Dec
4
9:30 AM09:30

The Baja Kitchen Presents: brunch•wine•bazar

Calling all wine aficionados and foodies: you are invited to join us in celebrating with us at the event of the summer, brunch•wine•bazar (bwb), at our picturesque organic farm in Tecate, Mexico.

The Baja Kitchen's Sunday Funday includes:

  • Round trip transport to/from San Diego
  • Valle de Guadalupe wine tasting paired with seasonal gourmet hors d’oeuvres upon arrival.
  • Brunch handcrafted with the finest farm-fresh ingredients from our culinary gardens and regional vendors.
  • Three complimentary glasses of wine or beer*
  • A complimentary espresso or cappuccino from Cafe Paris
  • Time to relax, tour the farm and shop
  • Outdoor games like bocce & horseshoes
  • Gift from the team at La Cocina Que Canta

*Additional wine and drinks are available for purchase.

As you know, the cuisine of Baja California, Mexico, has exploded on the international food scene in the past 15 years, garnering accolades from all who travel to the most delicious—and experimental—culinary frontiers anywhere in the world.  bwb celebrates the best of Baja’s fresh farm-to-table cuisine, robust reds, icy whites, and local brews. 

*La Cocina Que Canta is the stunning cooking school of destination spa and fitness resort Rancho La Puerta, and is located at the edge of one of the West’s great organic gardens. 

$180 per person

 

 

FAQs

Are there ID requirements? Is there an age requirement? A valid passport is required; please take this with you to the event.  All guests must be 18 years of age and older.

  • A valid passport is mandatory for crossing the border. Should you not have your valid passport, please be aware that you will be detained at the border and will have to pay approximately $150 to take additional transportation back to your car. For non-U.S. citizens, please be aware of your country's Visa and special border crossing requirements

What to wear…and bring: Wear comfortable, closed-toe shoes. Bring a hat and sunscreen (optional). 

Physical requirements: If you have trouble navigating steps, slightly uneven brick paths, rustic tile floors, and being “out in the rows” in the vegetable garden, then this event is not for you. We are very sorry but we also cannot accommodate aids such as wheelchairs, walkers, scooters, etc.

What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

Transportation is from the San Diego Visitor Center on East Mission Bay: 2688 East Mission Bay Drive, San Diego, CA 92109.  View Map

Meet at the 45 passenger luxury coach which will be waiting in the large parking area slightly north of the visitor center.

The bus leaves at 9:30 am, please be there early around 9:15 am. Look for the bus with The Baja Kitchen banner. You will arrive to La Cocina Que Canta at 11:00 am. The event concludes at 3:30 pm, and you will arrive back to the Visitor Center by 4:30pm.  DIRECTIONS:

From 5 North

Take the Clairemont Drive exit, EXIT 22, toward East Mission Bay Drive
Turn left onto Clairemont Dr.
Drive into SD Visitor Center on East Mission Bay parking lot and find the Charter Bus with the Rancho La Puerta sign.  Meet at the 45 passenger luxury coach which will be waiting in the large parking area slightly north of the visitor center.

From 5 South
Take the Clairemont Drive exit, EXIT 22, toward East Mission Bay Drive
Turn left onto Clairemont Dr.
Drive into SD Visitor Center on East Mission Bay parking lot and find the Charter Bus with the Rancho La Puerta sign. Meet at the 45 passenger luxury coach which will be waiting in the large parking area slightly north of the visitor center.

A note about the bus ride…

La Cocina Que Canta is reached via California State Highway 94 which runs southeast from downtown San Diego. The 22.3-mile stretch between Jamacha Junction and Tecate is a very scenic road through the mountains, but also very “curvy” in many parts. Our drivers are careful and considerate, but if you have a tendency toward motion sickness, please consider a motion-sickness medication.   

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions? reservations@rancholapuerta.com or call 800-443-7565

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event? Please present a printed or e-ticket upon boarding the bus. 

What is the refund policy?

• With notice of more than 30 days prior to arrival date, all of payment will be refunded, less a cancellation fee of $50.

