Taste award-winning Chisholm Trail wines and enjoy live music. Wood-fired pizza will also be available. Chisholm Trail Winery is at 2367 Usener Road, west of town. Call (830) 990-2675 for more information.
Each of the ten participating wineries in the Fredericksburg Wine Road 290 – Becker 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.
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.
Enjoy wine tastings from Texas wineries and local food artisans at Texas Vineyards and Beyond, 329 1/2 East Main Street, from 2-6 pm. Meet the winemakers and obtain autographed wine bottles! $10 per person at the door, includes logo wine glass, wine and food tastings.
Enjoy a full tasting of six of Grape Creek Vineyards wines in either tasting room and then head out to the patios to listen to Jeff Wood live and have lunch with a culinary creation provided by Crepe Nation.
Sat 10am-6pm Crepes available after 11am and music starts at 2pm.
Messina Hof Winery co-founders Paul and Merrill Bonarrigo have announced plans to build a second Messina Hof Winery and Resort on 10 acres on U.S. Highway 290, east of Fredericksburg in Gillespie County, with the first phase – a tasting room – expected to be in place by fourth quarter 2011. Their original winery is in Bryan, Texas.
Enjoy a glass of wine on the patio with a wood fired pizza and listen to live music with Jeff Wood at Grape Creek Vineyards, 10587 East US Highway 290.
Open 10am-6pm Pizza will be available after 11am and music will start at 2pm.
Join us on a Cellar Tour and Private Wine Tasting. Tours start at noon and run every half hour.
Mardi Gras Texas Winery style on Wine Road 290! Cayenne pepper, creole, crawfish and gumbo from top area restaurants are all likely supects to be found on this trail of fun, good eats and fabulous wine. It doesn’t get much better than this so don’t miss the fun!!
Celebrate Spring at Chisholm Trail Winery, 2367 Usener Road (9 miles west of Fredericksburg on US Highway 290), with fine wine, wood fired gourmet pizza! Call 830-990-2675 for more details.
Come “wine down” after a long week and enjoy gazing up at the stars through professional telescopes at Torre di Pietra Winery, November 16, 10915 E. US Hwy 290. Make it a romantic date or bring the family for a unique experience! Picnics and pets welcome. No outside alcohol.
7 to 11 pm. No admission fee.