The Glorious Life

A White Wine Release Party

Tis’ the season for barbeques, a refreshingly crisp glass of wine, and soaking up the sunshine! A classic all white affair is the perfect way to jump start the summer and entertain your family and friends this Memorial Day weekend. This past weekend the winery hosted a successful Fête de Blanc club event, a white […]

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Step into Spring: New Wines & Food Pairings

Spring is in the air and the rain is finally coming to an end! If there was ever a spring for Gloria to celebrate then this year is definitely the year. We have quite a few exciting new wines that were released this Spring in our tasting room. Two wines were released the beginning of April: […]

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The Perfect Pink Party

Coral, salmon, rose, and blush; Pink is taking over and it is the signature color of the season. Every shade of pink, be it bold and beautiful or delicate and glorious, is popping up left and right. This trend is taking over with everything from accessories and décor to food and wine. Here at Gloria […]

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A Note from Mike Crumly – Spring in the Vineyards

Our VP of Production, Mike Crumly, gives us a the inside scoop about Spring in the vineyards: Cane Pruned Vine at Budbreak “Spring is here! The vines are waking up after a long wet winter. The vineyard crew finished the winter task of pruning just a few weeks ago; nature imposes deadlines. The moment the last […]

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Bacon Gremolata Scallop Spoons

Recipe created by 2016 Glorious Bites Semi-finalist: Kadija Bridgewater This glorious appetizer from Kadija Bridgewater, one of our Austin Glorious Bites 2016 Semi-Finalists, pairs perfectly with our Sonoma Brut sparkling wine. This dish melts in your mouth with flavors of garlic, lemon, and bacon! The toasty finish combined with the citrus notes of the wine blend with the dishes salty and […]

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Seared Scallops in Lemon & Thyme Brown Butter Sauce With Crispy Potatoes, Heirloom Tomatoes and Avocado

Recipe created by 2016 Glorious Bites Semi-finalist: Mike Hultquist This glorious appetizer from Mike Hultquist, one of our Austin Glorious Bites 2016 Semi-Finalists, pairs perfectly with our Sonoma Brut sparkling wine. This dish is not only beautiful to look at but it is also bursting with flavor. The pear and citrus notes of the wine pair well with the avocado […]

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