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Vino and Veritas

Sep 20, 2016 By Jessica Dupuy

Rachel DelRocco, Texas's best sommelier, the state's wine industry, pairing food and wine, and how to talk about wine when you don't know much.

Reign of Terroir

Sep 17, 2015 By Jordan Mackay

A decade and a half after I wrote about the poor quality of Texas wines for this magazine, Lone Star vintners are starting to turn heads.

Balaced Wines Pursue the Lone Star State

Mar 25, 2015 By Jessica Dupuy

Texas-based Pinot Noir and Chardonnay fans looking for a safe-bet in their pursuit of quality wines from California should consider an upcoming Houston wine tasting event on Monday, March 30 from non-profit organization In Pursuit of Balance (IPOB).  Founded in 2011 by Rajat Parr of Domaine de la Côte…

And Texas’s Best Sommelier Is…

Aug 13, 2013 By Jessica Dupuy

Following a rigorous competition at the ninth annual TEXSOM conference, Austin sommelier Scott Ota, of Arro restaurant, takes top honors in what has been called a game-changing year for the state's wine industry.