You "may wonder how a winery can be in a nondescript strip mall" but "do not let the location stop you from visiting". The Stray Grape Urban Winery "is a cute little place on the northeast side of town". This "place is really nice and relaxing" with "live music". They only produce 30 bottles at a time and each wine contains low-sulfides for freshness aside from decreased headaches. Aside from being a "great place to try new wines", you will also be "impressed with the service" when you visit. The staff is also "very helpful if you are not sure what your tastes in wine are". You can even "bottle your own wine and create labels if you have an event or something".
Whisper Path Cellars is located in San Antonio. They have won their "first medal" on their "very first vintage" in LSIWC. The Lone Star International Wine Competition (LSIWC) is the oldest wine competition in Texas. Their Tempranillo and Monastrell are the wines that have won bronze medals. You can find these wines and their other wines at selected wine shops, tasting rooms, and restaurants in the San Antonio and Hill Country regions. You can also buy their wines at their online shop. Check out their website for upcoming events and newly released wines. They are a winery only with no tasting room.
Lara Vineyard is the only vineyard in Bexar County. This is a "great small place to have some wine with your significant other or your friends". It is "a beautiful location for private events with wonderful wine and delicious brick oven pizza". "The views are awesome and there is always a nice breeze". Try the "Cabernet Sauvignon" which is "very light" and has "an excellent taste". You may even have "a chance to try their wine made from a hibiscus flower (no grapes)" which is "really good". They will make you "feel right at home" and they are "very educational" in giving "background on their wines".
The Dry Comal Creek Vineyards is "super close to Canyon Lake and New Braunfels" and "this gem has lots of outdoor space and some delicious wine offering". They have "furniture of wine barrels" that is "really nice". For the tasting, you will need to call them for reservations. All of their wine is 100% Texan, Cote du Comal, Roussanne (the best in the state), Sangiovese, Tempranillo to name a few.
This is another branch of Water 2 Wine and it is a "quaint little place in downtown New Braunfels" with "a great vibe, cool outdoor patio". The "atmosphere is charming and inviting" and "the wines are excellent". There is "no food available, other than the standard chips and crackers; but you can bring in food with you". You will still have "a great time" because there are "great little platters to go with their selections of wine" which are all "delicious". You can "make your own wine labels for special occasions". Visit and have an "excellent experience" because "this is definitely a “go-to” place in Downtown NB".
Winery on the Gruene is "located just up the hill from Guadalupe River about a block west of Gruene Hall". The place is "charming with that modern industrial farm decor". There are "lots of room to sit inside or out" and "there is even space upstairs to sit or rent out for private parties". They are "very friendly" and it has a "comfortable environment". They have a "great selection of award-winning wines". The "tasting serving are healthy pour and provide the opportunity to enjoy a little more of each wine". You can also make your special occasion even better by making your own wine and designing your own original label.
You will "loved the location" and the "natural wines" when you "visit a unique winery in the hill country of Texas" that is the La Cruz de Comal Wines . The "prices seemed to be pricey but once you do the wine tasting, you'll know why". All their wines which are made as "a hobby" are "natural". There are "no additives" and perfect for "anyone who wants to taste" a "real wine". In 2012, the tasting room opened on the estate vineyard in Comal County, Texas. "The tasting room looks like a little cottage nestled in the French countryside". The owner "doesn't filter so the wines are a bit hazy and have some sediment/yeast on the bottom", the wines "ferment from wild yeast/bacteria on the grapes and whatever bacteria is in the HillCo air" and "this gives the wines an obvious farmhouse character (mild funk/horsey, slightly sour)". If you want to have an "excellent experience", this place is "definitely worth the drive out to Canyon Lake".
Kai-Simone Winery is a new addition to the Texas Hill Country wineries. This is located in Spring Branch, Texas along the Guadalupe River, very close to San Antonio. "Winery is easily accessible from Hwy 281 or Hwy 46!" You will have an "entire experience" that is "awesome" with "exceptionally divine" food and "the atmosphere is great". Their tasting room is opening in September 2019. Check their website and celebrate your next event. They are "taking event bookings now!" Send a message to them if you want to be the first to join the wine club. Space is limited. Their opening hours are Thursday to Saturday, 12-4 PM.
"Fawncrest Vineyard is a boutique winery off the beaten path between Austin and San Antonio". "If you like a dry Merlot", visit Fawncrest. You can also try the gold medal winner, Cabernet Franc 2010. Their well-hidden sanctuary is nestled in the skirts of the Hill Country overlooking Canyon Lake, housing a variety of Bordeaux style wines. They are open on Saturdays for wine tasting. You can also give them a call if you would like an appointment other than Saturday. "Good wine, nice people, beautiful view!""A hidden gem" with a "friendly atmosphere that feels like home". "Walking up the scenic drive to the lakefront patio", you will be greeted by "several amiable family pets". "Just off the patio rests the quaint vineyard and a reflection pool in the shape of Texas".
"Helotes Creek Winery makes their own wine in flavors you will not find at commercial store". A "very cool place located close to San Antonio". "Situated amongst the old buildings in Old Town Helotes" and "tucked amongst the live oaks". "The majority of the wines" they make "are sweet, and a few dry wines". The sources of grapes are "California to Texas and Italy for some of their specialty wines". "Aside from all the wines on the menu that they have all year round they also make seasonal wines, ports, and frozen wine". They also "do offer discounts for teachers and military".
Blue Lotus Winery has two locations. The first is "just 6 miles north of Seguin" and the other is located in Hye with a "nice hill country view". You can find numerous entertainment including board games, puzzles, life-sized chess set, and a giant Jenga set. The owners are "very friendly and knowledgeable about the wines, mead, and beer". They have "a great lineup" of "some funky wines" including Black Lotus, Golden Lotus, Tempranillo, and Viognier wines. "They have some of the best tasting Meads" too including "Blueberry, Minstrel (old style), Jalapeño, and Blood". Be sure to check the "different activities" on their website.