wine http://tpr.org en The Secret's In The Sugar: Lower-Alcohol Wines Are Taking Off http://tpr.org/post/secrets-sugar-lower-alcohol-wines-are-taking Big, bold wines have their fans. But with the arrival of summer, make room for a bumper crop of lighter, more subtle wines.<p>"Low-alcohol wines are super hot right now," says wine writer <a href="http://katherinecole.com/">Katherine Cole</a>.<p>There's Txakoli, or Txakolina, wines from the Basque region of Spain, Rieslings from Germany and New York state, and Vinho Verde from Portugal, to name a few.<p>These wines typically hover in the 9 percent to 11 percent alcohol range. Thu, 05 Jun 2014 07:29:00 +0000 editor 32882 at http://tpr.org The Secret's In The Sugar: Lower-Alcohol Wines Are Taking Off Second Saturday Art And Wine In Boerne Looks To Woo You http://tpr.org/post/second-saturday-art-and-wine-boerne-looks-woo-you <p>Boerne will be hopping with art over the weekend for Second Saturday Art and Wine.</p><p>“Second Saturday is a show we put on every month, so it happens twelve times a year," said Johny Rosa , who owns Texas Treasures Fine Art Gallery, a Second Saturday participant.</p><p>“We have market days down in the square in Boerne. It goes from 8 a.m.-4 p.m.. And then from 4 p.m.-8 p.m. is the gallery tour,” Rosa said.</p> Thu, 06 Mar 2014 20:15:24 +0000 Jack Morgan 27815 at http://tpr.org Second Saturday Art And Wine In Boerne Looks To Woo You USDA Ban On Inspectors Entering Mexico Is Harming Border Economy http://tpr.org/post/usda-ban-inspectors-entering-mexico-harming-border-economy <div><strong>Fronteras: </strong>After Arizona’s immigration enforcement law strained that state’s relations with Mexico, things seem to be getting friendlier. Why Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto spent the day in a tiny border town. The high cost of liquor licenses in New Mexico. Finally, the USDA's ban on its inspectors entering Mexico at border crossings to inspect cattle has crippled an important part of the border economy.</div><div> Fri, 06 Dec 2013 18:20:26 +0000 Crystal Chavez 23114 at http://tpr.org USDA Ban On Inspectors Entering Mexico Is Harming Border Economy Trinity University Gets A Special Blend http://tpr.org/post/trinity-university-gets-special-blend <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Trinity University is unveiling its first-ever wine release, a custom blend that brings an extra benefit to the school.</span></p><p>Winemaker Adam Lee is a Trinity alumnus now living in California's Sonoma County. He’s back in San Antonio to market his wines from the Siduri Winery to vendors across Central Texas -- and to kick off the wine he made specifically for his alma mater.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Lee said the idea came from a conversation with Trinity’s President, Dennis Ahlburg.</span></p> Fri, 22 Feb 2013 20:39:44 +0000 Eileen Pace 6850 at http://tpr.org Trinity University Gets A Special Blend