Posts Tagged: winery

Restaurant LaX at Alximia

A Perfect Pairing in the Valle de Guadalupe   By: W. Scott Koenig In the Valle de Guadalupe, Baja California’s wine country, there’s nothing better than a thoughtfully-prepared and delicious dish crafted of fresh local ingredients accompanied by a glass of one of the region’s earthy red blends or monovarietals. And when the menu is… 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 »

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 »

Antigua Ruta del Vino: Baja’s Historic Wine Route

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By Jennifer Kramer While the popularity of Baja wine has just taken hold with the rest of the world in the past decade, wine has been made commercially in Baja California for over 125 years. The Valle de Guadalupe has been coined Baja’s “Ruta del Vino” and even those who have not yet visited, have… Read more »

Peninsula Picks: 5 Boutique Wineries in Valle de Guadalupe

Lechuza Winery Valle de Guadalupe

There are currently over 120 wineries in the Valle de Guadalupe, which means that while there are plenty of options, it can be challenging to know the best places to go. We’ve picked some our favorite boutique wineries that capture the true essence of the valley with rustic charm, intimate atmospheres, and great wines. For a wine… Read more »

Buen Provecho: Claudius Viña y Bodega

Claudius Winery Rosarito Baja

By Jennifer Kramer www.bajatheothercalifornia.com While the Valle de Guadalupe takes all the fame and glory for being Baja’s wine region, some of the best wines I’ve ever tasted come from a winery in Rosarito (the only winery on Rosarito) called Claudius Viña y Bodega. Owner and winemaker, Julio Benito is a sixth generation winemaker whose… Read more »

Las Nubes Winery

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By Jennifer Kramer www.bajatheothercalifornia.com Of the many times that I’ve been to the Valle de Guadalupe, I almost always end up Las Nubes winery. Friends from the U.S. are in town? Las Nubes. Taking down groups on tours for work? Las Nubes. Just an easy Sunday afternoon in the valley for fun? Las Nubes. It’s… Read more »

Discover Baja Guadalupe Valley/Puerto Nuevo Trip

Guadalupe Valle Winery Day Trip July 19

Saturday, July 19, 2014 – Guadalupe Valley Winery Day Trip Come spend a day experiencing Mexico’s Napa Valley with Discover Baja and Baja Custom Tours! Enjoy a day with us in Baja’s Guadalupe Valley as we explore the wonderful wineries that the region has to offer. You’ll meet us at the Discover Baja offices in… Read more »