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NEW Bonarrigo Family Wines

Introducing Bonarrigo Family Wines: Heritage Series 7 Generations And A Legacy Of Ambition ​​​​ The Bonarrigo Family began making wine in Messina, Sicily over 200 years ago. For Seven Generations, the Bonarrigos have produced wines of passion and heart. The tradition … Continue reading

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Hop To It! Easter Dinner Is Served

Celebrate Easter with Messina Hof Easter elegance is served! Messina Hof wants to help you and your family have a memorable and special Easter weekend, despite our world’s unusual circumstances. With our easy Vineyard Cuisine™ Family Packs and new Virtual Tastings program, we can … Continue reading

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Twenty Wine-Teen Wrapped Up

Wrapping up Twenty Wine-Teen Messina Hof experienced another great year of growth in 2019. Our harvest was the largest in our history – overflowing with grapes from the best vineyards in Texas and transforming into a spectacular Texas wine vintage. … Continue reading

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Wine and Charcuterie with Karen Bonarrigo

Each harvest Messina Hof offers a wine and food pairing experience.  Karen Bonarrigo, our resident wine and food pairing expert, selects a theme.  2015 features wine and charcuterie.  Charcuterie is defined as the art of making sausages and other cured, … Continue reading

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High Plains Tour of Hope

April 21, 2014 Merrill Bonarrigo Thankfully a grapevine’s buds do not all come out at the same time because the ones that had not pushed before the mid-April freeze are coming out now and appear quite fruitful. This was one … Continue reading

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A Guest is a Gift from God

Flying into The Republic of Georgia over the Caucasus Minor Mountains we got a sense of rugged independence and a sense of place. Georgians are a people who have been here for centuries and have a strong identity with their … Continue reading

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USA 2014 Tasting Tour Vintage 2011 Great Wines of Bordeaux

In 1993 we first toured the Chateaus of Bordeaux.  Not only did we get to meet the owners, taste the wines, but dined each evening in a different Chateau and experienced wine and food pairing French style.  It forever changed … Continue reading

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IWINETC: Saperavi and Lenoir

by Paul V Bonarrigo, Co-Founder of Messina Hof Years ago a NASA scientist spoke to the Texas grape industry about how thousands of years ago the land we call Texas was once located near the country of Georgia prior to … Continue reading

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Paul Anthony Bonarrigo Finally Joins the Family

The first week of harvest was most eventful. We harvested Paul Anthony Bonarrigo on July 19, 2012. He weighed 7 pounds 15 ounces, was 19 inches long, and had more hair than I have ever seen on a newborn. Sophia … Continue reading

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