Founded in 2015, Viñedos Palomino is located in the agricultural settlement “Lic. Carlos Soto Maynez”, in the municipality of Namiquipa, a few hours away from the city of Chihuahua. The vine generates excellent wines which have had an excellent participation in national and international competitions; in August 2018 participated in the contest “México Selection by Concours Mondial de Bruxelles 2018”, with the label Marroc, a Malbec red wine which was awarded with a Gold Medal, being placed within the 112 best wines in Mexico, proudly representing the state of Chihuahua. With the results obtained, with the same label decided to participate in the “Concours Mondial de Bruxelles 2019” held in Aigle, Switzerland, obtaining a Silver Medal.
Argumedo Wiella #809, Col. Oscar Soto Máynez, Namiquipa, Chihuahua. 31968, México
Joaquín Palomino Salazar: +52 (614) 405 3085
Elvira Palomino Salazar: +52 (614) 216 6623
“Our wines born in the vines”.
Fourth generation wine-makers, strive to take advantage of the generosity of the Delicias Valley, located in the desert of Chihuahua, with hot days and cool nights, ideal for an optimal maturation of the vine that expresses fully its aromatic and taste qualities.
VINICOLA REYES MOTA
Founded in 2011, by Mr. Armando Reyes and Mrs. Angelica Mota in the city of Chihuahua. Outstanding since early production with the line of wine “Las Abuelas”, with the wines Francisca, Adela, Ramona and Norberta where the founders wanted to honor their grandmothers expressing each of their personalities in the labels; at the same time was born the flagship wine of the foundation, named “UNO Tinto”, called because it is the first wine in the cellar which pays homage to the founder’s father, because thanks to him they developed the desire and the idea of producing wines. Since 2013 the cellar elaborates the line “Análogo”, which tries to express the feeling and labor of the current wine-maker of the house, Armando Reyes, bearing his signature in the production of this line which every year is made of different varieties and wine-making styles, always searching new challenges for wine lovers.
Armando Reyes Corona: +52 (614) 266 3318
Wine producing house founded in 2013 by Brenda Baltierra, who since then has promoted the culture of wine in the city through the production of boutique wines under a highly monitored quality framework for wine-making; thus the results are the labels Alambre Rojo, Hilo Rosado and Cava Baltierra Reserva, made in Chihuahua, as well as Hilo Blanco, made in the high lands, projected to a national market and highly accepted due to its distinctive openness and unique personality. The idea of elaborating wine came in 2003, when due to the vicissitudes of life, the wine-maker lived in Italy and discovered her passion for wine that she lives with the culture of wine in the Tuscan region. Winery currently produces 1,200 bottles per year.
Brenda Baltierra: +52 (614) 142 3072
Pinesque is a family cellar dedicated to the production of exclusive, high quality artisan wines in the city of Chihuahua.
It was established in 2009 after more than 15 years of producing wine as a family hobby, period in which the wines have evolved. Currently Pinesque produces the labels “5 de Pinesque”, “Gastone e Maria”, “Expresiones de Chihuahua”, “Sinforosa”, “Triada” and “Melocotón Chardonnay” for palates seeking a more natural wine, keeping the nutrients, aromas and flavors of each wine variety. Year after year the unique characteristics and expressions of each variety produced in our terroir are respected, making each wine a work of art with a quality guarantee of the cellar.
Their premium wines “5 de Pinesque” and “Gastone e Maria” have been awarded with several silver, gold and double gold medals in different competitions around the world such as Concours Mondial de Bruxelles, México Selection by Concours Mondial de Bruxelles, Ensenada International Wine Competition and China Wine and Spirits Awards.
Currently they have 1 experimental vine and 1 hectare of Malbec with the project of growing and developing more vines starting in 2020, with the objective of increasing wine production and being able to offer their visitors a unique experience in the vineyards.
Pinesque offers different wine-related experiences where adult and minor visitors learn on the elaboration process, as well as different activities such as wine tasting, wine pairing, etc., providing unique, enriching experiences in the city of Chihuahua.
- Tasting area.
- Guided visit to our experimental vineyard located in the cellar.
- Tour and explanation of the production and fermentation process of our white, pink and red wines.
- Author tasting where the visitor learns about the production process and takes a guided tasting session of their 3 signature wines, step by step.
