“Tall in Texas” Award to be presented as part of Grapevine’s 33rd Annual GrapeFest® – A Texas Wine Experience, Presented by Bank of the West

GRAPEVINE, TEXAS (September 3, 2019) – On Saturday, September 7, Grapevine’s 33rd Annual GrapeFest – A Texas Wine Experience, presented by Bank of the West, will open festival week with the Texas Wine Tribute. This black tie gala is one of the most prestigious annual Texas Wine Industry events and features the presentation of the highly-anticipated “Tall in Texas” award. This honor is bestowed upon a Texas winery in recognition of the winery’s leadership role in the dedication to, support of and promotion of the Texas Wine Industry. The 2019 recipient of the “Tall in Texas” award is Spicewood Vineyards of Spicewood, Texas.

About GrapeFest

GrapeFest, the largest wine festival in the southwest, is a celebration of Texas wines. Home to more than 400 wineries and 4,400 acres of vineyards producing nearly three million gallons of Texas wine each year, Texas is the fifth-largest wine producing state in the United States. Grapevine is also home to the Texas Wine and Grape Growers Association and Texas’ premier Urban Wine Trail. For more information, call the Grapevine Convention & Visitors Bureau at 817.410.3185 or visit GrapeFest.com.

About Bank of the West         
Bank of the West is proud to be an Independent Community Bank, headquartered in Grapevine and serving North Texas for more than three decades; helping to create flourishing communities by putting your dollars to work LOCALLY...with decisions made LOCALLY.

Bank of the West, Member FDIC, Presenting Sponsor of the 33rd Annual GrapeFest.