Tuesday, December 22, 2009

Mexico's premier wine and food festival a smashing success




The XIX Fiestas de La Vendimia, Baja California's famous wine festival, was very successful this year, featuring forty-five wine and food related events that took place from August 7th through 23rd. The events have captured the attention and enthusiasm of residents of the area and other parts of Mexico, as well as wine lovers from all over the world, as they discover and explore authentic fine Mexican wines. Little by little, Mexico seems to be embracing the world of wine, gourmet food, and wine country exploration, along with the ubiquitous tequila and beer. According to local wine country writer and travel guide, Steve Dryden, "It’s a very exciting time to be enjoying the lifestyle of the Mexican wine culture."

The article continues here: http://www.examiner.com/x-16812-Southwest-Wine-Travel-Examiner~y2009m8d26-Mexicos-premier-wine-and-food-festival-a-smashing-success