Tag Archives: Texas

Drink Local Wine Week: Texas Tempranillo

In her Financial Times column and on her website this week, Jancis Robinson describes how Tempranillo has in the last 25 years or so become the third-most planted grape in the world, in terms of acreage, after Cabernet Sauvignon and … Continue reading

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50 States of Wine – Le Metro Underground Goes Cross Country

Earlier this year, after I wrote about the difficulty of finding the so-called “New California” wines, I was introduced to Aaron Epstein, a San Diego-based entrepreneur and new father who operates Le Metro. Wine. Underground, a subscription direct-to-consumer retailer. To use … Continue reading


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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

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