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Messina Hof's Harvest Daytime Activities

July 22, 2012 (Sun) from 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Messina Hof Winery & Resort

4545 Old Reliance Road
Bryan, TX 77808
Phone: 800-736-9463 ext 234
Cost: $49 - $69 per person

Event Details

Event ID #416709
Wine OR Wine & Food Event    Tags:   Educational   Wine   Food  

Messina Hof’s Harvest Festival – Daytime Activities
Sunday, July 22st 8:00am – 3:00pm

Your Fun Begins in the Vineyard at 8:00am…
After a brief orientation, you and your group are sent off to our 42-acre estate vineyard to pick the grapes that will be placed into service! You may even break into a Sicilian song with the winemaker himself, Messina Hof Co-Founder, Paul Bonarrigo. These are the very grapes that will go into the making of Messina Hof’s award-winning port.

The Big Kahuna Competition – While in the field, make sure to look for the most interesting and unique cluster to enter the Big Kahuna We award the person with the best looking grape cluster and talent; this person is the Kahuna for the day!

Next… Dine at our Harvest Luncheon
Our Chefs from The Vintage House Restaurant use on the freshest ingredients for our trademark “Texas Vineyard Cuisine”. Perfect after a historical day of Harvest. Enjoy hand-selected and hand-cut meats, herbs and vegetables from our vineyard garden, and, of course, our award-winning wines that are part of every recipe.

Then…Our Food & Wine Pairing Party
At this unique seminar, you’ll learn how to match the right foods with the right wines, like a pro! That’s because a pro will be guiding you through every step. These interactive seminars are conducted by Messina Hof Co-Founder and Cookbook Author, Merrill Bonarrigo.

Menu

Soup Station

Creamy Tomato Soup

 

Salad Bar

 Assorted Fruit & Cheese Platter

Messina Hof House Salad Bar with a Choice of Dressing

Warm Rolls, Butter, Coffee, Tea and Water

 

 Entrée

Grilled Salmon topped with Chardonnay Meuniere

Roasted Tradition Treberwurst with Pinot Grigio Roasted Onions

Roasted Chicken Breast topped with a Cabernet Chasseur Sauce

 

Starches

Saffron Rice Pilaf

Sautéed Vegetable Pasta

Herb Roasted Potatoes

 

Vegetable

Sautéed Vegetables Medley

Roasted Tomatoes Provencal

 

 Dessert Selection

 

For more information call (979)-778-9463 ext. 234

*Note: Messina Hof's VIP Club discounts & benefits are not applied to Localwineevents.com ticket purchases -please call to reserve your spot.

 

Posted By: Jennifer Collmann

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