Monthly Archives: May 2014

Messina Hof Helps Charities Raise Funds

“Soroptimist is a global women’s organization whose members volunteer to improve the lives of women and girls through programs leading to social and economic empowerment. More than 80,000 Soroptimists in about 120 countries and territories support community–based and global projects … Continue reading

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So You Think You Can Taste?

By Merrill Bonarrigo Do you taste what others do not? Do they smell what you do not? Larry O’Brien M.S. gave a great talk and tasting at the Durango Wine Experience on smelling and tasting wines. Larry works for Kendall … Continue reading

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Old World Debates New World

Old World Debates New World By Merrill Bonarrigo Messina Hof has used New World versus Old World blind tastings for 30 years in order to show the quality of Texas wines versus other wines which have broad market distribution. In … Continue reading

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