Enjoying the Wine Culture in Dallas CheapOair Staff December 13, 2012 Dallas Drink Up Dallas! When you think about Dallas, would you normally consider that there is such a popular wine culture? Think again when visiting this major Texan city, because there is more to it than good sights, Mexican food and beer. With primal weather and a passion for wine, your next flight to Dallas may include some of the following places. Dallas Town and Country Fall Wine Trail: For one weekend at the peak of the fall season, Dallas wine connoisseurs join together to enjoy the wine trails. For $40, you can taste selected wines on the trail. There are over five vineyards to explore to enjoy the variety of flavors Dallas has to offer. When visiting, do like Dallas says: grab Dallas by the grapes. Drink Dallas Wine Trail: One of the newer trails includes the Drink Dallas folks. They claim that Dallas makes wine that is most profound in the United States. While most Americans consider California or New York to be grand producers, Dallas and even the state of Texas is trying to find their way in the wine industry. Your ticket to the Fall Grand Tasting includes a visit to four wineries and a free bottle, a souvenir and food pairings. Cork Wine Bar: If you’d rather embark on a DIY tour through Dallas, your first stop will be at the Cork Wine Bar. Join the Cork Wine experience, bringing the 21st century to the wine culture. You can choose from 48 options of wine from a computer touch screen and pour system. The varieties change every month, so you can change up the flavors. Experienced wine drinkers or even newbies will appreciate learning a little something at Cork Wine. And best of all, it’s a cozy spot to enjoy with friends and family. Times Ten Cellars: Looking for that low key spot you can always come back to? The gang at Times Ten Cellars is that quaint little place you’ll never forget. First of all, they produce over 40 of Dallas and Fort Worth’s finest wine. You can enjoy the tasting room lounge where you can truly mellow out on a nice day. You can even host the space for an intimate evening with friends or even an after-wedding ceremony. Note: Wednesdays, you can enjoy fresh pizza, or enjoy some of the finer selections from their superb Italian/Mediterranean menu. Wine Therapist: When our friends are busy, we’ve had a bad breakup or had a rough day at the office; we always have wine to count on. Get your zen from the wine therapist in Dallas. This merchant and urban oasis is where you can enjoy Dallas wine or selections from around the world. You’ll learn about its production and the healthy lifestyle that is the wine culture. We all know that a little bit of wine is good for the heart, so drink up! Don’t forget to ‘Like us’ on Facebook for exclusive travel deals!