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Debbie Bruce
January 20, 2021 | Weekly News | Debbie Bruce

20210120 Weekly News Splash

WINE with FOOD or MERCHANDISE in the Tasting Room

Please join us in the tasting room this week as Bryan pairs his deliicious Green Chile Chicken Corn Chowder with one of our awesome wines!

  • $6 Green Chile Chicken Corn Chowder
  • $10 Chowder with Wine Pairing
  • $12 Member/$15 Non-member Glass with Hummus Plate, Spirals, or Corkscrew
  • $35 Texas Bottle with Charcuterie Plate or Tumbler
  • $50 California Bottle with Bent-O-Box or Aerating Pourer (not Chirpy)

The tasting menu remains the same this week:  2018 Trebbianno, 2018 TX Viognier, 2019 Wild Eye Red, 2018 Zinfandel, and 2017 CA Cabernet Sauvignon.  

The wine specials this week

  • $18 2018 Viognier Texas High Plains (retail $28)
  • $35 2017 Cabernet Sauvignon CA Russian River Valley (retail $52)
  • $30 "Combo:"  Tasting to Go with Glass + Cheese & Chocolate Pairings (retail $37)
    • 5 wines, 5 cheeses, and 5 chocolates
    • reminder: please put estimated pickup day & time in the order notes so we can pour the wines fresh beforehand without your having to wait

Wine Club Release Pickups

Here are your options for picking up your wine during the pick up window of Wednesday, January 20th through Sunday, February 21st.

  • Pick up wines curbside at 18B (Operations Building) scheduled for each club:
    • Saturday, January 23rd from 2:00-7:00 PM
      • 6-Bottle Club & Top Dog
      • 2-Bottle Club (Last Name begins with A-M)
    • Sunday, January 24th from 1:00-5:00 PM 
      • 6-Bottle Club & Top Dog
      • 2-Bottle Club (Last Name begins with N-Z)
    • Saturday, January 30th from 2:00-7:00 PM
      • 3-Bottle Club
      • Any club member who has not picked up yet can come this date
    • Sunday, January 31st from 1:00-5:00 PM
      • 4-Bottle Club
      • Any club member who has not picked up yet can come this date
  • Pick up wines at 2B (Tasting Room) Wednesday, January 20th through Sunday, February 21st:
    • You can make a reservation to visit the tasting room (Get a RESERVATION)  Wednesday through Saturday 2:00-7:00 PM and Sunday 1:00-5:00 PM.
    • Schedule a Curbside Pickup during normal curbside hours:  Sunday through Tuesday 1:00-5:00 PM or Wednesday through Saturday 2:00-7:00PM.  You can schedule your pick up date and time by clicking PICK UP and remain in your car when you arrive in the parking lot. Call or text us at 512-673-8250 and we will deliver your order to your car.  

Important information on shipping if you do not pick up by Sunday, February 21st:

  • Sunday, February 21st is the last day for local members to pick up your wine selections before shipping begins.
  • Tuesday, February 23rd we will begin processing shipping charges for local members failing to pick up by February 21st deadline.
  • Thursday, February 25th shipments will go out to all the local members who did not pick up.


Are you ready for some football? 

We had a 13-way tie with 4 out of 4 games correct for 50 players. Congratulations go to Steve Hanes as the tiebreaker winner and recipient of a bottle of 2018 Roussanne. Steve please stop by and pick up your wine when you get a chance.


Join us for the Conference Championship games of the NFL You Pick 'Em Game.  You select the winners, total score of each game, and a few stats.  With so few games this week we will need total scores and stats to use as tiebreakers.  A bottle of 2018 Petit Verdot to this weekend's winner!  Below is the link to the pick 'em entry form.  Games start on Saturday so get your picks in before the first game!

NFL Conference Championship Games You Pick 'Em Entry Form


Virtual Happy Hour

Zoom link is: 

Join Mr. Winemaker as he discusses secondary (Malolactic) fermentation this week.

Per TABC, State, and Williamson County directives, the Tasting Room is open at 50% capacity and by reservation only - we cannot accept walk-ups - and online ordering & contactless, curbside pickup remains available.

  • SUN - TUE  1:00-5:00 PM
    • MON & TUE are curbside only
  • WED - SAT  2:00-7:00 PM

We hope you find this email informative and we look forward to seeing you soon!



The Bent Oak Winery Team


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