• With notice of 14 to 29 days prior to arrival date, 50% of payment is non-refundable, with the balance held one year for a future Saturday.

• 13 days or less before arrival date, full payment is non-refundable.

•  La Cocina Que Canta reserves the right to reschedule or cancel The Baja Kitchen™ Brunch Wine Bazar.  For example, it may be cancelled due to inclement weather. Any fees will be returned in full if we cannot accommodate your schedule with a new date.

The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay?

If the name of the guest going does not match the ticket, please inform us via email at reservations@rancholapuerta.com prior to the event. If you purchased a ticket for somebody else please have him or her reference your name upon check in.

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Nov
20
9:30 AM09:30

The Baja Kitchen Presents: brunch•wine•bazar

A Spanish Brunch•Wine•Bazar Catered by Spain’s Top Chefs!

Join us as we welcome Spain’s Top Chefs to the “New World” of La Cocina Que Canta, Rancho La Puerta’s culinary center. We are honored to feature Doña Clara Maria AmezúaThe First Lady of Spanish CuisineGabriela Llamasand Beatriz Llamas. Sit back and relax while this family of culinary superstars serves up a feast of sumptuous dishes such as seafood paella, alboronía (vegetable medley with fried eggs), and churros with chocolate.

The Baja Kitchen's Sunday Funday includes:

  • Round trip transport to/from San Diego
  • Valle de Guadalupe wine tasting paired with seasonal gourmet hors d’oeuvres upon arrival.
  • Brunch handcrafted with the finest farm-fresh ingredients from our culinary gardens and regional vendors.
  • Three complimentary glasses of wine or beer*
  • A complimentary espresso or cappuccino from Cafe Paris
  • Time to relax, tour the farm and shop
  • Outdoor games like bocce & horseshoes
  • Gift from the team at La Cocina Que Canta

*Additional wine and drinks are available for purchase.

As you know, the cuisine of Baja California, Mexico, has exploded on the international food scene in the past 15 years, garnering accolades from all who travel to the most delicious—and experimental—culinary frontiers anywhere in the world.  bwb celebrates the best of Baja’s fresh farm-to-table cuisine, robust reds, icy whites, and local brews. 

*La Cocina Que Canta is the stunning cooking school of destination spa and fitness resort Rancho La Puerta, and is located at the edge of one of the West’s great organic gardens. 

$180 per person

 

 

FAQs

Are there ID requirements? Is there an age requirement? A valid passport is required; please take this with you to the event.  All guests must be 18 years of age and older.

  • A valid passport is mandatory for crossing the border. Should you not have your valid passport, please be aware that you will be detained at the border and will have to pay approximately $150 to take additional transportation back to your car. For non-U.S. citizens, please be aware of your country's Visa and special border crossing requirements

What to wear…and bring: Wear comfortable, closed-toe shoes. Bring a hat and sunscreen (optional). 

Physical requirements: If you have trouble navigating steps, slightly uneven brick paths, rustic tile floors, and being “out in the rows” in the vegetable garden, then this event is not for you. We are very sorry but we also cannot accommodate aids such as wheelchairs, walkers, scooters, etc.

What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

Transportation is from the San Diego Visitor Center on East Mission Bay: 2688 East Mission Bay Drive, San Diego, CA 92109.  View Map

Meet at the 45 passenger luxury coach which will be waiting in the large parking area slightly north of the visitor center.

The bus leaves at 9:30 am, please be there early around 9:15 am. Look for the bus with The Baja Kitchen banner. You will arrive to La Cocina Que Canta at 11:00 am. The event concludes at 3:30 pm, and you will arrive back to the Visitor Center by 4:30pm.  DIRECTIONS:

From 5 North

Take the Clairemont Drive exit, EXIT 22, toward East Mission Bay Drive
Turn left onto Clairemont Dr.
Drive into SD Visitor Center on East Mission Bay parking lot and find the Charter Bus with the Rancho La Puerta sign.  Meet at the 45 passenger luxury coach which will be waiting in the large parking area slightly north of the visitor center.

