Monthly Archives: October 2008

Port and Chocolate

Russ Kane is a good friend of Texas Wine.  He and his wife Dehlia were instrumental in forming the Wine Society of Texas.  They helped to recruit many Texas Wine Ambassadors to support our industry.  Each year Messina Hof does a port … Continue reading

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Semi Sweet Wines still the hottest

The Fredericksburg Wine and Food Festival is always one of our favorite events in Texas.  The people of Fredericksburg are so welcoming (willkommen-ing) and festival staff is so organized and does such a good job.  This year was no exception.  … Continue reading

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Sullivan’s Vintner’s Dinner

Wednesday night, October 15th, Paul and I hosted a vintner’s dinner at Sullivan’s in Houston.  This is an annual event that we really enjoy.  The room is intimate, the ambiance comfortably elegant, and the people who come year after year … Continue reading

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Paul and I are Grand Puppers!

Our son and daughter in law, Paul Mitchell and Karen, called to let us know that our granddog Cepheus had arrived.  He is a Rhodesian Ridgeback.  The fur on the neck stands up like a ridge.  Cepheus, the name of a mythological king, is … Continue reading

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