Monthly Archives: May 2013

From The Cellar

Whether you’re new to wine, or an avid wine lover, you may not know the importance of properly tastingwines. Having good tasting technique will help you get the most out of your wine and help you judge wines properly and consistently. … Continue reading

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Food and Wine

The warmer Texas weather has somehow inspired me to start exploring my wine choices and experiment with food and wine pairings more on the past few weeks. Maybe it is because of all the fresh fruits and vegetables available, Memorial … Continue reading

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Happy Memorial Day!

Memorial Day is coming up and many of us are getting ready to enjoy the three day weekend, spend time with family, and most importantly, reflect on the sacrifice that American soldiers made for this country. With approximately 57% of … Continue reading

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Messina Hof Weekend Celebrations

I feel so blessed that Messina Hof was able to share in the many celebrations this past weekend – graduation, birthdays and Mother’s Day. The Vintage House served a record number of guests, the Villa celebrated the graduation of Aggie … Continue reading

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National Armed Forces Day

This Saturday, May 18th, is National Armed Forces Day. President Harry S. Truman heavily endorsed a holiday for all Americans to join together and express their appreciation for the members of the United States military. The announcement of the holiday … Continue reading

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Family Scrapbook

This week in here in Aggieland is set to be a big one. Graduation celebrations of all kinds are scheduled to start later this week and continue all weekend. The Vintage House is anticipating a full house, and Retail and … Continue reading

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From The Cellar

The Port wine made by Messina Hof offers several great health benefits. One major component of Portwine is Resveratrol, which is found in the skin of grapes. Resveratrol helps speed up the healing of injuries and reduce inflammation in the … Continue reading

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