wine o. wednesday #92

wine o. wednesday #92

A few weeks ago I made a trip out to Lubbock, TX to visit my friend Kandice (she blogs over at Barque & Bite).  There wasn't much on the agenda for the weekend other than catching up.  A few years ago at GrapeFest I tried the Pinot continue reading

wine o. wednesday #80

wine o. wednesday #80

This was the first Hahn Wine I ever tried. Like I mentioned a few Wine Wednesdays back (see post) I was first introduced to Hahn Wines on one of my early trips to Dee Lincoln's Restaurant in Uptwown Dallas, and now that I continue reading

wine o. wednesday #77

wine o. wednesday #77

Up until this past weekend I had yet to try out any of the SkinnyGirl Cocktails.  In fact I thought there were only two options: margarita or sangria.  But while I was at CVS I saw that there are now SkinnyGirl Wines.  Way to go on the product placement CVS! Naturally while I was waiting for a continue reading

wine o. wednesday #73

wine o. wednesday #73

I'm not going to lie, I bought this wine strictly because of the name: Troublemaker. Troublemaker is made by wine maker Austin Hope.  The way his name is mentioned I assumed he is a big name in the wine world, but I had to google him to verify.  The Hope Family vineyards have been located in Paso continue reading

wine o. wednesday #70

wine o. wednesday #70

I know I've said it before, but sometimes I buy/try wine based on the label and this week's wine find is no exception to that. I was walking down the wine aisle in my neighborhood grocery store when I spied a bottle that said Hey Mambo and described itself as a sultry red wine. This wine is continue reading