells more sparklings and champagne than any other H-E-B store in Houston! More bubbles happen here than anywhere else…

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‘Here’s to Your Health’ on KHOU!

It is possible to include wine in your New Year’s diet and in any healthy diet all year long. See why the alcohol content in the wine not only plays a big role in the calorie content of each wine and the taste of the wine but also find out how higher alcohol wines can have a big impact on your sobriety.

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Diet and Drink Healthy at the Same Time

The word diet puts me in a bad mood. And, if that diet goes even further and eliminates my daily glass of wine, that mood gets even worse. Good news—you can work a glass of wine into your diet, perhaps even a cocktail or beer.

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Splurge on These Rare Holiday Wines at H-E-B!

Some of the best wine money can buy is on shelves at H-E-B. Treat yourself or someone special…and why not? It’s the holidays! These collectible wines also make incredible gifts…hint, hint.

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Celadon Chef Says It’s the Best Steak He’s Seen…

We came for the gorgeous setting, and stayed for some delicious food. Chef Marcos Uribe of Celadon in downtown Napa took care of the latter! One of the nicest products he’s ever cooked with, however, is a proud addition to his dinner menu…

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Pinot is the People’s Wine for the Holidays

Pinot Noir is your best bet for a crowd-pleasing wine come the holidays. Plus, it pairs with just about anything your Smorgasbord of a table can throw its way. My sommelier Sean has some standout pinots, all under $25, at H-E-B.

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The Holiday Reds We’re After at H-E-B

It’s hard to believe the holidays are upon us. With the recent cold front that’s blown in, November is exhibiting true form! Ralph ‘My Wine Guy’ is all set with his must-have red wines featured this month at H-E-B…

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Take Your Wine Straight to the Tub!

This is a TV segment I’ve been wanting to do for at least 7 years!! Certain scents in your bath oil could actually enhance your drinking experience. Pair your bath oil with your wine and you’re in for one heck of a relaxing night!

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HeartBrand Akaushi is on the Menu at Del Dotto Vineyards

One of the most stunning vineyards in all of Napa is also making some of the Valley’s highest rated and most sought-after wines from around the world. Now this family-owned operation is serving a one-of-a-kind beef when you attend one of their grand wine pairings…

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Popular Wine Pairs Up with Heart Healthy Steaks!

If red wine rules your palate, then consider Silver Oak a reigning king of cab. It has a HUGE following in the Lone Star State, and is among the most recognizable names in the country! For over 40 years, they’ve produced distinctive, highly drinkable Cabernet Sauvignon…

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Find the Perfect Wine for Fall at H-E-B

True wine fans know that much of the fun with drinking wine is exploring and trying new ones. H-E-B makes it a point to have reoccurring customer favorites available on shelves, while continuing to source new vintages for us to know and love as well. Autumn is an awesome time for wines at H-E-B!

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