From 5 South
Take the Clairemont Drive exit, EXIT 22, toward East Mission Bay Drive
Turn left onto Clairemont Dr.
Drive into SD Visitor Center on East Mission Bay parking lot and find the Charter Bus with the Rancho La Puerta sign. Meet at the 45 passenger luxury coach which will be waiting in the large parking area slightly north of the visitor center.

A note about the bus ride…

La Cocina Que Canta is reached via California State Highway 94 which runs southeast from downtown San Diego. The 22.3-mile stretch between Jamacha Junction and Tecate is a very scenic road through the mountains, but also very “curvy” in many parts. Our drivers are careful and considerate, but if you have a tendency toward motion sickness, please consider a motion-sickness medication.   

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions? reservations@rancholapuerta.com or call 800-443-7565

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event? Please present a printed or e-ticket upon boarding the bus. 

What is the refund policy?

• With notice of more than 30 days prior to arrival date, all of payment will be refunded, less a cancellation fee of $50.

• With notice of 14 to 29 days prior to arrival date, 50% of payment is non-refundable, with the balance held one year for a future Saturday.

• 13 days or less before arrival date, full payment is non-refundable.

•  La Cocina Que Canta reserves the right to reschedule or cancel The Baja Kitchen™ Brunch Wine Bazar.  For example, it may be cancelled due to inclement weather. Any fees will be returned in full if we cannot accommodate your schedule with a new date.

The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay?

If the name of the guest going does not match the ticket, please inform us via email at reservations@rancholapuerta.com prior to the event. If you purchased a ticket for somebody else please have him or her reference your name upon check in.

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Oct
29
4:00 PM16:00

The Baja Kitchen Presents: El Sabor de la Mujeres de Baja

El Sabor de la Mujeres de Baja

What happens when over 15 top women chefs from Baja gather at a top spa for a culinary festival? Deliciousness!

An unforgettable one-day culinary festival

At famed fitness resort and spa
Rancho La Puerta’s
LA COCINA QUE CANTA

Organic farm and culinary center at the base of beautiful Mt. Kuchumaa

  • Feast on the many tastes of Baja California created by its top women chefs, from food-truck stars to acclaimed fine dining masters.
  • Learn as you watch live cooking at its best.
  • Visit one of North America’s finest organic farms.
  • Sip fine wines from Baja’s Valle de Guadalupe.
  • See the annual Rancho La Puerta Day of the Dead altar—one of Baja’s most amazing.
  • Listen and dance to live music.

We are offering tickets with roundtrip transportation from E. Mission Bay in San Diego, and tickets without transportation. Please read below for all the important transportation directions. 
If you purchase a ticket without transportation please arrive to La Cocina Que Canta at 4pm. Use GPS Map Coordinates to find your way to the event, GPS: 32.564246, -116.667733. The physical address (below) doesn't come up on Google maps correctly.

$95 per person (without transportation)
$130 per person (includes round-trip transportation from East Mission Bay. Departs at 3pm)

PLEASE BRING YOUR VALID PASSPORT.*
*Those with Sentri Cards must still bring passports.

MEETS THE CHEFS

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Aug
14
9:30 AM09:30

The Baja Kitchen Presents: brunch•wine•bazar

Calling all wine aficionados and foodies: you are invited to join us in celebrating with us at the event of the summer, brunch•wine•bazar (bwb), at our picturesque organic farm in Tecate, Mexico.

The Baja Kitchen's Sunday Funday includes:

  • Round trip transport to/from San Diego
  • Valle de Guadalupe wine tasting paired with seasonal gourmet hors d’oeuvres upon arrival.
  • Brunch handcrafted with the finest farm-fresh ingredients from our culinary gardens and regional vendors.
  • Four complimentary glasses of wine or beer*
  • A complimentary espresso or cappuccino from Cafe Paris
  • Time to relax, tour the farm and shop
  • Outdoor games like bocce & horseshoes
  • Gift from the team at La Cocina Que Canta

*Additional wine and drinks are available for purchase.

As you know, the cuisine of Baja California, Mexico, has exploded on the international food scene in the past 15 years, garnering accolades from all who travel to the most delicious—and experimental—culinary frontiers anywhere in the world.  bwb celebrates the best of Baja’s fresh farm-to-table cuisine, robust reds, icy whites, and local brews. 

