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Mexico’s Wine Industry
Wine

Mexico – New world’s oldest vinifera producer.

Spanish missionaries planted by for religious purposes Mexico’s first vineyards were in 1521. Three years later Hernan Cortez issued an edict ordering all settlers to plant vines they had been granted Mexico was self-sufficient in wine and marques de Aguayo winery at Parras (1593) claims to be the oldest in […]