Patience is a virtue for anyone contemplating wine production

Smith, Ron
November 2009
Southwest Farm Press;11/19/2009, Vol. 36 Issue 22, p1
Trade Publication
The article profiles Paul Bonarrigo and Merrill Bonarrigo, proprietors of Messina Hof Winery in Texas. The couple started in the making and selling of wine in 1977 and purchased an acre of land near Bryan. According to Paul, the virtue of patience is needed if one is involved in the wine industry for it takes one generation to be distinguished and that the best part is the post production.


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