*La Cocina Que Canta is the stunning cooking school of destination spa and fitness resort Rancho La Puerta, and is located at the edge of one of the West’s great organic gardens. 

$180 per person

 

FAQs

Are there ID requirements? Is there an age requirement? A valid passport is required; please take this with you to the event.  All guests must be 18 years of age and older.

  • A valid passport is mandatory for crossing the border. Should you not have your valid passport, please be aware that you will be detained at the border and will have to pay approximately $150 to take additional transportation back to your car. For non-U.S. citizens, please be aware of your country's Visa and special border crossing requirements

What to wear…and bring: Wear comfortable, closed-toe shoes. Bring a hat and sunscreen (optional). 

Physical requirements: If you have trouble navigating steps, slightly uneven brick paths, rustic tile floors, and being “out in the rows” in the vegetable garden, then this event is not for you. We are very sorry but we also cannot accommodate aids such as wheelchairs, walkers, scooters, etc.

What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

Transportation is from the San Diego Visitor Center on East Mission Bay: 2688 East Mission Bay Drive, San Diego, CA 92109.  View Map

Meet at the 45 passenger luxury coach which will be waiting in the large parking area slightly north of the visitor center.

The bus leaves at 9:30 am, please be there early around 9:15 am. Look for the bus with The Baja Kitchen banner. You will arrive to La Cocina Que Canta at 11:00 am. The event concludes at 3:30 pm, and you will arrive back to the Visitor Center by 4:30pm.  DIRECTIONS:

From 5 North

Take the Clairemont Drive exit, EXIT 22, toward East Mission Bay Drive
Turn left onto Clairemont Dr.
Drive into SD Visitor Center on East Mission Bay parking lot and find the Charter Bus with the Rancho La Puerta sign.  Meet at the 45 passenger luxury coach which will be waiting in the large parking area slightly north of the visitor center.

From 5 South
Take the Clairemont Drive exit, EXIT 22, toward East Mission Bay Drive
Turn left onto Clairemont Dr.
Drive into SD Visitor Center on East Mission Bay parking lot and find the Charter Bus with the Rancho La Puerta sign. Meet at the 45 passenger luxury coach which will be waiting in the large parking area slightly north of the visitor center.

A note about the bus ride…

La Cocina Que Canta is reached via California State Highway 94 which runs southeast from downtown San Diego. The 22.3-mile stretch between Jamacha Junction and Tecate is a very scenic road through the mountains, but also very “curvy” in many parts. Our drivers are careful and considerate, but if you have a tendency toward motion sickness, please consider a motion-sickness medication.   

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions? reservations@rancholapuerta.com or call 800-443-7565

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event? Please present a printed or e-ticket upon boarding the bus. 

What is the refund policy?

• With notice of more than 30 days prior to arrival date, all of payment will be refunded, less a cancellation fee of $50.

• With notice of 14 to 29 days prior to arrival date, 50% of payment is non-refundable, with the balance held one year for a future Saturday.

• 13 days or less before arrival date, full payment is non-refundable.

•  La Cocina Que Canta reserves the right to reschedule or cancel The Baja Kitchen™ Brunch Wine Bazar.  For example, it may be cancelled due to inclement weather. Any fees will be returned in full if we cannot accommodate your schedule with a new date.

The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay?

If the name of the guest going does not match the ticket, please inform us via email at reservations@rancholapuerta.com prior to the event. If you purchased a ticket for somebody else please have him or her reference your name upon checkin.

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Jul
31
9:30 AM09:30

The Baja Kitchen Presents: brunch•wine•bazar

Calling all wine aficionados and foodies: you are invited to join us in celebrating with us at the kickoff event of the summer, brunch•wine•bazar (bwb), at our picturesque organic farm in Tecate, Mexico.

