If you’re reading this article, chances are you are among the 13% of Americans who are categorized as “high frequency” drinkers, that is, you have wine almost daily.
Wine consumption is strongly statistically related to violent crime, and this is good news for wine lovers everywhere.
Russ Kane and Steve Krueger (Sommelier at the Westin La Cantera) recently hosted the Culinaria Texas Two-Sip tasting at San Antonio’s Hilton Palacios Del Rio. The tasting pitted carefully selected Texas wines against comparable wines from around the world. Six pairs of wines were tasted blind, with one wine in each pair hailing from a Texas producer. The audience and panel were then invited to vote on their favorites and to guess which wine was made in Texas. The results were, to say the least, eye-opening.
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