Port and Pairings on Wine Road 290 this Weekend

Each of the ten participating wineries in the Fredericksburg Wine Road 290Becker Vineyards, Chisholm Trail Winery, Fredericksburg Winery, Grape Creek Vineyards, Pedernales Cellars, Rancho Ponte Vineyard, Texas Hills Vineyard, Torre di Pietra Vineyards, William Chris Vineyards and Woodrose Winery – will showcase their port and pair it with a scrumptious treat during regular winery hours this Saturday, January 22. There is no additional cost for this event; however, regular wine tasting fees vary.

Fall Texas Wine Trail opens This Weekend

In celebration of October as the official wine month for Texas, twenty-seven wineries from across the Texas Hill Country will join together to bring you the Texas Wine Month Trail; providing a tasting extravaganza that starts this Saturday, October 1. Explore these wineries throughout the month of October while enjoying wine and food pairings, seminars, demonstrations and tours, and ‘check in’ for a chance to win tickets for the 2012 Season. Cost for this trail is $15 (available online only and quantities are limited) – and your tickets are good for all 31 days in October. Tickets include a minimum of one and up to three complimentary tastes of wine (winery’s choice) at each winery, and a 15% discount on 3-bottle purchase at each winery (may exclude reserves, ports and wines already discounted). For more information, including suggested routes for this self-guided tour, visit www.texaswinetrail.com.