Thursday, June 29, 2017

Rohan Meadery: A Honey of a Winery

John and Wendy Rohan are busy as bees operating Blissful Folly Farm, home to their honey-based winery Rohan Meadery—and their family. “We both have full-time...
The White House on the Hill in Burton for Round Top area lodging

The Hills are Alive with Romance at White House on the Hill

Rob Rosenbaum and Linda O’Neal graciously hosted our What to Wear to a Round Top Wedding photo shoot on their farm between Burton and...
Round Top Wedding Tip Round Up

Round Top Wedding Tip Round Up

Round Top Wedding Tip Round Up is provided by Natalie Dawley of Two Be Wed, which serves Round Top and the surrounding communities as...

Bone Spirits: A Spirited Primer

Vodka, gin and whiskey are defined first by distillation proof and then by production characteristics such as location of production, aging methods and ingredients...

Q&A with Brewmaster Ryan Huff

Ryan Huff, co-owner of Huff Brewing Company in Bellville, is passionate about craft brewing—and he talks really fast. My note-taking hand couldn’t keep up...

Huff Brewing Company: Global Hometown Style

Huff Brewing Company near Bellville exists because Ryan and Christine Huff love the beverage industry. “We really like traveling to different places, tasting what other...

Stirring the Pot: Teague’s Tavern

On their last day off before the 21-day run of the spring antiques show, Kiki and Don Teague were overseeing the set-up of a...

Shooting the Breeze with Shiner Brewmaster Jimmy Mauric

I toured the Spoetzl Brewery in mid-April but missed seeing Shiner brewmaster Jimmy Mauric because he was at a craft brewing conference in Washington,...
Bybee Square at Round Top arbor 2017

Bybee Square at Round Top

Faith Bybee was one of the forces behind Emma Lee Turney's Original Round Top Antiques Fair. Bybee, along with Ima Hogg and Hazel Ledbetter,...

Carmine Texas Open for Business

Carmine, Texas is part of the Roundtopolis...situated on Highway 290, between Giddings and Brenham, Texas. The community is the site of Round Top-Carmine High...