Blissful Folly Farm is home to Rohan Meadery and Blissful Folly Hard ciders & fruit wines. This is "definitely worth a day trip from Texas City" and "finding the place isn't too bad so long as you are paying attention to signs on the side of the road". There is also "a good sign on TX-159 pointing out which farm road to take". Their "mead is delicious and the place has a great vibe". There are also different "choices of cider and wines as well as pizza". You will be "totally impressed" with "their specialties made with honey/mead". They also "often have live music" and you might even "go back to enjoy the nightlife that they get on the weekend". It has "a large covered area for outdoor events or just a chance to sit and have a nice drink".
You will not regret visiting Rosemary's Vineyard and Winery along "Highway 71 near LaGrange". An amazing great couple owns this place and their "service is excellent and the wine is heavenly". One of their wines is the "Muscadine and it is amazing". It is "a sweeter wine but not so sickly sweet that is overpowering". You will also "enjoy" other "dry reds" and "they end the tasting with the Ruby Port" which is "extremely smooth and very tasty" and "even to the dry red snob". You can also enjoy their pairings of "meat, cheese, and fruit tray" and "by ordering the tray you get a real idea of how each wine will go with these appetizers at home".
Blue Mule Winery is a "small and quaint" winery located on a hill north of Fayetteville, just two miles from Warrenton. When you enter the room, you will see "vintage photos on the walls". You can try their wines from "dry to sweet" such as Cigar Box Jack and the Fair Lady which is an award-winning dry Blanc du Bois. There are also "frozen wine mixtures" including "Peach Bellini or a Sangria Slushy" which is a good choice since they "are super refreshing in the Texas heat". They also "served an outstanding cheese plate with summer sausage". The wines labeled with old family photographs of "family members" and with "great stories to boot" are also noticeable.Update: They now have a food trailer open from Friday through Sunday so you can now enjoy great food along with your wine when you visit on the weekends.
Busted Oak Cellars, which is located in Carmine, Texas, is a family winery and tasting room located in Round Top. Besides the delicious wine and the breathtaking view, Busted Oak Cellars also offers entertainment. They have live music from talented singers and musicians from Texas, and there is bingo night too, which is fun! Who knew wine and bingo pair well together? Relax and unwind in a place that is family-friendly and dog-friendly as well - yes, bring your dogs with you when you come to visit! And don't forget to let them know if anyone in the group is a teacher, a veteran, or a first responder. To show their appreciation for the service of these wonderful people, Busted Oak Cellars offer discounts for these people who are tireless in serving the country and the community.
Moravia Vineyard & Winery is located in the beautiful Moravia hills between Schulenburg and Hallettsville. A "beautiful place" which is just a "short and picturesque drive from Schulenburg". When you arrive, you will see "a comfortable space". You can "either use the bar or sit at a comfortable table" while sipping "a great mix of whites and reds that mostly hit in the mid-range between fruit-forward and dry" and "listening to soothing music". You "might be astonished at the pleasant hints of buttery notes" from the 2013 "dry Blanc du Bois". Also, the "2014 dry Blanc du Bois" is "more citrusy with grapefruit notes as well as crisp texture". These are just some of the "very "good" wines that you can experience from the "sweet and unsweet wines" that they offer.
"Majek Vineyard and Winery is a cute little winery well hid from the main roads", "owned and operated by a Czech family" who owns "the land since the 1800s". They are located in the scenic rolling hills off I-10, near Houston, Austin, and San Antonio. The place has a "lovely setting" enhanced by the "beauty of the vineyard". A "perfect backdrop for the friendly staff and great wines" that you will experience. There is "a variety of red and white, sweet and dry are available on their menu". Visit and taste the "Opal wine" which is "a blend of Orange Muscat and Muscat Blanc". Try the "Cardinal's Choice" which is "a sweet red that's tastes great on a hot day". You will "definitely be back" for the "beautiful scenery and very tasteful wine selection".
The Cummins Creek Vineyards has been with the Aschenbeck family for over 100 years. This is more than just a business, but a part of local culture and heritage. While the vineyard has no tasting room, the owners of the vineyard were able to find a partner that transformed the grapes into handcrafted Blanc du Bois wines. Bottles are sold at The Vintage Shop or in farmers markets and festivals.
Whether you want to have a "nice weekend stop" or when you're on your way to Austin, The Colorado River Winery is "worth the stop if you're in need of a pour". They have a really "neat old building and rustic tasting room" in the Tuscan style where you can relax, taste, sip, swirl and purchase wines. They have "good tasting wines using a combination of local and outsourced grapes" such as the "Seasonal Bliss red table wine", the "smokey and rich" Cabernet or even the "Tempranillo red from a Texas grape". The owner is "very nice and also knowledgeable about the various brands offered". The winery keeps things fresh and fun by introducing different types of both red and white wines made in small batches.