Austin | Dallas | Houston
Sort By:   Most Recent  |  Most Relevant
Search within
Search Type:

13 Results. Showing to
Page 1 of 2
Refine By:   Events (1)   Lists (0)   News (12)   Places (0)

Food Events

A pajama brunch, a pig roast and more food events you won't want to miss

By Layne Lynch

We've already covered a slew of food stories this week — Obama's pit stop at Franklin, C.K. Chin's haircut, top ranked Texas wineries — so now it's time to focus on ...


Texas' Best Sommelier

Arro's Scott Ota is named the best sommelier in Texas

By Jessica Dupuy

Last week, CultureMap reported on the seven Austin sommeliers set to compete for Texas’ Best Sommelier at TEXSOM, the professional wine education conference and sommelier competition. We ...


Masters of the Wine Universe

7 Austin wine experts compete for best sommelier in Texas

By Matt McGinnis

The Texas Sommelier Conference's (TEXSOM) annual Texas' Best Sommelier Competition takes place in Dallas August 11. Of the 24 competitors, seven hail from right here in Austin. Come meet th ...


World of Wine

Somms Under Fire tantalizes top sommelier talent with one-of-a-kind grand prize experience

By Matt McGinnis

Austin is lucky to have a growing community of motivated sommeliers that matches the ever-increasing goal to create the "ultimate" culinary experience. Local sommeliers demonstrate their ...


Wine Down

Meet the Tastemakers: Austin’s top sommeliers share inspiration and favorite wines for celebrations

By Matt McGinnis

Just as a winemaker has to combine an artful flair with precise chemistry to make fine wine, a sommelier needs to combine a skillful touch with customer service and deep wine knowledge to master th ...


taste test

Austin’s top sommeliers test skills in Somms Under Fire food and wine pairing competition

By Matt McGinnis

Imagine staring at a menu that lists an entrée of roast lamb served with artichokes, goat cheese and cinnamon spiced spinach. Your job is to match the perfect wine that will accentuate the f ...


Sensational Sommelier

Wine & Spirits Magazine names Chris McFall of Paggi House one of America's Best New Sommeliers

By Jessica Dupuy

To be a good sommelier, you have to have a certain charisma... just knowing a lot about wine isn’t going to cut it. And though it helps to have your arsenal of wine keys, service towels, a no ...


get tipsy

How to romance your date on Valentine’s Day with the right wine

By Matt McGinnis

Everybody wants to get laid, and Valentine’s Day is either a blessing or a curse when it comes to the pursuit of nook-nook. It’s potentially an excuse to have hot monkey sex with your p ...


drink up

"Récoltant-Manipulant" Champagne earns a reputation around town (and its own hashtag)

By Rob Moshein

Quick, answer this question: who produces Champagne in France?  I am certain you answered with at least one of the following names: Moët & Chandon, Veuve Clicquot, Mumm's, Taittin ...


A Traditional Dickens Dinner at the Driskill Grill

The Driskill Hotel

Feast on this five-course award-winning cuisine prepared by Executive Chef Jonathan Gelman, with wine pairings selected by Scott Ota. You'll savor a fare crafted with the movie A Christmas


13 Results. Showing to
Page 1 of 2
Refine By:   Events (1)   Lists (0)   News (12)   Places (0)

Newsletters for exploring your city

Daily Digest

Austin news, views + events

Insider Offers

Curated experiences at exclusive prices

Promo Alerts

Special offers + exclusive deals

We will not share or sell your email address

Featured CultureLists