amazed as you explore the vineyards in the semi-desert of the state of
Queretaro where, although it might seem impossible for vines to grow due
to the conditions of the land, you’ll be astounded to find that this is
indeed possible as you visit the towns of El Marques, Tequisquiapan,
Ezequiel Montes and Colon.
two important wine growing regions in this state are Hermosillo and
Caborca. In Hermosillo the annual temperatures range from 53.42 ° F
(11.9°C) to 86 ° F (30 °C). On average it is a warm 73.4 ° F (23°C).
One region has
become the leader in reviving the reputation of Mexican wines, and,
perhaps tellingly, it lies just above the 30th parallel. 90% of Mexican
quality wine comes from northern Baja California, centering around the
city of Ensenada.
- 20 years ago friends and I would go to a great French restaurant in
Mexicali, but the problem would always be the wine. French wines cost as
much as the meal. Most Mexican wines (like Santo Thomas) weren't much