Messina Hof Winery & Resort Introduces Exclusively Selected Texas Reds Wine


BRYAN, TEXAS – September 2015 – Messina Hof Winery & Resort and the Downtown Bryan Association invite wine lovers of all backgrounds to Texas Reds Steak & Grape Festival and enjoy exclusively selected, commemorative wines produced by local winery, Messina Hof.

“Messina Hof is proud to partner with the Texas Reds Festival to provide locally made commemorative wines to celebrate a festival that is so important to our community. Wine is all about the community so come to the festival and celebrate life with us,” said Messina Hof Chief Executive Officer and Winemaker Paul M. Bonarrigo.

Among the featured wines are Whistle Stop White, a fresh white wine blend that pays tribute to the first train that steamed into Bryan in 1867 and The Queens Royal Red, a dry red blend whose label honors the iconic Queen Theater located in the heart of Downtown Bryan. Under the wine tasting tent, Messina Hof will also be featuring Chenin Blanc Lepard Vineyard, Beau and GSM which are all made in Texas.

The 8th annual Texas Reds Steak & Grape Festival takes place in Historic Downtown Bryan September 26th through 27th. Admission to the festival is free, but tickets are required for wine and beer tasting, the Saturday steak dinner and the kid zone participation.

Messina Hof Winery is proud to partner with Downtown Bryan and support the local Bryan/College Station community.


Messina Hof is a leader in the establishment of the Texas wine industry and one the fastest-growing and most award-winning wineries in the state. Established in Texas in 1977, the rich winemaking heritage of the Bonarrigo family dates back six generations to Messina, Sicily. The Messina Hof Winery & Resort® in Bryan, the Messina Hof Hill Country Winery and Manor Haus in Fredericksburg and the Messina Hof Grapevine Winery are dedicated to producing premier, award-winning wines and offering tourism destinations based on tradition, romance and family. Visit Messina Hof at and follow at @Messina_Hof.



Savannah Gaines

Public Relations Coordinator

4545 Old Reliance Road, Bryan, TX 77808

1.800.736.WINE ext 274