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Wine Connoisseurs of texas  

Phone (512) 381-1067, Ext. 2075

Voice Mail & Fax 1-888-392-4832 ext.  266-664-7738 (Connoisseu)

Press Release

Contact: David J. Kenner

Phone: (512) 381-1067 ext 2075


Monday, October 09, 2000

new wine appreciation group in austin

AUSTIN: The Wine Connoisseurs is a new wine appreciation group in Austin.We have our monthly FREE Wine Tasting at GrapeVine Market on the last Friday of the month at 6 PM.We sample up to 3 different wines.The next Free Wine Tasting will take place on Friday October 27 at 6 PM, the wines are TBD.In the past we have sampled "Rhone versus Napa" with 3 different Syrahs.The 3 wines were: Domaine du Trapadis Cotes du Rhone 97, Domaine de Beaurenard Chateauneuf du Pape 97 and 97 Selby Syran. Please RSVP by calling 512.381.1067 * 2075 or email at by Thursday October 19.For more information and the most complete calendar (currently over 60 events listed) of wine related events in Austin, San Antonio, Dallas, Ft. Worth and the Texas Hill Country visit our website at (best when viewed with MS Internet Explorer). 

Connoisseurs can also sign up for our email list.Once a month we send out emails of the best wine related events going on that month.†† You can post questions you have about wine, foods, restaurants, or post your favorite bottle of wine for others to share. The best part of the site is that anyone can add events to the calendar.We have links to other associations as well as the latest books and videos on wine. For those who are not yet computer savvy there is a Free 6 weeks Internet course that you can sign up for.Under our Files section is an iCalendar that you can import into your contact management software like MS Outlook that will remind you of our monthly Free Wine Tasting and a vCard to import important Wine Connoisseurs contact information.Finally Connoisseurs can chat with other Connoisseurs on a wide variety of wine related subjects.

Pending, the Wine Connoisseurs will be coordinating wining and dining events at some of Austinís finer restaurants. This document can be found at