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Who we are

Prior to their partnership, both Bill and Chris had numerous years of experience growing grapes in Texas. Since the two established the William Chris Vineyards brand, a beautiful story continues to be written. Not only driven by the passion of our founders but also the community they continue to build as the business grows. Our vineyard partners, winemakers, and team members make Bill and Chris's vision a reality.

Blog

How to Spatchcock a Chicken

Posted by WCV Culinary Team on April 12, 2020
Executive Chef, Josh Tye here to show you how to make an amazing meal with a whole chicken, and our Hye Herb Salt! Let us know what you thi...
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Verjus

Posted by WCV Culinary Team on March 30, 2020
This "green juice" is made from grapes made in the Hye Estate Vineyard. Pressed and settled. No filtration or fining. 
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WCV Tasting Room Closure Information

Posted by WCV Team on March 17, 2020
The health and safety of our team and our guests is our top priority, period. Given the escalating nature of the COVID-19...
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WCV Facilities Update

Posted by WCV Team on March 10, 2020
In light of current news surrounding the potential spread of viruses and infectious diseases, we’d like to share information on what we’re doing at William Chris Vineyards to amplify our already-st...
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What else is growing at William Chris?

Posted by Landscape Team on March 2, 2020
Spring is just around the corner, and we are preparing the grounds for this year’s blooms....
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Phillips Sangiovese Texas Chili Recipe

Posted by WCV Culinary Team on November 25, 2019
Our Executive Chef Josh Tye created this crowd pleasing Texas-style chili for our Hye Society November Release Parties - it was such a big hit that we wanted to publish his recipe here for you all ...
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Fall Wine Pairing Guide

Posted by D Thompson on October 23, 2019
Fall is finally here, and to help you get the most out of the season, I've crafted a pairing guide for some of our favorite wines to pour as the temperatures cool down. Read on to find out wh...
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What is diurnal shift and why should you care?

Posted by D Thompson on August 9, 2019
Too often when wine people explain wine terms, especially ones that aren’t widely used in other arenas, they focus too much on the definition of the term and forget that their audience (wine drinke...
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Press Release: Tasting Room for Hye Society Wine Club is Now Open

Posted by Tara Guthrie on August 1, 2019
WILLIAM CHRIS VINEYARDS ANNOUNCES GRAND OPENING OF NEW TASTING ROOM FEATURING ENHANCED WINE TASTING EXPERIENCES Expanding Wine Company to Debut Tasting Room to Club Memb...
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What is an AVA and Why Does it Matter?

Posted by D Thompson on June 27, 2019
How can a wine drinker be assured that the wine they’re purchasing is a) the grape varietal(s) they want, b) from the place they want it, and c) at a quality level they’re comfortable with? In Fran...
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