Category Archives: Texas

DrinkLocalWine.com 2010 – THIS SUNDAY!

                There€™s still time to register for this Sunday€™s DrinkLocalWine.com 2010 conference and Twitter Taste-Off in Leesburg, Va. This conference €“ for bloggers, Tweeters and wine lovers of all kinds €“ will highlight … Continue reading

Posted in DrinkLocalWine.com, Eastern US, Food and Drink, Local Wine, Maryland, Texas, Virginia, Web/Tech, Weblogs, Wine, writers | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Wines from Where?

Wines are now made in all 50 states – but would you know that by looking at a typical wine list or store shelf? Andrew Stover, the hyper-energetic millenial generation sommelier at two hip Washington D.C. restuarants, is trying to … Continue reading

Posted in Canada, Cheap Wine, Eastern US, Food and Drink, Local Wine, New York, Regional Wine Week, Restaurants, Sparkling Wine, Texas, Virginia, Washington, Washington Post, Wine | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Number of U.S. Wineries Continues to Grow

The number of wineries in the United States continues to grow, reports Wine Business Monthly. The total at the end of November was 6,223, up 122 over the past year. That equals the 6% growth pace of 2008 and shows … Continue reading

Posted in California, DrinkLocalWine.com, Eastern US, Local Wine, New York, Oregon, Texas, Virginia, Washington, Weblogs, Wine, writers | 3 Comments

Regional Wine Week – half way point

If you haven’t yet checked out REGIONAL WINE WEEK on DrinkLocalWine.com, you should. We’ve got harvest updates on the Finger Lakes and Niagara from Lenn Thompson’s New York Cork Report, plus a post from Paul Vigna on how the bad … Continue reading

Posted in DrinkLocalWine.com, Eastern US, Food and Drink, Local Wine, New York, Regional Wine Week, Terroir, Texas, Travel, Virginia, Washington Post, Weblogs, Wine, writers | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Regional Wine Week Coming, Oct. 11-17

Calling all wine bloggers! The second annual Regional Wine Week will be October 11 through 17. This is the week we encourage all wine bloggers, newspaper columnists, radio or TV talking heads, to feature €œwine from around here €“ wherever … Continue reading

Posted in Eastern US, Food and Drink, Local Wine, Maryland, New York, Regional Wine Week, Texas, Virginia, Weblogs, writers | Tagged , | Leave a comment

DLW Conference Gets the Message Out

The DrinkLocalWine.com conference attracted about 70 people from around the country to discuss ways to promote regional wines against market preconceptions and the vagaries of the distribution system. The day culminated in the €œTexas Twitter Tasteoff,€ which you can follow … Continue reading

Posted in Eastern US, Local Wine, Maryland, Regional Wine Week, Texas, Virginia, Web/Tech, Weblogs, writers | Tagged , , | Leave a comment