Add a Little Sparkle to Your Party


Some people still get confused with what to call different categories of bubbly wine such as Cava, Champagne, and Prosecco. "Sparkling Wine" is generally accepted as the catch-all phrase but I'm not sure the whole category wouldn't be better served by going first and foremost by "Magic Wine". You can explain to me with scientific jargon the ways beautiful bubbles are added all day long but at the end of that day it's all magic to me.

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Make Room in the Cellar - Fab 5 Wine Sale


I used to half-jokingly say that my favorite varietal of wine was "on sale," but all joking aside, this week (12/4-12/10) that statement might be true, because all wines with a price ending in "5" are on sale. This means that you can choose from over 200 carefully selected, diverse wines that you won't find anywhere else in Texas.

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Make the Season Bright


The holidays are the perfect time to add a little bit extra to your doorways, mantels, or tables, and really capture the magic of the season.  With that in mind, I sat and chatted with Sarah Dyer, our floral buyer, about 2013 decorating trends and how to intermix new elements into classic Christmas decor.

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What Wine Should I Pair With My...


Smoked turkey? Standing rib roast? In-laws?

Well, this question is one that we hear all the time in our wine aisles, but especially now as we all get ready to celebrate the family, friends, and food in our lives. 

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Gingerbread House Decorating


Whether you prefer a traditional Tudor or something a bit more mid-century modern, there is a spot in one of our gingerbread house decorating classes that will allow you to craft your own home, sweet home.

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Party Like A Pro


Wondering how many bottles of wine you'll need for a party of ten? Looking to introduce a few new twist to your traditional turkey? Or maybe, you are revving up for some revelry wondering if you should serve profiteroles or popovers.

Capture the true magic of the holiday season with these clever tricks and tips to ensures that your guests will enjoy, dinner will be delightful, and you will be a bit more relaxed from start to finish.

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The Star of Your Holiday Meal is Here


This year introduce a new leading lady to your Thanksgiving dinner table. Juicy, tender, and filled with flavor, Mary’s Free-Range All-Natural Turkeys are ready for their close-up this holiday season.

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O, Christmas Tree!


There are about a million acres of land devoted to growing Christmas trees in the United States, and from those acres millions of trees are cut and shipped around the country, where they will be come the centerpiece of many families Christmas traditions.  This tradition that is a staple for many is actually a fairly new ritual.  Started by the Germans around the 16th century, most American families did not fully adopt the tradition until the mid-19th century.

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Decorate Your Holiday Table with a Host of New Side Dishes


The holidays are the best time to dress up your table with festive foods that are as eye-catching as they are mouth-watering.
 
Our chefs have created several new side dishes this season that just might become your new holiday favorites. You’ll find these dishes and more, as well as our selection of traditional delights like Cornbread Dressing, Whipped Sweet Potatoes, and more. 

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