Monthly Archives: October 2017

Back to the Basics: Wine Serving Temperatures

Did you know the temperature of your wine affects the way a wine smells and tastes? That’s right! For the best wine drinking experience, use these basic guidelines… When it comes to red, serve at room temperature between 59-64°F. | Examples: Paulo Sagrantino, Barrel Cuvée … Continue reading

Posted in Educational, Food and Wine, Wine | Leave a comment

Spooky Hallowine Cocktail: Bloody Sunrise!

Impress your friends this Hallowine season with a Bloody Sunrise recipe! This drink is simple, delicious and spooky! Ingredients: Messina Hof’s Glory Your favorite orange juice Grenadine Messina Hof’s Papa Paulo Port Orange Directions: Add 3 ounces of Glory to a … Continue reading

Posted in Food and Wine, Holidays, Wine | Leave a comment

Texas Wine Facts for Texas Wine Month

It’s the best month of the year… October is Texas Wine Month, y’all! The Texas Department of Agriculture has proclaimed October as Texas Wine Month “in honor of the growers and producers who are committed to making quality Texas wines … Continue reading

Posted in Educational, Holidays, Wine | Leave a comment

Messina Hof Winery Gives Back After Hurricane Harvey, Announcing ‘Resilience’ Recognizing the Fighting Spirit of Texas

This week, Messina Hof released a special edition wine benefiting those impacted by Hurricane Harvey. 100% of the profits of this dry red blend made up of Cabernet Sauvignon, Sangiovese and Malbec will go towards long-term hurricane relief efforts throughout the region by … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements & Awards, Charity | Leave a comment