Beer and Wine Guide

Wine Tasting Rooms

Cork Cafe
25712 Hwy. 290, Ste. C, Cypress

d’Vine Wine Bar
25202 Hwy. 290, Cypress

The Hidden Cellar
16518 House Hahl Road, Cypress

12810 Telge Road, Cypress

Urban Vine
13215 Grant Road, Ste. 700, Cypress

Wine Styles
12361 Barker Cypress Road, Cypress


Bernhardt Winery
9043 CR 204, Plantersville

Circle S. Vineyards
9920 Hwy. 90 A, Ste. B-268, Sugar Land

La Fuente Winery
10606 Hempstead Hwy., Ste. 118, Houston

Pleasant Hill Winery
1441 Salem Road, Brenham

Windy Winery
4232 Clover Road, Brenham

Yepez Vineyards
12739 FM 2354, Baytown


8th Wonder Brewing Co.
2202 Dallas St., Houston

11 Below Brewing
6820 Bourgeois Road, Houston

Buffalo Bayou Brewing Co.
5301 Nolda St., Houston

Karbach Brewing Co.
2032 Karbach St., Houston

No Label Brewery
5351 First St., Katy

Saint Arnold Brewing Co.
2000 Lyons Ave., Houston

Beer & Wine Festivals

The Woodlands Wine and Food Week
Locations vary, The Woodlands
June 1-7
Throughout the first week of June, three major wine and food events take place in The Woodlands, including the Wine Walk at Market Street, Sips, Suds and Tacos, and a Grand Tasting and Chef Showcase. Tickets range from $20-$40 for the various events.

Houston Beer Festival
900 Bagby St., Houston
June 13-14
The annual Houston Beer Fest features more than 200 brews and 20 local bands spread across three stages of live music. Now in its fifth year, the two-day event moves to its new location at Tranquility Park and the front steps of City Hall. The event attracts as many as 10,000 visitors. Tickets are $25.

Brewmasters Craft Beer Festival
Moody Gardens, Galveston
Sept. 4-6
Moody Gardens hosts an annual craft beer festival each Labor Day weekend. Events include a Friday night pub crawl, local brewery tasting tours, food and beer pairings and live music on the beach. Fireworks displays take place on Saturday and Sunday nights. Tickets start at $25.

Big Brew Destination
George R. Brown Convention Center, Houston
Oct. 19-25
More than 10,000 people are expected to turn out for the second annual event that highlights craft beer. The weeklong event features various educational classes, tastings and other activities.

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