San Miguel de Allende Wineries
An Amazing Tequila Experience at the Casa Dragones Tasting Room

An Amazing Tequila Experience at the Casa Dragones Tasting Room

Although we are a wine-forward website for the growing San Miguel de Allende wine scene, being in Mexico almost requires us to talk about enjoying Mexico most popular and most famous spirit, Tequila. And if we write about tequila, its got to be great tequila. Today we are featuring a stand-out tequila and tasting room in SMA that you don’t want to miss, Casa Dragones and the Casa Dragones Tasting Room. This six-seat destination for sipping tequila and signature cocktails… Read More

A Look Inside Dos Buhos Winery – Organic Farming & Orange Wine

A Look Inside Dos Buhos Winery – Organic Farming & Orange Wine

Several weeks ago, I was placed on assignment for work to go to Guanajuato, Mexico. During this last trip and after all my work duties were completed, I wondered off to the Vineyards in the beautiful and picturesque, San Miguel De Allende! Just 15 minutes from the city on the Queretaro highway, is Bodega Dos Buhos, a beautiful ranch hacienda winery. I immediately knew that I wanted to book a winery tour at Bodega Dos Buhos, offering a rustic ranch… Read More

Vendimia Cuna de Tierra: A Festival as Great as the Character of their Wines

Vendimia Cuna de Tierra: A Festival as Great as the Character of their Wines

It’s that time of year again, Harvest Festival time at Cuna de Tierra! San Miguel’s most celebrated winery invites you to come celebrate its 12th anniversary at their annual harvest festival on August 26th, 2017. This award-winning wineries does this party right. Experience the vertical wine tasting by Cuna de Tierra’s winemaker Juan Manchon. Enjoy various other workshops that surround the winemakers harvest festival will be offered all throughout the day and evening.  Like each year, the harvest celebration’s main… Read More

Third Annual San Miguel Food Festival June 30 to July 2

Third Annual San Miguel Food Festival June 30 to July 2

The San Miguel Food Festival will be held this year from June 30 to July 2, showcasing the culinary talents of national and international chefs such as Raphael Lunetta from Santa Monica, CA, Evan Mallet from New Hampshire and French chef Guy Santoro from Mexico City, and other international acclaimed talents from the best restaurants in the world. If you prefer Mexican food from Chevy’s or El Toritos, then you might want to just stay at home. This is not… Read More

Seeing Red in Guanajuato

Seeing Red in Guanajuato

Mention Bordeaux, Napa and Tuscany, and wine will surely be the first thought that comes to mind. After all, these long established wine regions have a reputation of producing some of the world’s finest vino. Nestled in a fertile valley between two mountain ranges, the warm, sunny days and cool nights make the area a prime wine-growing region, and it’s only a matter of time before the name Guanajuato joins the prestigious lineup above. To help speed up the process,… Read More

Classic Chicago Mag Talks Wineries in San Miguel de Allende

Classic Chicago Mag Talks Wineries in San Miguel de Allende

In a recent article for Classic Chicago Magazine, author Robert Glaze talks restaurants, wineries and more of his top picks in San Miguel de Allende.  Read what he has to say about the wine scene and his favorite spots in SMA below… Splitting my time between Chicago and my home in San Miguel for the past 12 years, I have seen a great number of changes to this small, central Mexican city—particularly in the past few years. As a result… Read More

Discover a Taste of San Miguel

Discover a Taste of San Miguel

In a city that is becoming known around the world for its incredible food and wine scene, a culinary tour of San Miguel de Allende is one of the best ways to experience the tastes of the city.  A Taste of San Miguel offers 3 different food tours getting you up-close-and-personal to the culinary delights of SMA.  Private tours for your next event or visit. Learn more about the tours offered by a Taste of San Miguel and visit their… Read More

Cuna de Tierra Wine and Tapas Pairings: A Delight for Your Senses

Cuna de Tierra Wine and Tapas Pairings: A Delight for Your Senses

There are many things that can delight, excite and stimulate your senses in San Miguel de Allende. From the beautiful colors of its buildings, churches and flora to the heavenly smells pouring out of countless restaurant kitchens, the sights and sounds of just walking around San Miguel’s famed cobblestoned streets are enough to keep any visitor enthralled. Just outside of town in San Miguel de Allende’s wine country is another experience that will make your senses come alive. At Cuna… Read More

Gastronomic Showcase at the XLIV Festival Internacional Cervantino

Gastronomic Showcase at the XLIV Festival Internacional Cervantino

Taking place now until Sunday, October 23rd, the XLIV Festival Internacional Cervantino in Guanajuato is featuring  more than 25 restaurants, and over 30 chefs from Guanajuato, the state of Jalisco and Spain!  During this exceptional food festival, guests and attendees will enjoy recipec from  the famous “Cookbook of Don Quixote” (Recetario del Quijote), featuring some of the most delectable dishes from Mexican and Spanish cuisine. Participating in the event are Chefs Rubén Sánchez Camacho Infante, Valentín Ruiz Rivas, María Pilar… Read More

How Wine Culture in Guanajuato is Making a Name for Itself

How Wine Culture in Guanajuato is Making a Name for Itself

Meagan Drillinger a travel expert journalist since 2009, says her favorite country is Mexico for its rich cultural diversity, food, landscape and its people. She recently published the following article on travel weekly: “Raise a glass to the wines of Guanajuato”. Mexico made a splash on the wine scene a few years ago when people started buzzing about the Valle de Guadelupe on the Baja Peninsula. But this is not Mexico’s only wine region worth knowing. In the heart of… Read More