San Felice Belcaro winning Top Dessert Wine at Rodeo Uncorked in Houston

On Sunday, February 17, 2019, the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo hosted a destination for local food and wine enthusiasts during the Rodeo Uncorked! Roundup & Best Bites Competition. The annual competition paired dishes from Houston-area culinary institutions with winning wines from the 2019 Rodeo Uncorked! International Wine Competition.

During the event, each dish could be paired with one of nearly 500 champion wines from the 2019 International Wine Competition. This year, the International Wine Competition included 3,156 entries from 18 countries. Texas wineries represented 413 entries, and 370 entries came from this year’s featured region, California’s Central Coast.

2019 RODEO UNCORKED! INTERNATIONAL WINE COMPETITION CHAMPION WINES:

Top Dessert Wine – San Felice Belcaro Vin Santo, Chianti Classico DOCG, 2009