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Marcy Stellfox
February 14, 2018 | Marcy Stellfox

Wine Pairings for Dinner at Home this Valentine's Day

You can easily turn your home into a romantic bistro this Valentine's Day and create this inspired menu right in your own kitchen. We've even paired each dish with William Chris wines.  Continue »

Time Posted: Feb 14, 2018 at 12:23 PM
Tara Guthrie
November 30, 2017 | Tara Guthrie

Wines to Keep You Holiday House Guest Ready

‘Tis the season for galoshes, gifts, and guests. And guests, just like Christmas cookies, come in a myriad of shapes, sizes, and flavors. Whether in need of a special last minute present or planning a holiday fête, gifting is a breeze with plenty of William Chris wine in the house.  Continue »

Time Posted: Nov 30, 2017 at 11:25 AM
Tara Guthrie
November 15, 2017 | Tara Guthrie

Get to Know Our Artist Blend 2017 Finalists

Voting is complete for our next Artist Blend label winner, but the art was too good not to share a little bit about all of our finalists. Learn more about them here.  Continue »

Time Posted: Nov 15, 2017 at 11:33 AM
Marcy Stellfox
October 27, 2017 | Marcy Stellfox

Our Top 3 Texas Wine and Halloween Candy Pairings

all the littles will soon blow through their candy-coated highs and pass out into an exhausted dreamless sleep allowing you to freely plunder through their sugary stash -- or the stash you’ve squirreled away for yourself. Vivino has a kitschy Halloween candy pairing infographic if you’re interested, but we took it as inspiration and chose our top three favorites paired with real Texas wine.  Continue »

Time Posted: Oct 27, 2017 at 4:06 PM
Tara Guthrie
October 12, 2017 | Tara Guthrie

Wine for the Beer Drinker

Chris recently joined Stduio512 in Austin to share the great beers that go into making great wine. If you like these craft brews, see what Chris recommends to satisfy your tastes.  Continue »

Time Posted: Oct 12, 2017 at 10:34 PM
Tara Guthrie
August 31, 2017 | Tara Guthrie

What’s Happening with 2017 Texas Wine Harvest?

Harvest season is in full swing in Texas, in fact, in Texas Hill Country it’s almost done! Things are shaping up great for the 2017 vintage, and the fruits of this harvest will be some of our best yet. We are so excited about how well things are shaping up this year, Chris took some time out of his hectic harvest schedule for a quick Q&A session with Mark Rashap of Another Bottle Down. It is evident that Chris is extremely excited about the 2017 harvest and the wines that it will bring to the William Chris portfolio – especially Texas Mourvèdre!  Continue »

Time Posted: Aug 31, 2017 at 11:09 AM
Tara Guthrie
August 4, 2017 | Tara Guthrie

Why do vineyards cover grapes with nets?

Harvest season is in full swing for Texas wine growers. If you’ve driven through wine country in the past few weeks, you may have noticed the vines are all tied up with nets. Have you ever wondered why?  Continue »

Time Posted: Aug 4, 2017 at 11:35 AM
Bill Blackmon
June 21, 2017 | Bill Blackmon

Staying True to Texas-Grown: An Open Letter

Ten years ago, we made it our mission to showcase Texas’s terroir. We tailored our wine tasting experience to reflect, and embody the soul of Texas-grown wine and the people who make it. We have always stood firmly in support of Texas winegrowers.  Continue »

Time Posted: Jun 21, 2017 at 2:10 PM
Melissa Grady
May 12, 2017 | Melissa Grady

Reflections From a Whirlwind of a Debate for Texas Winegrowers

As the legislative session draws to a close, we’re proud of what we’ve accomplished to help provide transparency to the consumer in Texas wine labeling. Unfortunately, the bill looks like it will die in committee, but Texas wine has captivated a national audience via Fox News, Forbes, and GQ to name a few. We have dedicated our business to growing and making authentic Texas-grown wines since day one and though the bill won’t become law anytime soon we have proved that consumers like you really do care where your wine originates.  Continue »

Time Posted: May 12, 2017 at 10:36 AM
Bill Blackmon
March 31, 2017 | Bill Blackmon

Why Texas Wines Deserve "Sense of Place"

Lately, there has been a lot of talk about the importance of the use of "Texas on wine labels. In fact, Texas House Bill 1514 and Senate Bill 1833 were introduced this session to address the issue. It makes sense that we make a push to protect Texas' place in the wine industry. Can you think of anywhere else in the world that carries the same sense of pride in place as Texans do?  Continue »

Time Posted: Mar 31, 2017 at 11:38 AM