Bunyols de carabassa
EYW wants your food photos!
EYW wants your food stories!
A Tiny Piece of Wine Country, on a Mexico City Rooftop
Our contributor takes us to Vinicola Urbana, a wine-producing rooftop vineyard (and breath of fresh air) smack-dab in overcrowded Mexico City.
All photos by Lydia Carey
A pseudo-camouflaged sign sits at the entrance of No. 29 on Mexico City’s posh Avenida Presidente Masaryk. Inside, the security guards will probably ignore you, but all the way to the left-hand side of the lobby sits a woman who will direct you to the elevators, up four floors, and into an empty elevator-bank hallway. You’ll hesitate, confused; walking out what looks like an emergency exit, you turn right and are unexpectedly met by a wave of shamrock-shaped leaves, tiny bundles of grapes hanging daintily beneath their emerald shadows.
“A vineyard?” you think. “In the middle of a 25-million-strong metropolis?”
Welcome to Mexico City’s Vinicola Urbana.Read more
25.082205, 55.137882Most people that don’t live in the area hate going to Jumeirah Beach Residence (JBR) in Dubai – known for its traffic and lack of parking. Now that the construction of the tram is com… Read more
Frankfurter Tor 7 Berlin, GermanyLike all food writers, I enjoy the freedom to choose what I review. After all, Berlin has thousands of potential eating places so it has to be my choice – good or bad. This is not typically m… Read more
Montalcino, ItalyIn the stunning 5-star resort Castello Banfi Il Borgo, set in a 13th century Tuscan castle, what made our experience at the resort even more memorable was the incredible lunch at La Taverna. At t… Read more
Addis AbabaFor those of you who have moved to Addis after living/partying in other large metropolitan cities, you’ve probably noticed that there’s usually something missing at the end of a late ni… Read more
©2016 Eat Your World, LLC - All Rights Reserved