A little Mexican wine

by  |  13-01-2010

It’s rather pathetic really when you go your whole life without knowing much about a country that borders not only your country, but your state as well. I’m going to go out on a limb and guess that when it comes to Mexico, most Californians know that there’s Mexican food, an seasonal workforce, and Mariachis. That’s about where the “knowledge” stops and from that point onward, it’s mostly ignorance and confusing things that are Mexican with things that are Spanish. Some of us are better than others, but if there is one thing I was completely sure on, it was that they did not and could not grow wine in Mexico. Turns out I’m a wee bit stupid. There are actually multiple wine regions in Mexico. An Austrian cousin of mine happened to be in Baja California for a month or so and encountered the wine that’s grown there. She […]
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