Tuesday, January 23, 2018
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Things to do in the Roundtopolis in December

Things to do in the Roundtopolis in December kicks off with parades, home tours and dancing -- and continue through the month with dancing...
Butchers Ball in Brenham 2017 Paella photo by Christopher E. Stavinoha

Butcher’s Ball in Brenham 2017

Sustainability was the watchword as meat-lovers gathered to celebrate protein—as well as artisanal cocktails, fresh produce, locally-grown meats and rollicking country and western-influenced music—at...

Bellville Turnverein Sets Open House

Editor's Note: We are big supporters of the efforts to protect and preserve historic dancehalls in the Roundtopolis. We welcomed this sponsored article highlighting...

Rotary Club of La Grange Oktoberfest

Fayette County in Central Texas has deep German roots. The Rotary Club of La Grange Oktoberfest pays homage to that history. Set for Oct....
Cedar Hill Farmhouse Tuscan Inspiration photo by Anita Joyce

Cedar Hill Farmhouse: Summer Inspiration from Tuscany

Our columnist, Anita Joyce offers this essay for Cedar Hill Farmhouse Summer Inspiration from Tuscany. It was a glorious summer. My daughter had just graduated...

Round Top Family Library: Wine & Dine with Patsy Cline

On Saturday, September 9, cool country and western fun hearkening back to the boss 1950s is coming to the Round Top Rifle Association Hall...

Wassail! Greetings from Rohan Meadery

Wassail, an old English toast to good health and good times, reflects the character of Rohan Meadery. “Our business is built on a hobby that...

Mead’s Long History: A Short Read

As mankind's oldest fermented beverage, mead, which is made at Rohan Meadery in Fayette County, has a long, rich history. Mead, also called metheglin , is an alcoholic beverage fermented...
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Carmine Texas Gateway to the Antiques Festival

Spraddling Hwy 290 at the northernmost point of Fayette County, travelers will discover “The Little City with a Big Heart”- Carmine, Texas.  Though small,...

Bone Spirits: A Distillation Short Course

Distilling spirits is equal parts science and art. Joe Alecci, distiller at Bone Spirits, provides a short course in farm to bottle distilling. Mashing 101 The...