Road Trip To 3 Different Wineries On The New Mexico Wine Shuttle
Did you know New Mexico is the oldest wine-producing state in the country? In 1629, the first vines were planted near Socorro in an effort to produce communion wine and have since become known as the Mission grape.
If you’re looking to partake in a smidgen of this history, visiting one of New Mexico’s 40-some wineries is the perfect way to get started. Not sure where to begin? Board this amazing New Mexico wine shuttle for a leisurely tour of a few of the state’s enchanting wineries and vineyards.
Monica is a Diné (Navajo) freelance writer and photographer based in the Southwest. Born in Gallup and raised in Phoenix, she is Tódich'ii'nii (Bitter Water People) and Tsi'naajinii (Black Streak Wood People). Monica is a staff writer for Only In Your State, photo editor for The Mesa Legend, and previously a staff writer for The Navajo Post. You can reach her at firstname.lastname@example.org.