Taste the New Mexico high desert with Vara Spirits
High Desert Gin launched in 2020, is a reimagining of the classic spirit style with a smooth, aromatic flavour profile.
Vara, Taylor Garrett bring home multiple medals for spirits
Vara Winery and Distillery continues to make waves in the world of spirits. The relatively young Vara establishment recently came home with 10 medals from the 2021 Pr%f Awards, which is sponsored by Food and Beverage Magazine and Delta Sky Club. The yearly award...
Chef Ruiz participates in Forbes’ Food Predictions for 2022
34 Chefs Around The Country Make Food Predictions For 2022 - David Ruiz, executive chef of Vara Winery & Distillery in Albuquerque, New Mexico
Vara to participate in S.T.E.A.M. Nights at the Balloon Museum
The Anderson Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum has announced a new monthly evening event, S.T.E.A.M. Nights at the Balloon Museum. S.T.E.A.M. Nights at the Balloon Museum kicks off Saturday, Dec. 11 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. with Bubbles and Bubbly. During...
Vara Winery and Distillery appoints Drake McCarthy as new sales director
US-based Vara Winery and Distillery has given long-time partner Drake McCarthy a senior leadership role.
Vara recommended as NM winery by wine expert Amy Currens
The Fine Art of Wine Tasting - The Paper spoke to local wine expert Amy Currens about what it takes to develop a novice palate and when asked personal recommendations for local N.M. wines she recommended Vara.
Vara’s Negroni Blanco highlighted by Forbes
8 Creative Variations On The Classic Negroni - Negroni Blanco Found at Vara Winery & Distillery in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and made with High Desert Gin, Vermut Seco, Vermut Dulce, Vara Orange Liquor, and housemade orange bitters, this variation on the classic...
Vara Winery & Distillery: International family of Spanish and American wines and spirits
Recent win at 2020 Sommeliers Choice Awards makes Vara wines a desirable wine for restaurants. A panel of high-profile sommeliers and wine directors awarded Vara Winery & Distillery a total of six medals at the 2020 Sommeliers Choice Awards, including a gold medal for...
Local Winery Pops Cork on Tasting Room
VARA-WAY from Ordinary: Vara Preps Food Service Launch