The Revival of an Old Soul

The Story of the Historic Building that is Home to Trilogy Cellars by Elizabeth Hill     *This is the story of how we managed to mesh our new wine business with a family history that is truly inspiring. The little town of Levelland, Texas—home to approximately 12,000 residents today—was a bustling development in 1926. In its […]

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The Chilton

What’s a Chilton, you ask? Ask anyone from Lubbock, Texas, and you will quickly hear about the Chilton. It’s a matter of local pride that Lubbock is home to this refreshing and simple cocktail. Legend has it that the drink was born at the Lubbock Country Club when Dr. Chilton asked the bartender to salt […]

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The Art of Sipping Wine

When I met my wine-grape-growing hubby eight years ago, my wine of choice was sweet moscato. It was awesome. I mean it. You could get a huge liter of it at Walgreens for like 9 bucks. I’m not kidding… about the cheap price or my former wine “sophistication.” Can you believe he gave me a […]

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Seared Brussel Sprouts with bacon & mushrooms

We have come to love brussel sprouts at our house. It took a little experimentation to figure out how all of us (kids included) would embrace them without bargaining away our dishwashers for the evening. And so, really, who doesn’t love bacon. Throw it on anything, right? Brussel sprouts are now a staple at our […]

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Nordstrom Anniversary Sale for Wine Lovers

I love seeing all the tips and suggestions from fashion and style bloggers for the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale! I figured that wine lovers might catch some good sales as well. Wowza, was I right! There are some incredible sale prices just released! The early access for card holders begins on July 13th and the sale […]

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Smoked Prime Rib

  So, I have a confession. The hubby is truly the talented chef in our house. It’s true and let’s be honest, it’s Chace’s kitchen and I just live here. But, I enjoy assuming the role of sous chef any night he will let me. Lucky for me, we recently collaborated on a delightful dinner […]

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Feature: Tománek Farms

Recently, I started to follow Tománek Farms on social media and was intrigued by their focus on creative uses for herbs, from gourmet lavender brownie mix to “Smudge Stick Insect Repellant.” A law school friend’s wife, Sarah Tománek Norman, recently jumped in and began revamping her family’s four-generation farm business to offer farmer’s market goods […]

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Sparkling Wine Spritzer

While my wine of choice is typically a big, bold red, I can appreciate a crisp and sparkling spritzer on hot days, like the Fourth of July this year! The best part is that this literally could not be easier. Sangria is fantastic, but sometimes, you need something quick and still impressively festive. Plus, you […]

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