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TEXSOM – The Best Food and Wine Event in the Country-Names Best Sommelier in Texas

TEXSOM has grown into one of the largest conferences dedicated to the continuing education and instruction of both industry professionals and novices, and to help raise public awareness of the professional standards and certifications for sommeliers.

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Hurry, Tickets are Still Available for TEXSOM’s Grand Tasting and Awards Reception

It’s hard to believe this year’s TEXSOM conference will be the 10th gathering of international sommeliers. Founded in 2005, TEXSOM was started by Master Sommeliers James Tidwell and Drew Hendricks to help promote professional wine service standards, outline paths for further wine education, and certification, and raise public awareness about the professional standards and certifications for sommeliers. Tickets for the massive Grand Tasting are still available.

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Food Politics: Farm-to-Table Caucus Dinner at Dallas Farmers Market

Last Thursday, the Dallas Farmer’s Market played host to the city’s first Farm-to-Table Caucus Dinner. Texas House representatives from opposites sides of the aisle spearheaded the event to support local farmers and ranchers throughout the state.

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