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

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