Texas Wine

One’s immediate associations of the state of Texas most often have to do with spurred boots, ten gallon hats, lassos, large portions of barbecue and conservative governors with creative interpretations of the English language. But Texas is also home to the country’s earliest wine industry, and is now the fifth-largest wine-producing state behind California, Oregon, Washington, and New York. We may not even be drinking decent wine from anywhere at all if it weren’t for a Texan. Want to learn more about Texas wine? Well, giddy up!

In the 17th century, as in California, Spanish Franciscan missionaries came to Texas and planted Mission grapes (Listán Negro) for sacramental wines, the first ones near El Paso. This continued to spread into the 18th century. Once European immigrants settled here, especially Italian ones, wines were produced for more pleasurable drinking purposes. Frank Qualia established Val Verde, the oldest continuously operational winery, in 1883 in Del Rio, in Read more »

View More

Popular wines made in Texas under $20

Find local availability for these wines:Submit

Varietals Produced in Texas View all

  • Merlot

    The Occitanian word “merlot” translates to “young blackbird.” An accurate description for this popular, early-budding...

  • Syrah

    The irony here is that Syrah’s origins could give Carmen Sandiego a run for her international wallet. Syrah’s deepest...

  • Chardonnay

    British wine writer and critic, Jancis Robinson, once noted that throughout the 80’s and 90’s in the United States, C...

  • Cabernet Sauvignon

    “King of the Red Wine Grapes.” The colonizer of the vineyards, pushing native wine grapes into its shadows. The Caber...

  • Pinot Noir

    “With so voluptuous a perfume, so sweet an edge, they make the blood run hot,” Joel Fleischman, wine columnist at Van...

Popular Wineries in Texas View all

  • Becker Vineyards

    Located in the Texas Hill Country between Fredericksburg and Stonewall, Becker Vineyards was esta...

  • Wimberley Valley Wines

    Founded in 1983, Wimberley Valley Winery employs imaginative, creative processes to reach out to ...

  • Torre di Pietra

    The Maxwell Family members are 4th and 5th generation Texans, whose family has been farming and ...

  • Messina Hof Wine Cellars

    Messina Hof Winery & Resort, a Texas vineyard established in 1977 by Paul and Merrill Bonarrig...

  • Bell Mountain Vineyards

    Located on the slopes of Bell Mountain, first identified on the U.S. Geological map of 1885, the ...

  • Delaney Vineyards

    This year, Delaney Vineyards is celebrating more than twenty years in the wine business. Jerry De...

Page 1 of 122

Texas on Snooth

  • Arcaderm Serum Genesis one & a pair of are parables, they're parables ... is Success Story,i stay in TEXAS, I`m happily married to a stunning and caring spouse,with 2 children A really huge drawback occurred in my household seven months ago,between me and my spouse so horrible that she took the case to court for a divorce she said that she by ... Read More

    Forum post in the topic https://www.myfitnesspharm.co...


  • ...-texas-techhttps://liveonvs.com/south-florida-vs-uconnhttps://liveonvs.com/tcu-vs-iowa-statehttps://liveonvs.com/maryland-vs-rutgershttps://liveonvs.com/tulane-vs-armyhttps://liveonvs.com/boston-college-vs-louisvillehttps://liveonvs.com/eastern-michigan-vs-central-michiganhttps://liveonvs.com/auburn-vs-floridahttps://liveonvs.com/bowling-gre... Read More

    Forum post in the topic https://nam25.org/fijivsurugu...


  • https://livevtream.de/oklahoma-vs-texas-tech-live/ https://livevtream.de/oklahoma-vs-texas-tech-live/ https://livevtream.de/oklahoma-vs-texas-tech-live/ https://livevtream.de/oklahoma-vs-texas-tech-live/ https://livevtream.de/oklahoma-vs-texas-tech-live/ https://livevtream.de/oklahoma-vs-texas-tech-live/ https://livevtream.de/oklahoma-vs-texas-t... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Oklahoma vs Texas Tech Live


  • BioGenX Male Enhancement  What are the clients announcing in regards ... ... ... complement? Kevin from Texas says, "I had no clue what to do once I began to feel minimum inactive in bed. What's greater, grade by grade it turned into becoming a greater problem. Before my partner could see, I chose to find out a solution. At that factor I went... Read More

    Forum post in the topic https://www.unitedstatesupple...


  • [url=https://watchnflgames.com/georgiatechvsclemson]Georgia Tech vs .../texasstatevstexasa&m [url=https://watchnflgames.com/texasstatevstexasa&m]Texas State vs Texas A&M[/url] [url=https://watchnflgames.com/texasstatevstexasa&m]Texas State vs Texas A&M Live[/url] [url=https://watchnflgames.com/texasstatevstexasa&m]Texas State vs Texas A&M Live[... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Georgia Tech vs Clemson


  • Brennan Vineyards Viognier Com Texas 2006

    Snoothrank:

    Episódio Online de Filme e Série, Resumo do Capítulo da Novela, Globo, Record, SBT, Band, Canal Viva, Videos de Mangá e Anime, Previsao do tempo, Resultado da Loteria, Mega-Sena, Quina, Lotofacil Read More

    Wine review by novela


  • Zuf my only advise is do is do all of the things you wanted to do as as quickly ... ... If you ever get to Texas will be happy to share wine with you&nbs Read More

    Forum post in the topic The Face to Face Club - a...


  • Jack, like me, if you can hang on, I will get out to Texas again.  I am reluctant to say my age, but let's say it is well into my 60's.  I would love to meet you, and that may haopen.  My wife is retiring June 30th and I will finally be able to do some things of interest before I die.  Darren, we will be meeing up soon and don't read too much in... Read More

    Forum post in the topic The Face to Face Club - a...


  • I'm not a lover of home made wines mage from non grape sources.  There ... and a dark berry grape from Texas.  "Try it!"I called a couple of locals to see if they'd had this and it may be his best ever (He's been doing this for 35-40 yrs.) So a week to chill and then try.The 2018 Chiff Red Ble Read More

    Forum post in the topic And now for something...


  • ... wisconsinpayday loans online texaspayday loans online in coloradopayday loans online ohiopayday loans online papayday loans online vapayday loans online acepayday loans online legitpayday loans online indianapayday loans online tribalpayday loans online floridapayday loans online georgiapayday loans online kentuckypayday loans online applic... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Man United vs Psg Live


  • where is it sold in houston,tx

    Comment by 919857daddy mayes 919857 daddy mayes


  • You gotta love Texas wine. Such a rare find outside of the state and so uniquely terroir driven. There are some really great wines coming out of this area and I have a feeling we're going to be seeing more and more of them as time goes by. Cheers.

    Comment by 497729Tyler Worth 497729 Tyler Worth


  • www.gotexaswine.com is a great site for more info on Texas wines. Cin cin!

    Comment by 470750Texscany 470750 Texscany


  • THE absolute BEST Pinot Noir in Texas is Sister Creek from Sisterdale.

    Comment by 341394baln 341394 baln


  • Check out the winners from the recently announced 2010 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo International Wine Competition at: http://vintagetexas.com/blog/?p=1278 Texas winning wines came from: Becker Vineyards Flat Creek Estate Grape Creek Vineyards McPherson Cellars Sunset Winery Brennan Vineyards Bruno & George Wines Circle S Vi...

    Comment by 143813VintageTexas 143813 VintageTexas


  • New image uploaded to this page.

    Page modification by 174976ralphobell 174976 ralphobell


1 2 3 4 5  ...  122 next




View larger map



Best Wine Deals

See More Deals

Recent Forum PostsView all


Texas wine ratings and reviews





Snooth Media Network