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Browse through our available 100% Texas-grown wines, wine club exclusives, current restaurant and retail locations, and event tickets.


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.


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
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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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Bringing Down the Winemaker's House

Posted by Katharine Brundrett on April 30, 2019
When Bill and Chris started William Chris Vineyards it was a grand idea, with only a few barrels of wine to show for it. So, what did we do? We decided we had to find a piece of ...
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Springtime in Texas Wine Country

Posted by Tara Guthrie on March 12, 2019
Here's what's happening at William Chris Vineyards Spring is here and we are enjoying a preview of the warmer days...
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Texas Winemakers Favorite Recipes for Valentine's Day

Posted by Callisto Griffifth on February 14, 2019
What sets the scene for a perfect Valentines Day other than a delicious, heartfelt meal accompanied by the perfect company and a fabulous wine? In the spirit of the holiday, our winemakers have sha...
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How to Select a Wine for a Romantic Evening

Posted by Callisto Griffifth on February 13, 2019
Most people are back to the grind from the Holidays, or cozied up this time of year, or attempting to “be good” with their New Year’s resolutions. With Valentines Day around the corner, consider ma...
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Texas Winemakers’ Holiday Gift Guide

Posted by Callisto Griffifth on December 15, 2018
Christmas is approaching with splendid veracity and the William Chris Vineyards family is in the Christmas spirit! The tasting room is outfitted with a beautiful, live Christmas tree with all sorts...
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Faces of Harvest Season 2018: Meet Our Winery Intern

Posted by Tara Guthrie on September 21, 2018
Claire is originally from Houston, Texas and currently pursuing a degree in Food Science and Technology with a certificate in enology from Texas A&M University. Claire more than held her own th...
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Faces of Harvest Season 2018: Meet Our Cellar Master

Posted by Tara Guthrie on September 13, 2018
With so much going on at any given time during harvest season it's hard to fathom just how our winemaking team gets it all done. It's safe to say that we wouldn't be as efficient as we are without ...
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