The rodeo is in full swing in Houston, but frankly, rodeo season is year-round because we always have the over-the-top Texas fair food available. I visit my friends at Houston Life and share some of my favorite local spots with tasty rodeo finds; Killen’s Barbecue, Maclane’s Cafe, Bernie’s Burger Bus, Turkey Leg Hut and Ooh La La Dessert Boutique.
Texas is now America’s No. 5 wine-producing state! If you haven’t heard the buzz on the Fredericksburg Wine Road 290 as of late, it’s time to hit the trail. Some of the best wine in Texas is being produced right in our own backyard…
Great news – good wines for your Thanksgiving meal don’t cost a lot of money! All you need is a wine that’s got a lot of fruit and good acidity – one that will compliment the many flavors in your feast not overpower them. Here are some of my choices to get you started as you peruse those crowded wine isles.
The third WineCast episode features Kim McPherson of McPherson Cellars in Lubbock, Texas. He discusses Sangiovese, a red Italian grape.