On October 16, Tango Houston cordially invites you to MILONGA AT THE BAYOU, a special pre-holiday TANGO CELEBRATION bringing together all of Houston's Tango dancers. The event will be held at Planet Funk Academy, featuring a beautiful grand hall and observation deck, wine, appetizers, and the DJing of Mercy, Luis and Mario! Dancing will start at 10 pm and close at 2 am. Planet Funk Academy is located at 5731 Logan Lane, off of Memorial Drive in Houston, Texas.
Please find more information about the event here: http://www.tangohouston.net
Please join fellow journalists, bloggers, and twitter folk for a taste of our first vintage in San Diego. We'll be pouring all five or our wines in our San Diego inaugural wine launch event. An assortment of cheeses and charcurerie will accompany the wines.
Russ Kindom, proprietor at 57 Degrees is graciously hosting our event and helping us spread the word about what we've been doing in Argentina leading up to our first release, the 2007 vintage of Ikal 1150.
Please join the Ikal 1150 vineyard owners at Hubbell & Hudson in the Woodlands for a wine tasting from 1:00pm to 4:00pm with all five of our high-altitude wines. This event comes one week after the famous beer and cheese festival so your palettes should be cleansed!
Hubbell & Hudson is European style market and bakery in the Woodlands, Texas. The "Wine District" there specializes in boutique and limited production wines like the Ikal 1150 Wines from Mendoza, Argentina.
Please join the Ikal 1150 vineyard owners at Vino 100 for a wine tasting from 6:00pm to 7:00pm and stay for live music, wine, and food afterwards...
Vino 100 is a retail wine shop and wine bar in the Woodlands that specializes in boutique and limited production wines like the Ikal 1150 Wines from Mendoza, Argentina.
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Please join us for the Annual Cigar Night hosted by the Young Professionals Association of the Petroleum Club of Houston. Ikal 1150 Wines of Argentina will be pouring our 2007 vintage wines: Chardonnay, Malbec, and Cabernet Sauvignon. Our sister property, Hotel Esencia, a luxury hotel estate in the Riviera Maya Mexico, has donated a stay including a wine dinner featuring the Ikal 1150 wines.
Benefits from the admission and raffle are donated to Sire Houston's Therapeutic Equestrian Centers. In addition to wine, we share a passion for horses, just ask some of Ikal 1150's best staff members—-named Manchita, Almendrita and Fosforito--the estate’s three native horses help us with many aspects of our wine production.
Friday, April 30, 2010 7:00pm - 11:00pm Petroleum Club of Houston 800 Bell, 43rd Floor Houston TX 77002 713-659-1431 Donation $100 per person (members), $120 per person (non-members) RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org
Esencia is a 50-acre private estate, with an awe-inspiring beachfront, two swimming pools, day spa, gourmet restaurant, and an indulgent atmosphere fitting of royalty. In fact, the property and many of the buildings once served as the exclusive beach-side retreat of an actual Italian duchess. Though friendly, warm and generous, the duchess demands the very best and Esencia still benefits from her superior taste, her impeccable style and her zest for life.
Check back on April 15, 2010 when we post a link to the winners of the 26th annual Dallas Morning News Wine Competition. The competition started in 1985 with 570 wine entries. This year it has grown to over 3,000 entries in 2010.
Please join vineyard owners Sandra and Jerry Ward, who grew up in Tyler, as they pour their award winning Ikal 1150 wines from Argentina at the 2010 Off the Vine, Wine Gala and Auction.
Showcasing the style and sophistication of city living, top local Houston designers will participate in a unique design competition that highlights the innovative and luxurious style of urban living. Renea Abbott, Chandos Dodson, and Michael Stribling will compete to win best design for a one-bedroom "deluxe apartment in the sky" at Houston's new residential high-rise One Park Place.
We're co-sponsoring this year's Art Show and Auction 2010 by donating a selection of wines including the Ikal 1150 Chardonnay and Malbec. We're excited to see the great artwork the St. Stephens students have created and to pour our wines for their parents!
The transformation of Pecore Hall into an art gallery is complete and looking fabulous! There are many incredible art pieces created by the St. Stephens students for action. Also featured are great getaways and memorabilia this year. Tickets at the door are $75 and include dinner catered by Treebeard’s, drinks, and dessert.
The excitement gets uncorked at the Rodeo Uncorked! Roundup and Best Bites Competition, as attendees delight their taste buds at this lively event featuring the announcement of the International Wine Competition Champions, as well as the culinary competition of regional restaurants and catering institutions.
We're sponsoring this year's "Everybody's Somebody" charity event at Poe Elementary with a donation of our wine for the dinner and tasting events. For the silent auction, we've teamed up with Hotel Esencia to offer a 3 day 4 night wine and dine experience in Mexico's Riviera Maya.
This year the country & western theme will include a BBQ dinner, silent auction, live auction, big board, and a live band. There will also be a wine raffle with donations from Ikal 1150 Wines of Argentina and auction attendees. You may donate wines to Poe Elementary by way of the Houston Wine Merchant.
by Lisa Rogak Copyright 2009 Wine Enthusiast Magazine please see link below...
... For the lovers of wines and equines, we've rounded up a list of outfitters who will take care of everything from saddling up to preparing a tasting menu...
Saturday, December 13, 2009 Copyright 2009 KXAN Austin
Pairing up Austin, Texas' favorite holiday foods with the Ikal 1150 wines from Mendoza, Argentina.