One of the exciting things about being a food writer and blogger is that I get to meet people who are truly passionate about what they do. You know, the kind of people whose eyes light up when they talk about what they love, how they talk a mile a minute, and wind up igniting that same passion in you.
That’s how I felt when I sat down to talk with Cristina Mejía from Vinos del Rio.
Gastronomy Market in Bogota has redone their wine selection, and one of the exciting things about that is they’re having an event to celebrate. The Market has wines from France, Italy, Spain, Argentina, Chile, United States, Germany, Portugal, Uruguay and Luxembourg, and this free event will include tastings, with wine experts talking about what they know best: wines and the art of being a sommelier. Here you’ll be able to get that personalized help to find the bottle of wine you’ve been looking for.
On a corner of a quiet street in the Quinta Camacho neighborhood of Bogota, there’s a red brick house with a kitchen responsible for a masterpiece of flavors…