Tag: Texas Wine

Lubbock Loves Valentine’s Day

Love. Amor. Amore. Liebe. 愛 No matter how you say it, there are plenty of ways to express your feelings for the one you love. With the help of our local love birds on our Facebook page, we’d like to share some places that evoke the feelings that give you butterflies and make you weak

2014 Wine and Chocolate Fantasia

Two words: chocolate and wine. If that doesn’t get you in the door, I don’t know what will. The Llano Estacado Winery is proud to present the 17th Annual Wine and Chocolate Fantasia on Saturday, Feb. 8 from 6:30 – 8:30 pm. Each year the event draws a variety of local culinarians to interact in a competitive

Introducing the 2014 Visitor Guide!

It’s here! It’s here! The Visit Lubbock Team is thrilled to announce that the 2014 Visitor Guide is hot off the press and on the shelves around Lubbock and the surrounding region. We can’t wait for you to get your hands on this year’s guide, where you’ll read all about Lubbock’s hotspots and even hear

Visit Lubbock’s Top Ten Moments of 2013

Wow! What a year it has been. Although it’s been an amazing 365 days here in the “Hub City” we couldn’t leave out our favorite moments of the year. Here is our complete list of the Top Ten Moments of 2013. Enjoy! # 10 They love us, they really LOVE us! This year, Lubbock received

Visit Lubbock’s Top 10 Moments of 2013 – # 10

They love us, they really LOVE us! This year, Lubbock received a Reader’s Choice Award as one of the Top 40 Travel Destinations in Texas by Texas Highways Magazine. With 5 award-winning wineries, a hip art scene and live music every day of the week, it’s no wonder Lubbock cracked the list among Texas Highway

Foodie Favorites From A to Z – The Funky Door

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Love wine? Check. Interested in international cuisine? Check. Enjoy a night of great, mellow music to go along with your meal or drink? Check. Appreciate the arts, especially if they’re local? Check. The Funky Door Bistro & Wine Room offers all of this and more. I’m stepping in for Holly in this month’s Foodie Favorites post,

Grape Day Uncorked

The weather was gorgeous, the wine flowed with each generous pour and the Red Raiders came out victorious as hundreds of people gathered for the 20th Annual Grape Day event on October 19 at the Llano Estacado Winery. As one of five award-winning wineries in our area, it didn’t come as a surprise when I

Grape Expectations

Some say it’s the rich soil. Others swear by the abundance of sunshine in the South Plains. Whatever it may be, Lubbock’s five award-winning wineries have wowed fans with their beautifully crafted varietals for many years. This year, the Llano Estacado Winery will welcome guests to enjoy the fruit of their labor at their 20th Annual

Wines & Vines Galore!

I don’t know about you, but sometimes a glass of wine with a tasty dinner is just what I need after a long day. Thankfully, I’ll get to taste and bring home a variety of wines this weekend at the 2nd Annual Wines & Vines Festival hosted at McPherson Cellars! Guest entry is $20 for

A Day at CapRock Winery

Who doesn’t like a great-tasting beverage to help wind down after a long day? While I’m admittedly not the biggest wino around, I do enjoy a great glass every now and then. Little did I know, I live in a region of Texas that produces 70 percent of Texas wine grapes. Maybe now I’ll start