Salado Winery

OPEN July 4th!

OPEN July 4th!

We are OPEN, 12-6, Monday, July 4th, 2016 and all the other days as well. Hope to see you at the winery, but if not, have a happy and safe holiday and Happy 4th of July!


Sip & Shop for Charities

Sip & Shop for Charities

Sip & Shop For Charities Thursday, April 28, 2016 from 4 – 9 PM Temple Mall – 3111 S. 31st Street, Temple, TX 76502 BUY TICKETS HERE Come out for a great night of sipping wine, shopping, and winning prizes to benefit local charities sponsored by KCEN.  There will be over $6,000 in giveaways with hourly […]


Closed Monday April 18 & Wednesday April 20

Closed Monday April 18 & Wednesday April 20

Sorry, we will be closed Monday April 18 and Wednesday April 20 to spend the day at the beach. Sorry for any inconveniences. We will be open on Tuesday April 19 and Thur April 21


Mothers Day Cork & Unwind

Mothers Day Cork & Unwind

Join us for this unique Mother’s Day Wine & Unwind on Sunday May 8, 2016.  We are working with the folks at The Yoga Room in Salado to bring you this unique wine and yoga pairing. The event begins at 10 am with a one hour beginner yoga practice, sequenced to local wines, on the […]


Our 10th Anniversary

Our 10th Anniversary

Saturday, November 7th, 6 pm Join us in celebrating our 10th anniversary!  We will have food, entertainment, prizes, a special sale and naturally WINE!  This will be a family friendly event and should be a great time.  Tickets on Eventbrite, see below… Powered by Eventbrite


Art Opening Reception with Patty Thomas – October 10th

Art Opening Reception with Patty Thomas - October 10th

It’s officially fall! Join us on Saturday, October 10th from 1pm – 7pm when Patty Thomas will be on hand to discuss her newest artworks.  She was selected for the next exhibition at the winery to showcase and celebrate Central Texas and the beauty of fall. Ms. Thomas, a Temple resident, studied art at the […]


Yes, we are OPEN Labor Day

Yes, we are OPEN Labor Day

We are open Labor Day in order to share the fruits of our labor with you!  12-6


We were on TV this morning!


Vintage 2014–trying to finish up!

Vintage 2014--trying to finish up!

Every year I think I will get the previous year’s vintage wrapped up and in the bottle before the next harvest begins, but like every year it “ain’t gonna happen”. So here is my to-do list: Chardonnay/Night Flight (50 cases) —Cold stabilization and citric acid trial. Need to test to see when cold stabilized Need taste […]


Art Opening with John P. Davis Art

Art Opening with John P. Davis Art

Art Opening Reception with John Davis. Chat with the artist and view his work! Gourmet food and wine tastings, including barrel tastings of our newest releases. Special appearance by gnomadic fashion truck! Invite your friends! FB event at https://www.facebook.com/events/386481414879365/


Salado Swirl – July 11th

Salado Swirl - July 11th

Buy your tickets now for the 2015 Salado Swirl! This is an 11-stop wine trail throughout Salado with wine and snacks at each stop. Shops will be open late for this fun evening also! Only 250 tickets are available, so purchase yours while you here: http://saladoswirl.eventbrite.com/?aff=Facebook   Participating Texas wineries and Salado shops include: Salado […]


April 2015 in the Vineyard

April 2015 in the Vineyard

Me and my helper, #wineryboy are keeping a close eye on the grapes as they develop this spring.  We have received plenty of rain, so the vines are growing like crazy.  The grapes are just tiny little balls, preparing to bloom.  In another week or two, they will be tiny blossoms. Domesticated grapes self-pollinate, so […]


Artist in Action

Artist in Action

Join us Saturday April 25th, 2-4pm Artist in Action: Christy Tremblay Christy will be painting a current piece at Salado Winery and will be available to answer any questions you may have about her art. Ms. Tremblay, a mixed media artist,  was selected for the current exhibition at the winery due to her unique perspective […]


A Painted House a Day – Christy Tremblay art opening

A Painted House a Day - Christy Tremblay art opening

Join us on Saturday, January 24th, 2015, from 5-8 pm, when Christy Tremblay will be on hand to discuss her art show “A Painted House a Day“.  Ms. Tremblay, a mixed media artist,  was selected for the next exhibition at the winery due to her unique perspective on military life. Christy just completed an art challenge, […]


Salado on the Rocks – Saturday, February 7

Salado on the Rocks - Saturday, February 7

“Take life with a grain of salt, a slice of lime, and a shot of Salado” Join us Saturday, February 7th, 2015 for Salado on the Rocks! From 5pm – 9pm, Salado businesses will be open late and will serve signature mixed drinks (wine in our shop, of course!) and nibbles. It’s a great opportunity to […]


Thankful for RECYCLING!

Thankful for RECYCLING!

This is the time to count our blessings and I sure am a lucky one, so I’ve tried to concoct a clever post that would wax poetically about how grateful I am–but I’m just not very good at it. So instead, I just want to tell you about a simple blessing that has come about in […]


The United Estates of Texas Wine Festival

The United Estates of Texas Wine Festival

Where can you taste the beauty of Texas?  The United Estates of Texas Wine Festival at The Vineyard at Florence, featuring wineries from all over our great state!  For only $15, receive a souvenir wine glass, tote and 10 pours of your choice from world-class producing Texas wineries.  Call The Vineyard at Florence for your […]


Rootin’ Tootin!

Rootin' Tootin!

We need your help tasting some wine!  We’re trying to decide the perfect formulation for Rootin’ Tootin.  This next batch is going to be oh, sOOO sWEET!  So stop by and taste a couple for me and vote for your favorite one


Bottling May 2014


Vineyard Blessing 2014

Sunday, May 18, 2:00 pm Join us at 2 pm, Sunday, May 18 at our vineyard for the Blessing of the Vineyard.  Presiding over the ceremony will be Rev. Bob Bliss of St. Joseph’s Episcopal Church in Salado, TX. Following the blessing, at approximately 3pm, the group will travel to Salado Winery at 841 N. Main […]


Trying out our NEW Vinmetrica

Trying out our NEW Vinmetrica

We are so excited!  Santa bought us a Vinmetrica for Christmas! Now we can test SO2, TA and pH much faster.  Hopefully this will also lead to better winemaking.  Thank-you Santa!


October 2013 Malolactic Fermentation Completion Test

On Thursday, October 17, 2013, we ran malolactic testing on our 2013 wines.  We were unable to find our capillary tubes, so our dots are too big and a bit sloppy.  For some reason, our control acids do not show.  I think you can still see though, that it appears that the malolactic bacteria have […]


Harvest is Done!

Harvest is Done!

Finally, we’ve finished harvesting our two tons of grapes at our Salado Vineyard.  Here is the Labor Day crew after destemming & crushing the cabernet sauvignon. Now on to fermentation! Here are some statistics though to keep you entertained while the yeast does its job making wine… 2013 harvest (latest ever) chardonnay 871 lbs merlot 1000 lbs sangiovese 842 lbs […]


Unplugging for a few days–Closed until June 1st

Unplugging for a few days--Closed until June 1st

We’re sorry, but we will be closed until Saturday, June 1st. We’re taking the maternity leave we forgot to take last summer!

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