This episode features an interview with Mike McHenry, founder of Wedding Oak Winery, and Seth Urbanek, winemaker at Wedding Oak. I’m sharing my tasting notes and a bit more information about the two wines that won the Judges' Selection, the top Texas wine prize at the recent TEXSOM International Wine Awards. Plus, I’ve got all the latest news about the Texas wine industry. Whether you’re a regular listener or joining in for the first time, welcome to This Is Texas Wine.
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Interview: Mike McHenry and Seth Urbanek of Wedding Oak Winery
Dr. Russ Kane’s recent article on Wedding Oak Winery: Wedding Oak Winery: Seeing the Future in Red Blends and Roussanne for Texas
Demerits and Gold Stars
Demerit: State Legislature Missed Opportunity to Allow Liquor Sales on Sundays
Gold Star: The two wines that won Judges’ Selection medals at the 2021 TEXSOM International Wine Awards.
Judges’ Selection for Texas Red: 2017 Spicewood Vineyards Battle of Toro
Decanter: Why is Touriga Nacional a rising star?
Judges’ Selection for Texas White: 2020 William Chris Vineyards Roussanne - La Pradera Vineyard
Full results from 2021 TEXSOM International Wine Awards can be found HERE
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