Monthly Archives: June 2013

Family Scrapbook

The vineyards in Bryan and in Fredericksburg at Messina Hof’s winery locations are looking beautiful. The vines appear to be ready to produce a bountiful crop for the 2013 vintage. The Lenoir grapes are growing heavier, and look to be … Continue reading

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Summer is Here

Summer is the season of relaxation and vacation, and many people look forward to it all year long. But when does the season actually begin? Many people start celebrating this enjoyable time when kids are finally out of school. Others … Continue reading

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Texas Wine Industry

Texas Wine Future is in Washington State’s Recent Past In 1981 there were 20 wineries in Washington State when Texas had 8.  Washington now has 750 and Texas has 270.  There are many parallels between Texas and Washington.  They grow … Continue reading

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Happy Belated Father’s Day!

Happy belated Father’s Day to all fathers! We hope that you and your families had a wonderful day. I was blessed to have the opportunity to lead the Father’s Day Library Wine Tasting in the Cellar Room this pastSunday. It … Continue reading

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Fathers Day Weekend

Father’s Day is this weekend and many families are preparing get-togethers and gifts to celebrate the important men in their lives, but on this special day Americans might also recall their most famous paternal figures—the Founding Fathers. While most Americans … Continue reading

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Fathers Day With Messina Hof

Messina Hof invites you to join us for the big Wine Bar reveal!  Messina Hof and the Bryan/College Station Chamber of Commerce will be holding a Deluxe Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Wednesday, June 12th at 4:30 p.m., and all of … Continue reading

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Distinctions of Wine-On-Tap

With the upcoming grand re-opening of The Wine Bar, Messina Hof is very excited to introduce one of its biggest new additions to the establishment: Wine Unvined: Wine-on-Tap! Unlike Messina Hof’s bottled wine, the new wine-on-tap will be unfiltered to provide … Continue reading

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The Wine Bar Grand Re-Opening!

Join us for this exciting event that will be attended by city officials, media, company VIPs and the public! The one-hour event will feature live entertainment by Westbound 21! The new and improved Wine Bar is also debuting wine-on-tap, a new food … Continue reading

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