For three generations the Perissos Vineyard and Winery family have been farming in some form or fashion. Located in the heart of Texas Hill Country the vineyard is home to quality winemaking and old-fashioned living. The Estate-style vineyard team is well-educated and operates the facility utilizing the most cutting-edge winemaking technology. From barrel aging to hand harvesting the Perissos team is developing custom products from locally...more
As wineries and winery tours continue to grow in popularity across Texas, visitors are on the look for for new vineyards to explore. No matter where you are in the state, you can find a quality winery to visit, especially in the Hill Country area. Each winery offers its own unique experience and original wine. Whether you prefer to explore wineries on your own schedule, or want to enjoy a professional wine tour, it can be helpful to research...more
The area surrounding Fredericksburg, in the stunning Texas Hill Country, produces an impressive range of wines to suit every palette. Many wineries in Fredericksburg have scenic grounds that are ideal for picnicking, and what pairs better with wine than cheese? Wine and cheese is a classic coupling that has been enjoyed for hundreds of years. This popular tradition comes down to simple science—the astringent effect of the tannins found in...more
Situated in the heart of Texas Hill Country, Fredericksburg is a small city with a slew of great wineries. Fredericksburg wine tours are easily the best way to sample the various vintages that the area has to offer. At Heart Of Texas Wine Tours, we deliver the ultimate Texas Hill Country wine-tasting experience. Here are a few of the wineries we visit regularly.
Located 10 miles outside of...more
Looking to treat a loved one to a special gift this holiday season? You may be considering a variety of gift options, from that sweater they've been eyeing to the latest and greatest iPhone, but keep in mind giving an experience can be treasured just as much, if not more than material objects. If you're living near the Texas Hill Country, one of the best experiences that you can treat loved ones to is a private wine tour from Heart of Texas...more
They say everything is bigger in Texas, and that includes the selection of vineyards in the heart of our hill country. You might be able to find tours for some of the largest and most popular Texas wineries with a simple search engine query, but if you're planning a trip to Texas, we recommend finding some of those boutique vineyards that are a bit off the beaten path.
To show you what we mean, we've made a list of some of the top...more
Whether you're a visitor to Texas or a local that wants to explore the many wineries Texas has to offer, a wine tour is a great way to learn more about the stunning wineries and talented winemakers in our great state. However, with the increase of Texas wineries comes an increase in wine tour companies, and not all are created equal. With many tour companies to choose from, it can be hard to find the right tour to make your wine tasting day a...more
At Heart of Texas Wine Tours, we know you have many choices of tour guides and companies offering Texas winery tours, and it can be tricky finding the right kind of tour for your group's needs. However, we truly believe that Heart of Texas Wine Tours offers the best of the best when it comes to winery tours. For people looking for a unique, memorable, and totally unforgettable wine tasting tour in Texas, we think our service is hands-down the...more
Group wine tours can be a wonderful way to try new local wines while spending the day relaxing with friends and exploring the beautiful wineries of the Texas Hill Country. However, there are a few mistakes to avoid when setting off on your next tour. Read on to see 3 situations you can easily avoid on your next wine tour, and contact Heart of Texas Wine Tours today to learn more about our custom, group, and private wine tour options....more