- Bistro tasting: get to know the wine elaboration process, enjoy a guided tasting with 3 of their wines combined with small season snacks.
- Meet & Wine Experiences once a month with different workshops such as cooking, astronomy, painting, etc., along with a tasting of 3 wines and some pairings.
Open to the public:
- Booking: visita.pinesque.com
- Tuesdays through Fridays: 12:00, 14:00 and 16:00 hrs.
- Saturdays and Sundays: 13:00 and 15:00 hrs.
* Prior booking.
Tres Ríos is a high-quality wine production company that works with vine grown in different plots in the state of Chihuahua. It was born from a dream by Ing. Javier Cerrillo Chowell, who decided to grow crops with true impact in the country and that at the same time demanded less water, being responsible in water use in this arid area.
Tres Ríos is a project that started taking shape starting in 2010, in the Hacienda San Agustín in some lands irrigated by the San Pedro River. This site was selected mainly due to its climate, hot during the day, and being relatively close to the Sierra, it has cool nights, meeting point of the Chihuahua desert with the clear San Pedro River. This effect, added to the quality of the soil and weather conditions in the region, in addition to the right wine-making process, afforded them the satisfaction of obtaining in their first vintage two international awards: “Gold medal” in “Tierra de Vinos de Ensenada 2015”, both for their 2014 Shiraz and Merlot-Cabernet Sauvignon varieties.
They are very enthusiastic and expect great success due to the silver medal award in the recent competition “México Selection by Concours Mondial de Bruxelles 2017”, held in Dolores Hidalgo, Guanajuato.
With beautiful natural celebrations in their three vineyards by the river, are now inviting people to visit the winery and enjoy a reunion with the aromas and flavors of the wines, which will be always remembered in this environment.
People may assist to their guided tasting sessions and traditional Northern menus combined with the three house wines, which pair perfectly. Tres Ríos is a wine that reflects Northern identity.
+52 (614) 126 4854
FACEBOOK: Tres Rios del Norte
FINCA SAN ANTONIO DE SAENZ
Located in the highway La Junta-Guerrero in the municipality of Guerrero Chihuahua, where they proudly grow vine to bring Lemari to life: the blood of their Chihuahuan pride. Their wine is born at the door of the majestic Sierra Madre Occidental, produced at an altitude of 2,100 meters over the sea level. The Merlot, with fresh aroma and fruit notes, it is a young wine with elegant and light body, with a soft texture and a ruby-red color with violet hues.
Sergio Humberto Orozco Hernández: +52 (614) 247 5587
VINÍCOLA COLECTIVA DEL NORTE
Vinícola Colectiva Del Norte was founded in 2019 in the city of Chihuahua. It was born as a collaboration project between Chef Farid Grijalva, Winemaker Armando Reyes and wine lover Aaron Rosas. The project goes beyond producing their own wines, it also serves as a collective wine cluster that elaborates products of new wine production projects, offering counseling and technical support. Vinícola Colectiva Del Norte will release its first labels in 2020: 3 single variety wines with elegant and delicate wine making processes for the contemporary Mexican pairings. In April 2020, will open its doors for culinary and wine tasting experiences.
Vitivinicola Richesse is located in the banks of the Papigochi River, at an altitude of 2,152 meters over the sea level, on the slopes of the Sierra Madre Occidental, also known as Sierra Tarahumara. In this area, temperature in winter is low, under 0° C, and summers are temperate. The cold weather molds their wines. White wines tend to be crispy, fresh, with floral and citrus notes. Ruby red wines, with fine tannings, red fruit aromas and herbal or floral notes. Local Terroir gives them unique and inimitable characteristics. That is the reason they selected the name RICHESSE, representing the RICHNESS of the local land.
The winery is very concerned in preserving local environment, providing organic care to the soil; they have achieved being the only Certified Organic Vineyard in the State of Chihuahua.
The project started in 2011, searching to have an alternative crop in the region, which is quintessentially an apple crop region; they started with an experimental vineyard of 2 hectares of red and white different varieties, of which they have obtained 3 different labels: a White Blend, a Red Blend and a 100% Pinot Noir.
