Wine lovers waited in long lines for a taste of Texas wines.
five.. kxan’s mary lee tells us how the economy is painting a pretty picture for our state’s wine industry. industry. wine lovers waited in a long line for a taste of the austin wine festival.”it is my first time. we’ve been talking about it for weeks at work.” work.”winemakers poured glass after glass of their unique, texas wines. wines.”i think it’s very important to support all local businesses. i grew up in lubbock. there’s a couple of wineries up where i grew up. i’m familiar with a few texas wines but not a lot.”texas hill country wineries are gaing international attention.they’re the second- fastest growing wine destination in the nation, second only to napa… according to orbitz.com. “it’s exciting to know texas is known for more than the wild west, etc.”texas wineries are a 1.8 billion dollar industry.these tough economic times are actually helping wineries. wineries.unfortunat