Sunday, August 31, 2014
Esparza vs Teague
Bill Esparza, a long time supporter of Valle de Guadalupe, wrote a rebuttal for the OC Weekly of Lettie Teague's piece that appeared in the Wall Street Journal.
For what it's worth, I'm on Esparaza's side although I have to admit that there are wines from the Valle that are a bit salty (euphemistically referred to as strong mineral notes) and some of the blends are down right weird.
You can read both articles here
Lettie Teague: The Best Wines of Mexico's Burgeoning Baja Region
Bill Esparza: The Wall Street Journal's Critic Spits on the Mexican Wine Industry with Unusual Saltiness