Houston Wine Walk: Economic impacts of the Texas wine industry

The Courier of Montgomery County - The Texas Wine Industry is flourishing all over Texas. The Texas Wine Marketing Research Institute at Texas Tech University was recently retained by the Texas Wine and Grape Growers Association to see in real numbers just how big this "flourish" is.

Ten years ago the Texas Wine Industry was pegged at $1.8 billion. This small wine industry as compared to California got its start in Texas in 1976 via the establishment of Llano Estacado Winery.

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