A Few Texas Wine Facts:
Texas is the 5th largest wine producing state in the country.
Texas is the 4th largest wine consuming state in the country.
Texas has more than 3,500 acres of vineyards planted throughout the state.
Texas has more than 180 wineries across the state, a few of which are producing award-winning wines that are standing up against California, French, and Spanish wines.
Last weekend Texas winemakers, grape growers, sommeliers and food and wine writers met in Dallas for two important conferences, The Go Texan Drink Local Wine Conference and the 2009 Texas Sommelier Conference. For four days the world revolved around wine, wine, and more wine.
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