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Education Wine Tasting with Messina Hof Winery @ Texas Reds and Whites Tasting Room
June 13, 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm20
Trey Blankenship of Messina Hof Winery will present a guided wine tasting of award winning 100% Texas Varietal Messina Hof wines.
Notes about our presenter:
A seasoned wine industry professional, with more than 25 years of experience, Trey Blankenship brings a specialization in fine wine sales to his position as South Texas regional sales manager at Messina Hof. Prior to Messina Hof, Trey developed the Wine Business Certificate Program at the Texas Wine Research Institute at Texas Tech University. Before returning to Texas in 2016, he was the Brand Manager for Sonoma-Loeb, director of California sales for Napa Valley’s Revana Winery and Oregon’s Alexana Winery, and before that he spent seven years as the regional sales manager for Joseph Phelps Vineyards, where he oversaw sales in multiple states, including California. Trey also has extensive experience on the hospitality side of the wine industry and holds a degree in culinary arts from the Culinary Institute of America and earned a Master’s in Hospitality Management from Texas Tech University. Trey has worked as the tasting room manager for Joseph Phelps Vineyards, and the wine buyer for Napa Valley’s famed Oakville Grocery. He recently completed his Level 3 award in wine from WSET and is also a certified sommelier through the Court of Master Sommeliers.
$20 online, $25 at the door
Texas Reds and Whites Tasting Room, 407 Red River, Austin, Texas 78701