As we get ready to welcome in another new year in beautiful downtown Santa Fe, it’s time to start planning for the months and year ahead. A winter getaway to Santa Fe offers perhaps the perfect combination of rest and relaxation, in order to allow your spirit to rejuvenate after the busy holiday season. With a tremendous selection of great food and wine, wonderful museums to visit, and world-class spas to enhance your stay, Santa Fe is the perfect place to recuperate this winter. Oftentimes, there is nothing better than an afternoon spent wine tasting and enjoying the spectacular views around the beautiful city of Santa Fe. To get started on your winter wine tasting adventure, book your room at our luxury Bed and Breakfast today.
Wine Tasting Around Santa Fe
Though it may not be as widely known as Napa Valley’s wine country, New Mexico’s wine country dates back to as far as the 1600’s. The Santa Fe area is a great place to spend an afternoon wine tasting or touring local wineries. If you’d like to skip all the planning and go straight to the relaxing, then joing one of New Mexico Wine Tours public wine tasting tours, where you will sample wine at 4 or 5 of the Northern vineyards. Along the way, you’ll certainly enjoy expansive views of New Mexico’s famous high desert, its lush Bosque forest, red cliffs, and stunning mountain vistas. You can also customize your tour to meet your needs and desires, and take one of their private or scenic tours as well.
If you’d like to create your own path through Santa Fe’s wine country, then there are plenty of great wineries to choose from. Starting in the north, enjoy the spectacular wines at Black Mesa Winery, followed by an exquisite wine tasting experience at the Estrella del Norte Vineyard, which has been voted a top winery in Santa Fe. Here, you’ll experience wine tasting in a setting you can only find in New Mexico, surrounded by 200-year old Cottonwood trees and the beautiful afternoon sun. After you’ve enjoyed the wine tasting at these two locations, it’s time to head south to taste the award-winning estate wines at Casa Abril Vineyards and Winery. End your day at the beautiful Anasazi Fields Winery, which sits at the western edge of the old village of Placitas. Book your room at our Santa Fe Bed and Breakfast, and enjoy a relaxing afternoon wine tasting through New Mexico’s stunning wine country.