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23 11, 2018

Why Is Small Business Saturday Important?

By | 2018-11-23T18:18:13+00:00 November 23rd, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Brown County has just over 900 businesses according to the Texas Workforce Commission. The Brownwood Municipal Development District website shows that almost 80% of the businesses in Brownwood, TX have fewer than 10 employees. Yet these small businesses are battling every day with big box stores and internet giants like Amazon. The message from Small [...]

4 10, 2018

How to Do a Wine Tasting at a Winery

By | 2018-10-04T17:48:19+00:00 October 4th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

With the first weekend of Texas Wine Month approaching, October is a beautiful month to make plans to visit some Texas Wineries! Spirit of Texas Winery is one of over 430 wineries in Texas and the only one in Brown County. Each one has its own uniqueness, story & beauty. If you haven’t had a [...]

28 09, 2018

October is Texas Wine Month

By | 2018-09-28T20:54:01+00:00 September 28th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

As we get ready to kickoff October and Uncork Texas Wine Month, here is some information about Texas Wine Month! The Texas Department of Agriculture and their Go Texan program are promoting Uncork Texas Wine Month. Clink on the link to find a list of Go Texan wineries. With the weather changing, it’s the perfect [...]

1 08, 2018

Welcome to Spirit of Texas Winery

By | 2018-08-01T19:11:52+00:00 August 1st, 2018|Blog|2 Comments

As many of you know, we’re a work in progress. Our overall plan is slowly coming to fruition. Over the past few months we’ve heard a number of people say they were told something along the line of; ‘don’t let the outside fool you, you’ll love the inside.’ Even though we knew that we were [...]

14 06, 2018

2018 Lone Star International Wine Competition

By | 2018-06-14T14:27:45+00:00 June 14th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

We’re very excited to announce that of our 6 wine entries for the 2018 Lone Star International Wine Competition; we were awarded 6 medals! Our newest wine, Spirit of Texas Rip Roaring Red received silver medals in both the Texas & International competitions. The Texian Red and Republic Red received a bronze in the Texas [...]

24 05, 2018

A Year at Spirit of Texas Winery

By | 2018-05-24T15:02:10+00:00 May 24th, 2018|Blog|10 Comments

Everyone has told us the first year would be the hardest, let’s sure hope so! While it was a tough year, it was also very rewarding. We have met SO many wonderful people, which has been our biggest blessing. The sign over our door; “enter as strangers, leave as friends” was a gift from one [...]

20 04, 2018

April Spirit of Texas Winery Update

By | 2018-04-20T16:52:04+00:00 April 20th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Things are getting busy around here. We’re looking forward to starting our 2nd year in business, we have some big goals set for 2018! Brian lost his mother at the beginning of the month, so we postponed our anniversary event until May. Price quotes are coming in for expanding our parking area and for [...]

21 09, 2017

How to Find Texas Wineries

By | 2017-09-21T21:42:31+00:00 September 21st, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Being located on a busy highway, we’re starting to get more and more travelers. Unfortunately, our nearest neighboring winery is 30 to 45 minutes away. So we’re often asked, ‘where should we go next?’ So we thought, 'why not write a blog post about How to Find Texas Wineries?' Here are three tools that Moira & [...]

29 08, 2017

Enter As Strangers Leave As Friends

By | 2017-08-29T14:19:53+00:00 August 29th, 2017|Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Enter As Strangers Leave As Friends Our neighbor stopped by last week and gave us a sign to hang. We just loved the saying and thought it would be perfect for our entrance. I quickly hung it while Sandra was still here. Before we started construction earlier this year, we knew that we wanted a [...]

11 07, 2017

Has it really been 3 months?

By | 2017-07-11T13:42:46+00:00 July 11th, 2017|Blog, Uncategorized|2 Comments

It’s been a little over 3 months since we opened. So much has happened! We went through a name change, planted 400 grapevines, added 3 beehives, installed our rainwater harvesting tanks, the parking lot flooded, had our first Wine Club member wine pick-up party, had our Grand Opening, our wines won awards at the [...]

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