Monthly Archives: July 2013

The Vines Are Looking Beautiful

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

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What Type Of Wine Glass Should I Use?

The type of wine glass selected when drinking wine can make a difference in the wine-drinking experience. Given the signficant role of olfactory perception–the sense of smell, the wine glass has adapted to aid the user in extracting qualities of … Continue reading

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Wine Collection & Storage

The idea of storing wine may be a familiar habit to some and a new concept for others. In general, wine storage can be a manageable process for those willing to consider long-term or interim wine planning. Proper wine storage … Continue reading

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Rain & Wine

Here in Texas, any rain is always a blessing. Rain is great for the grass, lazy days spent watching movies and the Texas wine industry. This state has a unique and diverse climate for growing grapes–whether in the dry, windy … Continue reading

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Harvest 2013 Has Began!

This is a very exciting time for the Messina Hof family as the harvest of 2013 begins. Moonlit Harvest will occur Friday, July 12th at 7:00 pm and we hope you can join us. Grape picking and stomping, t-shirts upon … Continue reading

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Harvest is Here

As many of you may know the summer months of July and August are exciting times here at Messina Hof Winery & Resort. Each weekend is full of eventful activities surrounding this year’s Harvest. But don’t let the excitement of … Continue reading

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Cherished Memories

Wine can always enhance life’s celebrations. But can it bring back cherished memories By John Harvey, Wholesale PR Liaison for Messina Hof Winery & Resort I recently travelled to Puerto Rico for a wedding. One of my best friend’s sons … Continue reading

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Harvest Season is Almost Here!

Harvest season is almost here! I love this time of the year. The vineyard is gorgeous and our Messina Hof family members are busily collaborating to finalize the Harvest festival events. I am so proud of our team for working hard … Continue reading

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Wine Glasses

The type of wine glass selected when drinking wine can make a difference in the wine-drinking experience. Given the signficant role of olfactory perception–the sense of smell, the wine glass has adapted to aid the user in extracting qualities of the wine … Continue reading

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