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Messina Hof Winery

4545 Old Reliance Rd, Bryan, TX 77808-8995
+1 979-778-9463
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Fun afternoon of wine tasting!

We decided to spend an afternoon at Messina Hof Winery doing a little wine tasting. The wine list... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
DreamerJJ
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Dayton, Ohio
Fun place to drink wine

Great place to sit around with friends & drink wine! Appetizers are to die for! Watch for events... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
125carrie
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Bryan, Texas
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Founded on the cornerstones of family, tradition and romance, Messina Hof Winery & Resort has held its place as a Brazos Valley staple since its founding in 1977. It is the estate winery where the Messina Hof winemaking team crafts our world-class wines. Messina Hof had humble beginnings as founders, Paul Vincent and Merrill Bonarrigo ran the lab, tastings, etc right out of their living room. Our current Tasting Room, also known as the Guest Center, was the rebuilt home that wa originally the Ursuline Academy, which was an all girls school. The original brick from the home was used to build the Tasting Room that guests can still see today.
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4545 Old Reliance Rd, Bryan, TX 77808-8995
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We decided to spend an afternoon at Messina Hof Winery doing a little wine tasting. The wine list is extensive, with something for everyone. I prefer sweet wines and had several to choose from. The service was fine and the place was almost deserted on...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Great place to sit around with friends & drink wine! Appetizers are to die for! Watch for events! The murder mysteries are the best!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Messina Hoff has been my favorite wine since the early 80s and while I visited their Fredericksburg location I had not been to their actual vineyard in Bryan until today. Was excited to be stopping by but ended up being disappointed. Their tastings are expensive...More

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Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

We went to the wine and roses festival. We had a great time. We did the grape stomp did a chocolate and wine pairing and had the Italian feast. We will definitely go again.

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Reviewed April 16, 2018

On a recent day-trip to the Brazos area, we stopped into Messina Hof Winery. It was not the purpose of the drive, but so worth making it part of a special day. The tasting was wonderful, with a well informed staff and the lovely day...More

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Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

If I lived here I would be here every weekend. The staff was great and very helpful. There wine token tasting was the best bang to try multiple wines. Would definitely go back it was so beautiful with the rows of vineyards. Got to meet...More

Thank Nikki H
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Reviewed April 14, 2018

I have been here a couple of different times, but finally made it to a tour. The day we went on the tour it was very chilly outside, so it wasn't particularly nice to examine the grape vines etc. The tour was good, seemed knowledgable...More

Thank Emily S
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Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful little winery. We just went for a tasting and decided it was too chilly for a tour. The staff was very nice. Has a large selection of wines. I enjoyed every wine I tasted.

Thank Molly B
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Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Always a fun place, especially the deck overlooking the pond. However, we are disappointed the Aggie Night options have changed. Now only a limited number is wines are offered at half price .

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Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

We started with a tasting, then settled on a particular bottle. While we didn't stay on property or eat at the restaurant, we could tell both were popular by the comments of those around us. Good idea to get a reservation for a wine tour....More

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Definitely August-Sept.are best. But Anytime is good!
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Yes, but it would be more fun without😃
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Dinner in the restaurant is preferred with appropriate upscale dress.
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