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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!


Vineyard Blessing 2013

Vineyard Blessing 2013

Sunday, May 5, 2:00 pm Join us at 2 pm, Sunday, May 5 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 […]


New Sign

New Sign

We moved into our new building in October 2008 and now (4 years and 3 months later), we have finally painted over the “antique” sign! Thank-you to our friend Joe at Coyote Glass and the designer, Herculiz!


Happy New Year! (yes, we’re open New Year’s Day)

Happy New Year! (yes, we're open New Year's Day)

We thank-you for all your support over the last 7 years and we wish you all the best in 2013!


Evening of Yoga and Wine!

Thursday, May 10, 6:30 pm breathe deeply, smell the wine, sip the wonderful 6:30 pm–A wonderful, full hour plus a wee bit more of an outstanding yoga class that will stretch each part of your body & soul. Unwind the mind, practice restorative poses, and receive cosmic goodness. 7:30 pm–A terrific, refreshing glass of locally […]


Evening of Yoga & Wine

breathe deeply, smell the wine, sip the wonderful Thursday, March 8th, 6:30 pm Try out Tiffany’s yoga class during an Evening of Yoga & Wine, then contact Tiffany to find her other classes on Tuesdays, Fridays, etc. 6:30 pm–A wonderful, full hour plus a wee bit more of an outstanding yoga class that will stretch […]


Valentine’s for Wine Lovers!

Valentine's for Wine Lovers!

Come enjoy a romantic evening with your significant other! You will receive a basket which includes a bottle of Texas Wine, goodies from Roy T’s Bakery, cheese, truffles from Wiseman House Chocolates, and fruit. There will be live classical guitar music and romantic candle light!  ONE ticket is for TWO people.  Please buy only ONE TICKET […]


Jammin’ on the Lawn

Saturday, February 4, 2012, 4-7 pm Live Music! It’s the first Saturday of the month and that means it’s time for Jammin’ on the Lawn!  Since it’s February, we’ll likely be jammin indoors, but you never know. Bring friends, bring snacks if you like, just don’t bring any alcohol.  We’ll sell you plenty of wine […]

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