No need to fly to Napa Valley or the south of France to enjoy a wine tour. In fact, Houston has some wonderful wineries where you can sip and swirl. Whether you join a wine club, stop by for a taste or take a wine appreciation class, local wineries are happy to help you broaden your wine palate.
Nice Winery – Stop by this popular winery and enjoy hand crafted boutique wines. The winery offers a variety of ways to get involved. Join a Tastebud Bootcamp to learn how to do a tasting like a pro.
Water 2 Wine – Calling itself “Houston’s premier custom winery,” this establishment offers more than 100 varieties from 13 countries. Water 2 Wine offers tastings, wine by the glass and bottles to go. Stop by for a glass and view the crush facility.
Wimberley Valley Winery – Open to the public seven days a week, Wimberley Valley prides itself on being creative and fresh. Stop in on your own or take one of their scheduled tours.Located 30 miles south of Austin.
Dionisio Winery – Go beyond the typical wine tasting and join a “Paint and Sip” evening of sipping, painting and munching. Enjoy the informal setting (it’s in an industrial park) for a tasty good time.
Vino Made Easy – This innovative approach to wine tasting gives you the home party experience. A Vino Consultant will join your party and present a 5-bottle wine tasting. Vino Made Easy also offers wine clubs for foodies, music lovers and those who want special wine deals.
This sampling is just a smattering of the possibilities. Rent a limo or a mini-bus with friends and get out and discover more wineries of Houston.