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  • Rustic Chicken Parmesan September Recipe

    This is not your typical Chicken Parmesan. It is made with chicken thighs and
    homemade sauce that is served with the chicken on top. It is a style of parmesan
    chicken that you would be served in the “old country”.
  • Texas-Style Shrimp Scampi June Recipe

    Looking for a meal that’s Spring-Time light, yet satisfying? Here’s a twist on a nice Shrimp Scampi recipe. The avocado and scampi butter makes this a very special and flavorful entrée. Bon Appetit!

  • Sandy Road Vineyards Good as Gone Wins Platinum Medal at TEXSOM Awards

    Sandy Road Vineyards is proud to announce that our 2021 Good as Gone wine has won a Platinum Medal at the 2023 TEXSOM Awards. 
  • The Best Grilled Lamb Chops

    It’s grill time in Texas! Almost all grill-masters love to serve steak, ribs or brisket. On the other hand, I love grilling lamb and this easy recipe is quick and satisfying.
  • THIS IS TEXAS WINE podcast episode 59

    Thanks to the amazing Shelly Wilfong, I am the next guest on the THIS IS TEXAS WINE Podcast! Listen as I share behind the scenes details on my two Texas wine projects. I go into the history and background of Sandy Road Vineyards, our family estate vineyard in the Texas Hill Country, and I announce my new website Top Texas Wines.
  • Hawaiian Coconut Chicken Recipe & Food Pairing

    Spring in Texas is here! Goodbye cold weather, hello mild temperatures. Having spent much time in Hawaii, this weather brings back some fond memories. I have acquired a few easy Hawaiian recipes to share with y’all.
  • January Ham and Broccoli Casserole Recipe

    Now that all the craziness of the Christmas holidays is behind us, it’s time to step back and take a breather. If you are wondering what the heck to do with all that leftover Spiral Ham, here is a “comfort food” recipe that is super easy and goes a long way. 
  • Thanksgiving Perfect Wine & Food Pairings

    We are asked so many times “What wine would you pair with ………?” Here’s a little guidance when it comes to that wonderful Thanksgiving dinner you are about to prepare. We hope you find this useful.

  • Low and Slow Fall-Off-The-Bone Ribs Recipe

    Cooler weather is just around the corner and we’re craving some comfort food. This recipe is sure to satisfy!
  • GOLD Medal Winner & Texas Class Champion at 2022-2023 San Antonio Wine & Rodeo International Wine Competition

    We are excited to announce that our Sandy Road Vineyards Estate Sangiovese Rosé 2021 has won a GOLD Medal Winner & Texas Class Champion at 2022-2023 San Antonio Wine & Rodeo International Wine Competition! Congratulations Reagan for creating yet another delicious wine!
  • GOLD Medal Winner & Top of Class at 2022-2023 San Antonio Wine & Rodeo International Wine Competition

    We are excited to announce that our Sandy Road Albarino 2021 has won a GOLD Medal and Top of Class at the 2022-2023 San Antonio Wine & Rodeo International Wine Competition! Congratulations Reagan for creating yet another delicious wine!
  • GOLD Medal Winner & Texas Reserve Class Champion at 2022-2023 San Antonio Wine & Rodeo International Wine Competition

    We are excited to announce that our Sandy Road Vineyards Estate Sangiovese 2019 has won a GOLD Medal & Texas Reserve Class Champion at the 2022-2023 San Antonio Wine & Rodeo International Wine Competition! Congratulations Reagan for creating yet another delicious wine!