The Baja Kitchen's first Sunday Funday includes: round trip transportation to/from San Diego (about 1-hour driving time), hors d'oeuvres, a tasting of Valle de Guadalupe wines, a farm-fresh gourmet brunch, a finely curated bazar, time to relax in nature, and an optional tour of our 6-acre organic garden at La Cocina Que Canta* (“The Kitchen That Sings”) culinary center. And after a few glasses of wine and some chilling, sharpen your cornhole skills, improve your horseshoe game, or lounge on a hammock.

As you know, the cuisine of Baja California, Mexico, has exploded on the international food scene in the past 15 years, garnering accolades from all who travel to the most delicious—and experimental—culinary frontiers anywhere in the world.  bwb celebrates the best of Baja’s fresh farm-to-table cuisine, robust reds, icy whites, and local brews. 

*La Cocina Que Canta is the stunning cooking school of destination spa and fitness resort Rancho La Puerta, and is located at the edge of one of the West’s great organic gardens. 

$180 per person

 

FAQs

Are there ID requirements? Is there an age requirement? A valid passport is required; please take this with you to the event.  All guests must be 18 years of age and older.

  • A valid passport is mandatory for crossing the border. Should you not have your valid passport, please be aware that you will be detained at the border and will have to pay approximately $150 to take additional transportation back to your car. For non-U.S. citizens, please be aware of your country's Visa and special border crossing requirements

What to wear…and bring: Wear comfortable, closed-toe shoes. Bring a hat and sunscreen (optional). 

Physical requirements: If you have trouble navigating steps, slightly uneven brick paths, rustic tile floors, and being “out in the rows” in the vegetable garden, then this event is not for you. We are very sorry but we also cannot accommodate aids such as wheelchairs, walkers, scooters, etc.

What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

Transportation is from the San Diego Visitor Center on East Mission Bay: 2688 East Mission Bay Drive, San Diego, CA 92109.  View Map

Meet at the 45 passenger luxury coach which will be waiting in the large parking area slightly north of the visitor center.

The bus leaves at 9:30 am, please be there early around 9:15 am. Look for the bus with The Baja Kitchen banner. You will arrive to La Cocina Que Canta at 11:00 am. The event concludes at 3:30 pm, and you will arrive back to the Visitor Center by 4:30pm.  DIRECTIONS:

From 5 North

Take the Clairemont Drive exit, EXIT 22, toward East Mission Bay Drive
Turn left onto Clairemont Dr.
Drive into SD Visitor Center on East Mission Bay parking lot and find the Charter Bus with the Rancho La Puerta sign.  Meet at the 45 passenger luxury coach which will be waiting in the large parking area slightly north of the visitor center.

From 5 South
Take the Clairemont Drive exit, EXIT 22, toward East Mission Bay Drive
Turn left onto Clairemont Dr.
Drive into SD Visitor Center on East Mission Bay parking lot and find the Charter Bus with the Rancho La Puerta sign. Meet at the 45 passenger luxury coach which will be waiting in the large parking area slightly north of the visitor center.

A note about the bus ride…

La Cocina Que Canta is reached via California State Highway 94 which runs southeast from downtown San Diego. The 22.3-mile stretch between Jamacha Junction and Tecate is a very scenic road through the mountains, but also very “curvy” in many parts. Our drivers are careful and considerate, but if you have a tendency toward motion sickness, please consider a motion-sickness medication.   

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions? reservations@rancholapuerta.com or call 800-443-7565 

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event? Please present a printed or e-ticket upon boarding the bus. 

What is the refund policy?

• With notice of more than 30 days prior to arrival date, all of payment will be refunded, less a cancellation fee of $50.

• With notice of 14 to 29 days prior to arrival date, 50% of payment is non-refundable, with the balance held one year for a future Saturday.

• 13 days or less before arrival date, full payment is non-refundable.

•  La Cocina Que Canta reserves the right to reschedule or cancel The Baja Kitchen™ Brunch Wine Bazar.  For example, it may be cancelled due to inclement weather. Any fees will be returned in full if we cannot accommodate your schedule with a new date.

The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay?

If the name of the guest going does not match the ticket, please inform us via email at reservations@rancholapuerta.com prior to the event. If you purchased a ticket for somebody else please have him or her reference your name upon check in.

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