Texas wines keep getting better and better. I believe the Becker’s outside of Fredericksburg deserve a lot of the credit for setting the bar higher for Texas producers.
Westin La Cantera
Wanna try some new wines and great food? Your timing couldn’t be better because the New World and Wine Food Festival here in SA kicks off Wednesday and runs through Sunday.
Sip, Savor & Shop Wednesday at the Shops at La Cantera – literally! Lots of wine will be poured, great food served and then of course, you can shop.
If you’ve never been to ‘a winemaker’s dinner’ and you’re interested in food and wine pairings, there’s a number of wonderful restaurants hosting events Thursday night.
I love February!! It’s the one month out of the year that it’s perfectly legal to think about, dream about and fantasize about chocolate. You’ll love this fun dessert from Brannon’s Café.
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What an incredible time of year to experience a wine tasting dinner. Imagine the setting just about sunset at the beautiful Palmer Course Clubhouse. The Westin La Cantera resort is hosting a wine pairing dinner with wine maker and owner Jim Johnson with Alamosa Vineyards. The cost is $55 per person. For more information call […]
Okay guys…it’s tonight—an incredible wine tasting of Burgess Cellars wines at Francesca’s at the Westin La Cantera. Sunset central! The view this time of year in the evening is spectacular. The Burgess vineyards are located on the famed Howell Mountain in Napa. If you enjoy red wines, you’ll enjoy this tasting. Francesca’s sommelier Steven Krueger […]
The Westin La Cantera Resort has it all – a beautiful getaway nestled in the Texas Hill Country. Nearby the exclusive Shops at La Cantera, Fiesta Texas, Sea World, the Texas Hill Country wineries.
This is the time of year to dine at Francesca’s to take in the great sunsets. Try their new Farm to Table menu—veggies and other items sourced from local producers. They really do taste better! Here Exec. Chef John Armstrong, IV shows you how to make a DELICIOUS, easy zucchini sauce to serve over scallops.
Size and shape both make a difference in the way a wine tastes. I took a seminar put on by Georg Riedel (the Riedel Glass family) where he had us take an inexpensive white wine and pour it into five glasses of different shapes and sizes.
If you’re looking for an easy romantic getaway or just a night out, check out the Valentine’s specials at the Westin La Cantera. Francesca’s (beautiful sunset view and all) will offer a five ( 5 ) course menu for $ 85.00 / $125.00 with wine pairing. The Grille (the steakhouse) will offer a four ( […]