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Sangiovese – 2003; Wimberley Valley Winery; Driftwood, Texas

The color has held well over the past decade on this red wine.  Little separation was noticed on this limited release from Wimberley Valley Winery.  It is quite aromatic with some subtle tropical notes to the bouquet. 56 more words

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Strawberry-Riesling – NV; Winery on the Gruene; Gruene, Texas

This off-dry white wine has a good mix of traditional Riesling flavors meshed with luscious strawberries.  Not your every day Riesling, but definitely something special for summer to enjoy chilled. 44 more words

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3 Blend - 2000; Sister Creek Vineyards; Sisterdale, Texas

This nice red bordeaux meritage style wine is a mix of  Cabernet Sauvignon (68%), Merlot (18%), and Petite Sirah (14%).  It has retained its color pretty well over the last 14 years as well as a good bouquet.    169 more words

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Scissortail – 2007; Alamosa Winery; Bend, Texas

This is Alamosa’s take on Rhone-style white blends.  Made from Marsanne (55%), Roussane (32%), and Viognier (13%), it has a strong backbone of minerality, good character, nice golden color, and finishes quite crisp.  66 more words

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The Beerded One - NV; Dancing Bee Winery; Rogers, Texas

Well, you certainly don’t see a mead like this one every day. Take some honey, add some hops, let mother nature do its fermentation and ….viola! 146 more words

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Riesling - 2005; Amwell Valley Vineyard; Ringoes, New Jesery

This is a very nice, smooth drinking Riesling. The eye-catching golden buttery color has blessed this well aged white wine. The deep color (a sign of its age) only makes the tasting experience that much better. 121 more words

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17k Cherie – NV; Texas Star Winery; Richards, Texas

This is a unique option for any Texas wine fan.  Sure, you can make wine from almost anything, but time, attention, and a little luck will make a great tasting one.  98 more words

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