by Kathy Sullivan Solaro Estate Winery offers an interesting historical look at the property it is situated on as well as a history of winemaking in Europe for two centuries. The focus of the owners is to grow quality grapes and produce quality wines. The first thing Robert Fritz, winery operations, wanted us to know [...]
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Your Texas Hill Country Wineries, Wine Month pass, will be honored at: Solaro Estate Austin and Solaro Urban Winery Houston. See you at the Wineries!
About a decade or so ago, if you said the words Texas Wines, it would usually make an Oenophile or Sommelier laugh or roll their eyes or maybe a bit of both. You'd not think of wine grapes growing in Texas. Or perhaps you'd think of some place that would "import" their grapes from California, [...]
Solaro Estate Winery, which recently opened at 330 T.C. Jester Blvd. (just south of I-10), hopes to put Texas Wines on the map. “We are promoters of Texas wines – California wines started in the ’60s, grew and had a boom,” said Robert Fritz, owner of Solaro, which makes all of its own wines. We’re working on introducing [...]