In a community steeped in tradition, Messina Hof Winery & Resort holds its own with a 200-year history of award-winning wines. Although the winery itself was officially established when with the first vintage release in 1983, the rich wine heritage of Winemaker Paul Bonarrigo dates back six generations to Messina, Sicily. Merrill Bonarrigo's family originates from Hof, Germany. Together they have pioneered the Texas wine industry in creating premium wines of distinction and a landmark wine country destination.
Lago di Merlo Amanti Chocolate Red Dessert Wine, Mendocino 750 mL
Manufacturer: Lago di Merlo Vineyards and Winery
Brand: Lago di Merlo Vineyards and Winery
This dessert wine won Gold Medal at 2012 Nextgen Wine Competition. A North Coast Red Dessert Wine, Amanti in Italian means "lovers." It is a traditional blend of port varieties from Portugal, grown in the California North Coast region. With a kiss from natural Swiss dark chocolate essence, the love affair is complete. (Tinta Barroca, Tinta Cao, Tinta Roriz (Tempranillo), Touriga Francesa, and Touriga Nacional).