Posts Tagged: ensenada

50th Score Baja 1000

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The 50th Score Baja 1000 off-road race will take place November 14-18, 2017. The point-to-point race will be over 1,300 miles long, beginning in Ensenada, BC and ending in La Paz, BCS. For more information: score-international.com

Rosarito Ensenada Bike Ride

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The Rosarito Ensenada Fall 2017 bike ride will take place on Saturday, September 30th. This 80-kilometer fun ride starts in Rosarito and ends with a fiesta at the finish line in Ensenada. For more information: www.rosaritoensenada.com

Peninsula Picks: 5 Craft Beer Tasting Rooms in Northern Baja

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If your familiarity with Mexican beers doesn’t extend beyond Pacifico or Tecate, it’s time to introduce yourself to northern Baja’s blossoming craft beer scene. We’ve picked out a few of our favorite tasting rooms to help jumpstart your Baja craft beer explorations. ¡Salud!   Mamut Brewery Co. (Tijuana) Information: www.facebook.com/MamutBreweryCo, tel: 011-52-664-685-0137 Why We Love It:… Read more »

Pesca La Baja: Ensenada

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The Ensenada Pesca La Baja event will take place on August 25-26, 2017. The event is the fourth series in the Pesca la Baja fishing tournament which will take place in various locations in Baja California (norte), ending with the final tournament in San Quintín in September. Other 2017 Pesca La Baja events: San Luis Gonzaga: June 16-17, 2017 Bahía… Read more »

Concurso de Paellas 2017 (Fiestas de la Vendimia)

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The Concurso de Paellas (paella competition) will take place Sunday, August 20, 2017. As the closing event of Valle de Guadalupe’s Fiestas de la Vendimia wine harvest festival, the event will feature over 90 teams presenting paella for competition and consumption. More than 50 wineries from the region will be present to serve wine tastings. The… Read more »

Malva: Modern Mexican, Rustic Kitchen

Valle de Guadalupe restaurant layers flavors using only hyper-local ingredients By: W. Scott Koenig The perennial and edible herb malva—known in English as mallow—grows wild in the Valle de Guadalupe and is one of the earliest cited plants in recorded history. Wikipedia credits a physician from the third century BC as proclaiming, “The mallow nourishes,… Read more »

Fiestas de la Vendimia 2017

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The Fiestas de la Vendimia will take place from July 27-August 20, 2017. The Valle de Guadalupe wine harvest festival will take place for an extra week this year (making it 25 days in total), providing a better distribution of activities and events. See our full Valle de Guadalupe 2017 Fiestas de la Vendimia Schedule. Learn… Read more »

French Winemaker, Mexican Terroir

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Bodegas Henri Lurton finds firmament in Baja California’s wine country   By W. Scott Koenig There’s a traditional French saying that proposes, “Qui n’avance pas, recule,” or “He who does not advance, recedes.” Henri Lurton, owner of the century old Grand Cru Classé Château Brane-Cantenac in Margaux, France, took that adage to heart when he… Read more »

49th Score Baja 500

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The 49th Score Baja 500 off-road race will take place June 1-4, 2017. The single loop race will begin and end in Ensenada, BC. For more information: score-international.com