Native Landscapes of Messina Hof Estates and the Vineyard District The Vineyard District is located near the highest point of Brazos County in the ETJ of Bryan, Texas. It is rich with native plant life, wildflowers, and natural buffers. Native to our area are oaks, evergreen yaupon, Huisache and cedar, mesquite and dewberry vines. To […]
The Vineyard District is fortunate to be on high ground so there were no flooding issues. Our heart goes out to those who have lost their homes and jobs and are dealing with great uncertainty. If you want to help make a difference, KBTX has a site listing opportunities to help. http://www.kbtx.com/content/news/How-you-can-help-victims-of-Hurricane-Harvey-442067553.html Texans helping Texans. […]
Joy Pottery Across the street from Messina Hof Winery is Joy Pottery. It is the home of artist Rachel Norris and her featured potters. Not only can you buy beautiful clay creations, but you can take lessons or join us for a weekly Tuesday noon bible study which is open to all. “Joy Pottery is […]
The Vineyard District is bustling with thanksgiving for great harvests! Harvesting, canning, blanching, freezing, drying, processing – is endless. Every day is something to do and something to eat deliciously fresh! Grapes are ripening. The Messina Hof harvest celebration begins this month. Tomatoes, peppers, cucuzza, and eggplant are still producing. Figs are in full production […]
When you’re in the neighborhood in the summer, stop by Bob Norris’ Farm to Market Stand. It is open 10am-6pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday on the honor system. The stand is located on Austin Estates Drive just around the corner from Messina Hof Winery. To contact Bob, call (979) 739-0797.