San Miguel de Allende Wineries
This Tequila Is Aged Like Fine Wine

This Tequila Is Aged Like Fine Wine

Napa Valley is 1,920 miles from the Mexican state of Jalisco, but the metaphorical distance from the vineyards, where winemaker Dave Phinney has spent most of his career, to the fields, where the Ramirez family harvests agave to make tequila, can seem much greater. Together, however, they’re trying to bridge the span between wine and tequila with a new collaboration: Ayate. Phinney has made his name in wine, helping to build brands like The Prisoner Wine Company and Orin Swift… Read More

Where to Find San Miguel’s Best Bottle of Wine

Where to Find San Miguel’s Best Bottle of Wine

As San Miguel de Allende wineries mature and Central Mexico wine tourism starts to boom, each year brings new vintages and new opportunities for discovering what the area’s microclimates have to offer its wine drinkers. Here’s a quick buying guide to some of San Miguel’s most delicious vintages and where to find them. Cuna de Tierra This architecturally provocative winery has been producing wine since 2005 and selling since 2008. Cuna de Tierra is the area’s most established vineyard, and… Read More

The Luxury of Wine by the Glass in Your Own Home

The Luxury of Wine by the Glass in Your Own Home

We have all been there. You really want to pull out a bottle of one of your favorite wines in the cellar but you’ll have to drink whole bottle, within a few hours to maximize it’s flavor and aroma.  Yes, wine requires a commitment, but it is not pricey bottles that comprise the whole equation. Now the other side of the equation is good to go, drinking the wine, whenever you wish, but you don’t have to drink the whole… Read More

The Pleasures of Vino & Tapas in San Miguel de Allende

The Pleasures of Vino & Tapas in San Miguel de Allende

There are a lot of simple pleasures in life, one of them is good wine, with good food enjoyed by friends. There is a place in Centro San Miguel now that offers the perfect combination in a simple, comfortable yet chic environment, welcome to Vinos+Tapas. As the name suggests, they serve great wines, from what I saw mostly tasty Mexican wines with Tapas, small plates of great food, a centuries old gastronomy concept from imported from Spain and now popular… Read More

Upcoming Event:  Vineyards & Magic Town Tour

Upcoming Event: Vineyards & Magic Town Tour

Don’t miss this unforgettable event visiting the vineyards and magical village of Bernal in Queretaro.  On August 25th, this tour includes an English speaking guide, transportation, entrance fees, a wine tasting and traditional Mexican lunch at Bernal Town. Tickets are available at La Biblioteca, San Miguel de Allende.  Price is $70 USD/ 1200 pesos.  Phone:  (415) 152 0293    

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