Things To Do
New Mexico’s oldest winery, has settled into its new home. The vineyard provides “Estate Bottled” New Mexico wines with a new complexity. New plantings of Italian and Rhone varietals will complement production of Cabernet, Zinfandel and Chardonnay.
Family-owned and operated, Sombra Antigua is housed in an attractive and appealing tasting room. The winery sits in the oldest commercial vineyard in New Mexico. Planted here are grapes for a variety of red and white signature wines. This beautiful winery sits among the vines and pecan trees offering a perfect venue for relaxed wine tasting, entertaining and visiting with friends and family.
Star Canyon Winery is referred to as a wine boutique with a tasting room. Large wineries usually have tasting rooms where customers can sample the wine, Star Canyon Winery offers the same experience. Star Canyon Winery offers 26 different wines ranging from $9-$40 a bottle and glasses range from $5-$7. They have a variety of wines to sample ranging from premium wines to sparkling wines. Cheese and crackers are for sale at the winery, along with accessories such as wine keys and stoppers. They also offer custom drawings on any bottle you purchase. Wine tasting is an experience that can follow you the rest of your life, which makes Star Canyon Winery a recommended experience.
Located in New Mexico, this winery is known for its colorful nightlife and art shows.
Situated in the valley of the Rio Grande the back road of Highway 28 leads visitors to locally owned and operated Zin Valle Vineyards, El Paso’s only vineyard and winery. They offer several different varietals from their estate vineyards as well as wines from California and Europe. Spend the day at Zin Valle and experience their complementary wine tasting, venture into the barrel room or simply enjoy a glass or bottle of wine on the patio or picnic while looking over the Zinfandel vineyard and the Franklin Mountains.
For a unique experience visit the Vineyard on Sunday afternoons and enjoy the sounds of live music provided by local musicians. Bring a picnic, family and friends and enjoy the day in what was once one of the country’s premier wine regions.