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Texas Bluebonnet Wine Trail

August 13th, 2013 by Susan Lopez

Texas Bluebonnet Wine Trail

Texas Bluebonnet Wine Trail

Texas Bluebonnet Wine Trail is a group of family owned and operated wineries. The wineries run along the Texas Bluebonnet Trail.  All nine of these Texas wineries offer unique wines and wine tastings.  Throughout the year these wineries offer numerous activities and events.  These events include wine tastings, grape crushings, mystery dinners, music concerts, wine pairing dinners, vineyard tours, and more.

Texas Bluebonnet Wine Trail wineries each year offers these events:

  • Wine and Chocolate event occurs on the first two weekends, in February.  This is a wonderful way to celebrate Valentine’s Day or just enjoy chocolate with a friend.  You will sample two wines with a chocolate pairing at each winery, on the Texas Bluebonnet Wine Trail.
  • Spring Bluebonnet, Wine and Cheese event occurs on the first three weekends in April.  Travel the bluebonnet trail while in full bloom as you travel from winery to winery.  There will be tasting two wines and specially crafted cheese dishes.

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July Brenham Texas Winery Festivals

July 8th, 2013 by Susan Lopez

Four big festival weekends, in Brenham, at Windy Winery and Pleasant Hill Winery. The wineries are just minutes away from Brenham House!
Dates: July 20-21, 27-28, 2013
August 3-4, 10-11, 2013

Hours: Saturday 11:00-5:30 P.M.
Sundays noon-4:40 P.M.

Come on out for a grape stomping time! Windy Winery’s Harvest Grape Stomp, located at 4232 Clover Road, Brenham, Texas is having hay rides out to the vineyards to pick grapes, grape stomping and t-shirts to make you own prints, with your purple feet! What a great souvenir to take home, from the event. Join in the fun and share a bottle of wine with your friends, on any of these four weekends.

Pleasant Hill is also having their 12th Annual Crush for Fun. Pleasant Hill Winery is located at 1441 Salem Road, Brenham, Texas. Stomp grapes, get a t-shirt that says,” I Picked, I Stomped, I made Wine!” On this shirt you can put your purple feet print on to show everyone you stomped grapes!. Enjoy making memories with friends.

So grab your camera and bring your friends out to enjoy the wine stomps at our Brenham wineries. The cost is $25. for adults.