Posts Tagged: wine

Culinary Corner September 2020

Baja Featured Again in Season 2 of “Taco Chronicles” Netflix’s popular “Taco Chronicles” show is back with a second season on September 15th. The season will once again feature tacos in Baja California, highlighting Ensenada and La Paz for tacos de pescado (fish tacos). Tijuana’s popular taqueria Tacos El Franc was highlighted in season 1…. Read more »

Wine Tasting in the Time of COVID

With the reopening of some of the wineries and restaurants in Valle de Guadalupe, many people are itching to get back to Baja’s beautiful wine country after three months of staying away. Although the state of Baja California is currently restricting non-essential activity, wineries and restaurants have been permitted to reopen to the public at… Read more »

2020 Festival de las Conchas y el Vino Nuevo

The Festival de las Conchas y el Vino Nuevo will take place on May 3, 2020 at Hotel Coral & Marina in Ensenada. More than 60 wineries will be presenting their wines alongside seafood from regional and national chefs. Price per ticket is $990 mn pesos. The festival ends a week of workshops and smaller… Read more »

2020 Baja New Years Resolutions

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We’re starting off the new year with our top ten Baja resolutions that we think most people can get on board with. How many will you stick to this year?     1. Get Personal With Marine Life Whether it’s a trip to hug the gray whales in San Ignacio, snorkeling with sea lions at… Read more »

Fiesta de los Viñedos en Flor 2019

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The Fiesta de los Viñedos en Flor will take place June 15, 2019. The Valle de Guadalupe event will feature local artisans, regional food, and over 120 different wines. The family-friendly event will also offer kite flying, tractor rides through the vineyards, and art projects for kids. This year’s event will benefit the San Vicente… Read more »

Todos Santos Gastrovino 2019

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The 8th annual Gastrovino food and wine festival will take place in Todos Santos on May 17-19, 2019. The three day festival will include dozens of local restaurants as well as Valle de Guadalupe wines. For tickets and more information: www.gastrovino.mx    

2019 Festival de las Conchas y el Vino Nuevo

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The Festival de las Conchas y el Vino Nuevo will take place on Sunday, May 5, 2019. The festival will feature more than 120 different wines accompanied by a variety of fresh seafood prepared by some of the region’s top chefs. For the first time, the festival will include renowned chefs from an invited country,… Read more »

Festival of Shellfish & New Wine: A Delicious Anniversary

Ensenada celebrates festival’s 20th year April 29 – May 5 By: W. Scott Koenig   The port city of Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico showcases its gastronomic bounty from the Pacific to its five wine valleys again this year during the 20th Festival de las Conchas y el Vino Nuevo (Festival of Shellfish and New Wine)…. Read more »

Muestra del Vino en Mexicali 2018

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The 12th Muestra del Vino en Mexicali will take place at 6pm on Saturday, November 10, 2018 at CEART Mexicali. The event will feature more than 100 wines from Baja California, food from local restaurants, the chance to chat with winemakers, and live music. Tickets cost $750 pesos and the price includes a commemorative wine… Read more »

Concurso de Paellas 2018 (Fiestas de la Vendimia)

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The Concurso de Paellas (paella competition) will take place Sunday, August 19, 2018. 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 70 wineries from the region will be present to serve wine tastings. The… Read more »