• 100% Made in Texas, 100% Agreed!

    A few weeks ago I read an article concerning bill 1519 that was being considered in the Texas legislature. It could drastically change the way wine consumers view Texas wine. In short, a wine that indicates an appellation or geographical sub-division would need to be produced and bottled in Texas, with 100% of the grapes
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  • The Wizard of Oz: Direct to Winery

    For over 13 years I’ve purchased wine for the Chairman Selection Programs in the state of Pennsylvania, constantly hearing that the selection of wines was limited and subpar compared to the many big box retail chains run privately in other states. Retired and working for Legacy in a Glass, it was now time to travel
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  • A State of Mind in a State of Wine

    Jennilyn, Rick and I just returned from a 10- day trip to Northern California. We started in Lake County and slowly traveled throughout Napa and finished in Livermore Valley. The California wine industry is as rocking as recent sales prove. Every region was diverse and unique in its own way. At the highest end, we
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