The Vintage House Restaurant | Messina Hof Winery & Resort

The Vintage House Restaurant


A recipient of the Sante Award and first to be named as an elite Chaine des Rotisseurs Restaurant, The Vintage House offers a fine dining experience with focus on Vineyard Cuisine™: a concept that expresses Messina Hof's wine fused with the fresh herbs and vegetables harvested from the estate garden and blended into every dish. Each course is created to be expertly paired with a style of wine creating the perfect wine and food experience. The Vintage House Restaurant also features tableside flambes and Messina Hof 's signature Port Fudge Sundae. Dress is sophisticated casual.

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EXPERIENCE VINEYARD CUISINE

CALL (979) 599-7339


SHRIMP CREOLE

$24 SINGLE SERVING
AUGUST 13TH — AUGUST 16TH

Shrimp is tossed in a flavorful creole sauce, loaded with peppers, onions, celery, tomatoes and creole spice, served over white rice, and finished with green onions. Our single serving costs $24 and can be either picked up curbside or delivered with Uber Eats! Call (979) 599-7339 to place an order today!

PIZZA DU JOUR

$9

This week's unique Pizza du Jour is Mediterranean. Tahini, black and green olives, and roasted red peppers, are topped with melted shredded Mozzarella.

FEATURED DESSERT

$8

Dip a spoon into creamy peanut butter and rich chocolate Crème Brûlée.


Vintage House Hours of Operation

Thursday - Saturday
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Sunday
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

CALL (979) 599-7339



EXPERIENCE VINEYARD CUISINE

Please see our temporary dining in menus linked below.

Wine Flights

White Flight | 7
·Blanc du Bois, Private Reserve
·Unoaked Chardonnay
·Moscato, Tribute to Innocence

Red Flight | 12
·Cabernet Sauvignon, Private Reserve
·Tempranillo, Private Reserve
·Primitivo, Artist Series

Winemaker's Choice Flight | 12
·Unoaked Chardonnay
·Sophia Marie Rosé
·Paulo Cabernet Sauvignon

Dessert Flight | 12
·Paulo Port
·Angel, Late Harvest Riesling
·Solera Sherry

Sparkling Wines

Sparkling Brut
This bubbly wine has enchanting nuances of baked apple, apricot, and honeycomb with a crisp, refreshing finish.
Glass 9 | Bottle 31

Sparkling Rosé
A lively and crisp sparkling rosé wine exploding with delicious red cherry flavor on top of hints of green apple and peach.
Glass 9 | Bottle 31

Sparkling Moscato
An Italian-style sparkling wine that is delightfully sweet with fruit flavors of orange peel, peach, and nectarine.
Glass 7 | Bottle 25

Sparkling Almond
A demi-sec sparkling wine with a delicate almond flavor layered over impressions of apple and toasted vanilla.
Glass 9| Bottle 31

Dry White Wines

Blanc Du Bois, Private Reserve
This wine has delightful aromas of dandelions complemented with flavors of green apple and lemon with a beautiful, clean finish.
Glass 7 | Bottle 25

Viognier, Private Reserve
Viognier showcases lush, ripe fruit flavors of peach, apple and apricot. It achieves a graceful balance with notes of honey and spice.
Glass 7 | Bottle 30

Pinot Grigio
A crisp, light-bodied wine with delicate aromas of apple blossom and citrus zest balanced on the palate with notes of pear and ginger.
Glass 6 | Bottle 20

Sauvignon Blanc
Striking aromas of lemongrass that are beautifully complemented with succulent flavors of white peach and fresh melon.
Glass 7 | Bottle 25

Unoaked Chardonnay
Unoaked Chardonnay is an aromatic light body wine with hints of fresh tropical fruits like pineapple with a splash of lemon.
Glass 6 | Bottle 20

Chardonnay, Private Reserve
A full-bodied Chardonnay with buttery aromas complemented with flavors of melon and apricot.
Glass 9 | Bottle 31

Sémillon, Private Reserve
Fresh aromas of chamomile and melon. Ripe flavors of pineapple and green fruits strike the taste buds with a short to medium finish.
Glass 7 | Bottle 25

Serenity, Artist Series
Light-bodied blend with subtle bursts of citrus blossom on the nose. Mellow notes of ginger and melon come together with bright acidity.
Glass 7 | Bottle 25

Dry Riesling
Vibrant dry style Riesling with aromas of citrus blossom. Flavors of green apple and lime are balanced with soft tones of minerality.
Glass 7 | Bottle 25