VIÑEDO ALTA MIRA
Viñedo Alta Mira was born in 2016. It is found in the highway Soto Maynez a Ruiz Cortines, detour at kilometer 4, with 5 kilometers of dirt road. The name is derived from the privileged location, because the vineyard is located in a high area of the Sierra from where the majestic mountains and crop fields can be observed.
The quality of Viñedos Alta Mira is obtained by the right altitude and latitude of the vineyard; cool nights with hot days, with optimal conditions for developing a good wine. These factors contribute to the unique aromas and flavors expressed by their Cabernet Sauvignon SO4, Riesling SO4 and Malbec R10.
Mucho Tinto was born in Chihuahua in 2019, through the joint effort of two friends share the same passion for wine: Jorge Cano and Daniel Aguilera, searching innovation in wine-making.
Located 5 minutes away from Chihuahua International Airport, it’s a modern and innovative concept who seeks revolutionize the wine industry in the Mexico’s great state. Varieties such as Cabernet Sauvignon, Tempranillo, Malbec, Syrah and Chardonnay make Pasado Meridiano a quality wine with great attitude.
+52 (614) 427 3568
FACEBOOK: Vitivinícola Pasado Meridiano
Located in the plains of Cuauhtemoc region, at an altitude of 2,100 meters over the sea level. Their Tempranillo, Malbec and Cabernet Sauvignon wines are full of apple aromas and express a taste of soil sprinkled with the dew of cold mornings, the song of wind and cool nights.
Their intense flavor revolutionizes the senses and reminds visitors that Chihuahuan people are noble and has a revolutionary blood that shapes their strong Northern character.
+52 (625) 100 8375
Casa Establo born as a joint experimental project with the University of Chihuahua, searching new crops that were gentler to the environment and with efficient use of water; in 2010 the first crop started with 1 hectare of different vine varieties, with good results in quality and plant development. From this good development they decided to start a crop field aimed at growing in the Northeastern region of the State of Chihuahua.
The philosophy of Casa Establo is to make a unique quality wine, respecting the artisan elaboration processes without neglecting new technologies, with small productions that allow the customer to taste a wine with unique characteristics provided by the region of Chihuahua.
Casa Establo is a company that protects the environment and the cultures of Chihuahua; they promote the development of Tarahumara communities, providing employment where they can develop as trained individuals without forgetting their roots; with this, they try that the national and foreign market not only be
able to consume wine produced in Chihuahua, but also to know the Tarahumara culture, indigenous to the State of Chihuahua.
VIÑEDOS Y BODEGA SAN GERONIMO
Located in the grounds of the Hacienda San Geronimo, founded in 1780, and historical site of the Apache war, the Mexican Revolution and the Punitive Expedition, in 1916. It is a pioneering operation in high lands of Mexico, located at 1,950 meters over the sea level in the Bachiniva Valley, growing Malbec and Carménère varieties; due to their characteristics derived of a very wide thermal amplitude and favorable weather for this variety. San Geronimo transform the grapes in a very special quality wine, lighter in aromas and flavors, that pay homage to their intense crimson red and purple colors.
Encinillas wines are produced in the ruins of the Hacienda de Encinillas, located next to the tercentennial Camino Real – recently declared Heritage Site – a trail of wheels and steps that communicated Mexico City with Santa Fe, New Mexico, and today the remnants that keep Mexicans attentive to their history. The valleys of the Hacienda de Encinillas were witnesses of the raids and clashes of the Apache, Jerónimo and Victorio, of the revolutionary cavalry and its protagonists, who left behind a deep impression. The legend has it that Victorio was a mestizo and that when he was 6 years old, he was kidnapped from the Hacienda by an Apache raid, so he learned their language, he mastered horses and adapted to the rough life of the group. For this and other stories the Encinillas wines are product of imagination, perseverance and talent of the owner of the Hacienda, member of a Spanish family of constructors from Mexico’s 20th century; a world-class wine-making expert and the best strains of the Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Shiraz, Cabernet Franc, Petit Verdot, Tempranillo, Malbec and Chardonnay vine varieties, stressed by desert cold, heat and wind of these latitudes where the best vineyards in the world are located. The Encinillas wine labels has come to surprise experts and tasters, locals and foreigners, to delight with its broths and varieties to tell the legacy of the Hacienda and make history again.