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Becky Parr

San Diego Cellars (9/09/2014)
4.5

As I've reviewed wineries, I've sometimes described newer wineries as still needing some time to find their direction, learn the complexities of making and marketing ... Read full review


Zilaro Cellars Tasting Room (9/06/2014)
3.0

During our recent trip to San Diego, we took the ferry to Coronado Island for two reasons: to visit Zilaro Cellars and to walk on ... Read full review


Airlie Winery (8/02/2014)
4.0

Wineries near Monmouth, Oregon, in the lower Willamette Valley, seem to subscribe to the philosophy that they can make and sell great wine in a ... Read full review


Basket Case Wines (7/22/2014)
3.5

Know how to make a Texas girl happy? Take her to Oregon in the middle of the summer, where it's 30 degrees cooler. Drive her ... Read full review


Duchman Family Winery (7/13/2014)
4.0

If it hadn't been for the heat, I might have thought I was in Tuscany. Of course, since it was more than 95 degrees, I ... Read full review


Salt Lick Cellars (7/13/2014)
3.5

This place has a pretty slick setup. Averyone living in or passing through Austin, Texas has heard of Salt Lick BBQ. It’s probably the primary ... Read full review


Emerson Vineyards (7/02/2014)
4.5

Family businesses are often passed down from generation to generation. However, in the case of Emerson Vineyards, we find the father embracing the dreams of ... Read full review


Cardwell Hill Cellars (7/02/2014)
3.5

“Wow, who gets to live there?” That’s what I said when I first saw the house situated on the grounds of the Cardwell Hill Cellars ... Read full review


Cowtown Winery (6/19/2014)
3.5

The Fort Worth Stockyards are all about cows – barbecue, burgers, and steak, along with the live ones that get driven down the main street ... Read full review


Crump Valley Vineyards (5/05/2014)
4.0

Crump Valley Vineyards' tasting room is, fittingly, located on Crump Lane! It's very cute and inviting from the outside, with a picnic table out front ... Read full review


Red Road Winery (4/21/2014)
4.0

I ended up loving Red Road Winery. But the first thing Red Road did was lead me on a bit of a wild goose chase. ... Read full review


Umbra Winery (3/19/2014)
4.5

*This review was produced prior to the winery changing its name from Crossroads to Umbra and moving to Grapevine. If Crossroads Winery had a tasting ... Read full review


Rising Star Vineyards - Salado (3/13/2014)
3.0

Salado, Texas is one of those little towns that seems to have a lot to discover. I only spent an afternoon there, but there's shopping, ... Read full review


Salado Creek Winery & Vineyard (3/03/2014)
4.0

Salado Creek Winery is tucked into a shopping area of Main Street in Salado. I almost missed it, but fortunately my passenger had an eagle ... Read full review


Salado Winery Company (3/01/2014)
3.0

My mom wanted to see Salado. So, one sunny Sunday afternoon on the way back to Dallas from the Austin area, we stopped. Mom is ... Read full review


Water 2 Wine - Round Rock (2/25/2014)
4.0

I went to Austin to see friends in town from Britain (he’s from Texas, she’s Scottish, they live in the English countryside) and they enthusiastically ... Read full review


Georgetown Winery (2/25/2014)
3.0

Sometimes a winery’s biggest asset is its location. Georgetown Winery has prime real estate on the east side of Georgetown’s courthouse square, which is full ... Read full review


Art of Wine (1/28/2014)
4.0

New Year’s Eve was a gorgeous day in Sedona. Doing the tourist thing as part of our honeymoon, of COURSE we went wine tasting. It’s ... Read full review


Gruet Winery (1/26/2014)
4.5

We served Gruet’s Brut sparkling wine for the toast at our wedding. It was fabulous – the wine AND the wedding! So, when I learned ... Read full review


Three Dudes Winery (12/23/2013)
4.0

No self-respecting winery reviewer could take a road trip through south Texas on I-35 and not stop at a place called Three Dudes Winery. Well, ... Read full review