Semi-Dry White Wines

Chenin Blanc, Lepard Vineyards
This Chenin Blanc comes from Lepard Vineyard in the Texas High Plains and has flavors of citrus blossom, chamomile, and honey.
Glass 7 | Bottle 25

Gewürztraminer, Tribute to Memories
Spicy with tantalizing ginger overtones. This wine has bold fruit and white floral characters with notes of lychee and ripe fruits.
Glass 6 | Bottle 20

Moscato, Tribute to Innocence
Aromas of peach and apricot tantalize the senses and semi-sweet notes of lemon excite the palate.
Glass 6 | Bottle 20

Riesling, Tribute to Heritage
A delicate wine with floral aromas and a hint of minerality. It is known for its fresh undertones of apple, honeysuckle, and pear.
Glass 6 | Bottle 20

Orange Muscat, Private Reserve
A lively wine that flows forth waves of freshly picked oranges and lemons with delicate wisps of rose and orange blossom.
Glass 7 | Bottle 25

Rosés

Sophia Marie Rosé
A dry rosé with bright acidity and notes of cranberry and ripe raspberry with beautiful hints of rose petals.
Glass 7 | Bottle 25

Mama Rosa Rosé, Tribute to Motherhood
Named after Paul V. Bonarrigo’s mother, this rosé is slightly sweet, soft, and very versatile with hints of strawberry and raspberry.
Glass 6 | Bottle 20

Dry Grenache Rosé, Artist Series
This dry rosé is light-bodied with aromas of fresh roses and hibiscus with nuances of white strawberry and tangerine on the palate.
Glass 7 | Bottle 25

Sweet Red Wines

Sweet Sangria, Tribute to Celebration
This Sangria is a sweet and spicy wine with hints of green apple, citrus fruits, and elderberry.
Glass 6 | Bottle 20

Beau, Tribute to Beauty
A sweet red wine that’s light with beautiful aromas of wildflowers and flavors of rich blackberry jam and freshly picked pears.
Glass 6 | Bottle 20

Dry Red Wines

Pinot Noir, Private Reserve
Oak aging gives this wine soft leather tannins and vanilla notes that mingle with juicy cherry and strawberry fruit essences.
Glass 9 | Bottle 31

Sangiovese, Artist Series
Flavors of rustic earthiness and tart cherries with strong tannins and acidity counterbalanced with light oak aging to provide roundness.
Glass 8 | Bottle 28

Tempranillo, Private Reserve
A medium-bodied wine with soft aromas of vanilla, dried leaves, and bold dark cherry flavors that provide a fleshy mouthfeel.
Glass 9 | Bottle 31

GSM
A blend of Grenache, Syrah, and Mourvèdre with a synergy of dark fruit flavors like blackberry, dark cherry, and plum.
Glass 8 | Bottle 28

Merlot, Private Reserve
Spectacular cherry, blackberry, and cassis flavors are intricately laced throughout this wine with hints of vanilla, violets, and spice.
Glass 9 | Bottle 31

Cabernet Sauvignon, Private Reserve
This beautiful and complex wine embodies bold notes of vanilla, and pepper. Extended oak aging adds additional depth and refinement.
Glass 9 | Bottle 31

Cabernet Franc, Private Reserve
A medium to full bodied wine with bold aromas of leather and dried herbs complemented with dark black fruit flavors.
Glass 9 | Bottle 31

Reflections of Love, Private Reserve
Light-bodied blend with subtle bursts of citrus blossom on the nose. Mellow notes of ginger and melon come together with bright acidity.
Glass 9 | Bottle 31

Sagrantino Reserva
A dark red wine with intense tannins and rich fruit flavors. Oak aging adds hints of cinnamon with earthy undertones.
Glass 10 | Bottle 41

Petite Sirah, Private Reserve
Strikingly deep violet hues with aromas of dark tea leaves and smoke complemented with hints of black cherry and baking spices.
Glass 9 | Bottle 31

Malbec, Private Reserve
Soft, hearty, and full of flavor, this beautiful wine has robust tannins and contains hints of black plum, currant, and spice.
Glass 9 | Bottle 36

Petit Verdot, Private Reserve
This wine has heavy tannins with aromas of toasted vanilla with strong flavors of molasses, blackberries, and dark cherries.
Glass 10 | Bottle 36

Primitivo, Artist Series
A full-bodied red wine with jammy fruit flavors on the palate. Barrel aging in oak bring out rustic cedar aromas with hints of espresso.
Glass 9 | Bottle 31

Paulo Premium Wines

Paulo Sagrantino | 66
An exquisite bold wine with flavors of black plum and dark, jammy fruits. Hints of spice and earth come through from oak aging.

