Messina Hof Hill Country | Messina Hof Winery & Resort

Messina Hof Hill Country

Please note: Operating under state-mandated requirements brought about by COVID-19, we are providing limited services at this time. Thank you for your patience and understanding. Please call our Hill Country location ahead of your visit to verify hours of operation.

In 2011 Messina Hof Hill Country Winery opened its doors in Fredericksburg, the second largest wine tourism destination in the country. Sitting on nearly 10 acres in the heart of Texas wine country along Highway 290, this winery also has its own vineyard. The Lenoir grapes grown at this location go into the making of more traditional style ports.

This location also features:

•Spacious Tasting Room featuring over 50 Messina Hof wines
•Indoor and outdoor event space
•Gourmet food items and accessories
•Wine on tap by the glass or growler
•Weekly pairing specials

Messina Hof Hill Country Winery is located at:
9996 US Hwy 290 East
Fredericksburg, Texas

The Tasting Room at Messina Hof Hill Country showcases its immense wine selection suitable for any palate. Among these award-winning wines, there is a reserve selection of ultra-premium and exclusive Messina Hof Hill Country wine that are available only at this winery location. Visitors can also shop for all their wine accessories, personalized labels, gifts, and apparel.


Hill Country Tasting Room

Curbside Daily: 12PM - 6PM
Reservation Recommended On Premise Friday: 12PM - 6PM
Reservation Only On Premise Saturday: 12PM - 6PM
Reservation Only On Premise Sunday: 12 PM - 6 PM

Click the button above to see our location Holiday Hours!

Tasting Prices

Standard Tasting | $14
5 tokens given, 1 token = standard tasting | 2 tokens = Paulo tasting

Premium Tasting | $24
5 tokens given, 1 token = any tasting

For more information about the Tasting Room, call (830) 990-4653

Messina Hof Hill Country Bites

Gourmet Cheese Board – Three of our gourmet cheeses served with two of our gourmet jams, dried fruit, almonds and walnuts. Serves 1-2. | 24

Cheese and Charcuterie Board – Charcuterie paired with three of our gourmet cheeses served with two of our gourmet jams, accompanied with dried fruit, nuts, and olives. Serves 3-4. | 28

Fresh Bruschetta– Fresh cut tomatoes, basil, and parmesan, topped with a balsamic glaze, served with crostinis. Serves 1-2. | 12

House Made Hummus Plate – Scratch made hummus infused with a dash of Messina Hof white wine and served with warm pita bread. Serves 1-2. | 12

House Made Spinach and Artichoke Dip – Hot and creamy with fresh spinach and artichoke hearts and a four cheese blend, served with crispy pita chips. Serves 1-2. | 12

Texas Honey Warmed Brie – Warmed Brie drizzled with real Texas honey. Serves 2-3. | 18

In light of Governor Abbott’s latest Executive Order, we are unable to provide tours until further notice. As always, we will continue to follow all requirements put forth by the state in an effort to ensure your safety. The good news is that we are still providing a number of ways for you to get your favorite Texas wines. We appreciate your patience and loyalty as we continue to navigate through these trying times.


If you're heading out to Texas wine country, call us today to set up your tour and tasting. Guests will be guided around the winery and vineyard while learning the history of Messina Hof and its Hill Country location. Afterwards, guests will enjoy a select tasting of four wines in each category: dry white, semi-dry/sweet, dry red, and ports. Your Messina Hof guide will take you through various tasting techniques such as swirling, trilling and sipping--and also suggested food pairings.

Each tour is approximately 60 minutes long.

To best serve you and your guests, we ask that you make a reservation for groups of 5 or more.
Friday: 12:00pm | 3:00pm
Saturday: 12:00pm

PRICE: $18 per person (including tax)
Reservations Recommended | Seating is limited

PRIVATE TASTING: $28 + tax (Minimum of 4 guests required)
With your Private Tasting comes a private bar space and a wine expert to guide you through your wine tasting experience. Sip on some of our delicious premium wines while also enjoying the charcuterie board that accompanies your Private Tasting. Once your wine tasting experience is complete, feel free to take home your Premium Wine Glass, which holds an entire bottle of wine!


Plan your weekend getaway with The Manor Haus Bed & Breakfast

The Manor Haus Bed & Breakfast consists of four individually themed cottages making for a romantic getaway in Texas wine country. Each cottage features:

    ·Private entrance and living area

    ·Big screen TV and Wifi

    ·Private patio looking out into the woods

    ·Complimentary sparkling wine

    ·Continental breakfast

For reservations and information, Click Here.
The Manor Haus Bed & Breakfast is adult only.

Join Messina Hof for exclusive winery events

Messina Hof Hill Country Winery can hosts everything from weddings and reunions to murder mystery dinners and corporate retreats. Every summer celebrates Harvest Festival, during which guests pick grapes and participate in traditional grape stomping. These grapes are used to make a traditional port sold exclusively at this location, allowing guests to come back and taste the wine they helped create. This location is also part of many community wide events and wine trails in the Hill Country area.

Click one of the links below to view more information on events at Messina Hof Hill Country:

Messina Hof Hill Country Calendar of Events

Private & Corporate Events