Paulo Blend | 56
This classic full-bodied blend has nostalgic aromas of dried roses and cedar followed by flavors of sugar plum and black cherry.

Paulo Zinfandel | 56
For wine drinkers with an adventurous streak, this wine has bold flavors of blackberries and pepper with an intense tannin structure.

Paulo Merlot | 56
Hybrid oak aging adds aromas of spiced mocha and anise. Red fruit flavors of cherry and raspberry add an elegant roundness.

Paulo Cabernet Sauvignon | 56
A full-bodied wine with hints of cranberry and hints of dried fig. Oak aging adds ripe tannins and layers of baking spices, cedar and violet.

Paulo Primitivo | 66
This wine thrives under the Texas sun giving it beautiful, rich pigment and dark jam flavor with a thin layer of white pepper.

Paulo Tempranillo | 66
This wine has nuances of dark cherry, vanilla, and dried cloves. It is masterfully oak aged giving it structure and a long, refined finish.

Dessert Wines

Dessert wines are 3oz pours.

Angel, Late Harvest Riesling
The grapes in this wine are left on the vine until the end of harvest in order to capture flavors of apple, pear, and honey.
Glass 7 | Bottle 25

Orange Muscat Mistella
A honeyed mouth-feel with a twist of bright orange zest and fragrant aromatics of lemon peel.
Glass 7 | Bottle 30

Papa Paulo Port, Private Reserve
A complex richness with strong black cherry and dark chocolate characteristics. Oak aging adds undertones of nutmeg and vanilla.
Glass 10 | Bottle 46

Solera Sherry
Nectarous flavors of vanilla and dried fig. Its truffle-like sweetness is balanced with tertiary notes of lightly salted almond.
Glass 10 | Bottle 51

Paulo Port
Sweet and decadent with notes of milk chocolate and caramel rounded out with a dash of incense and espresso from oak aging.
Glass 12 | Bottle 66

Tawny Port
Rich, nutty caramel flavors that blend with chocolate and cherry undertones while oak aging develops soft vanilla notes.
Glass 10 | Bottle 46

Coffee, tea, and more.

Coffee | 2.25
Regular and Decaf.

Espresso Single | 2.25 · Double | 5
Traditional shot of espresso garnished with a lemon twist and three coffee beans.

Cappuccino | 3.50
Freshly brewed espresso topped with perfectly steamed milk and foam.

Hot Tea | 2.25
Ask your server for available selections.

Cold Sodas | 2.25
Choose between Coke, Diet Coke, Dr. Pepper, or Sprite.

Messina Hof Mimosa | 7
Orange juice paired with our Messina Hof Sparkling Brut.

Sparkling Water | 4
Bottled S.Pellegrino sparkling mineral water.

Spring Water | 4
Bottled Acqua Panna natural spring water.

Flights

New To Wine?| 12
Riesling, Father & Son Cuvée, Sophia Marie Rosé

If you’re new to wine, try this selection of three different wine styles. We recommend tasting your wines in order from white to red. Start by seeing what aromas you pick up from smelling, then take small tastes and see what other characteristics you pick up from the wines. There are no wrong answers!

Red Flight | 12
Private Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon, Private Reserve Tempranillo, and Protégé Primitivo

Winemakers Choice Flight | 12
Unoaked Chardonnay, Sophia Marie Rosé, and Paulo Cabernet Sauvignon

Dessert Flight | 12
Paulo Port, Angel Late Harvest Riesling, Solera Sherry.

Chef's Table

You will be guided through an exquisite five course menu created especially for you and your guests...give the chef just a hint of your culinary desires and he's off to create a sumptuous feast. Each course will be perfectly paired with our award winning wines. The menu can also be adjusted to compliment a special wine. Diners at the chef's table are treated to an experience like none other, tasting dishes presented by the chefs themselves. To make a reservation, please call 979-778-9463 ext 234.

2 week advance notice, please.


Cooking Classes

Every month our chef and culinary team host a demonstration focusing on a specific cuisine or technique. Whether you're a beginner or a seasoned chef, you'll appreciate the vast information on spices, cuts of meat, tools and more. To make a reservation, please call 979-778-9463 ext. 234 or click the image below.

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