Latest Tequila NOM List (Dated 19 August 2013)

Releasing the NOM list here at Tequila Aficionado had nothing to do with the other NOM lists that are available through apps and other websites. We needed our own current NOM list to reference in a spreadsheet format for desktop work. Once we’d gone completely OCD on it and filled in the blanks that you … Read moreLatest Tequila NOM List (Dated 19 August 2013)

Sipping off the Cuff: Cabeza Blanco

Vinturi Spirit Aerator presents Tequila Aficionado’s Alex Perez and Mike Morales as they taste and discuss Cabeza Blanco. Never miss and article or review again – Subscribe now! * indicates required Email Address * Email Format html text View previous newsletters.

Founder’s Feature: Alex Perez Interviews Chris Melendez & Enrico Caruso of 4 Copas Tequila

  We’ve found more treasure in the Tequila Aficionado vault! In this Founder’s Feature, Alex Perez spends quality time at El Cholo Restaurant interviewing Chris Melendez & Enrico Caruso as well as tasting 4 Copas Tequila. See Alex’s archival interview with Chris Melendez at Spirits of Mexico below: Chris and Enrico have moved on from … Read moreFounder’s Feature: Alex Perez Interviews Chris Melendez & Enrico Caruso of 4 Copas Tequila

Sipping off the Cuff: Casa Dragones Tequila

Alex surprises Mike with a tasting of Casa Dragones Tequila.  Here they discuss it: Alex Perez spoke with Bertha Gonzalez Nieves on several occasions about Casa Dragones tequila. Following are his Founder’s Feature original podcasts: In English: En Espanol: Never miss and article or review again – Subscribe now! * indicates required Email Address * … Read moreSipping off the Cuff: Casa Dragones Tequila

Sipping off the Cuff: El Afan Blanco

Mike Morales and Alex Perez taste and discuss El Afan Blanco. Never miss and article or review again – Subscribe now! * indicates required Email Address * Email Format html text View previous newsletters.

Monday Madness: Good Thing They’re Pretty

It’s Monday Madness at Tequila Aficionado. Enjoy this silly outtake from Sipping off the Cuff. It’s a Good Thing They’re Pretty More Monday Madness bloopers at Tequila Aficionado. Click To Tweet Monday Madness Monday Madness was created as a blooper by-product of our production process for the Tequila Aficionado exclusive video program, Sipping off the … Read moreMonday Madness: Good Thing They’re Pretty

Sipping off the Cuff: Cerritos Anejo

Mike Morales and Alex Perez taste and discuss Cerritos Anejo. The Cerritos Tequila Process is at the core of the value of our products. While many Tequila companies use ‘first time’ burned casks to make their tequila, the way the cask is burned has an influence on the nuances of the end result.  Antonio Cordova, the … Read moreSipping off the Cuff: Cerritos Anejo

Review of Grant MacPherson’s Word of Mouth by Lisa Pietsch

One of the benefits of working at Tequila Aficionado is that we’re often privy to tequila scuttlebutt.  When I heard whispers that Mary Clemente, boss lady of Jurado Tequila, was working on something with well-travelled celebrity Chef Grant MacPherson, I had to know more. It isn’t just about the tequila for me.  My interest lies … Read moreReview of Grant MacPherson’s Word of Mouth by Lisa Pietsch

Women In The Tequila Industry: Ana Maria Romero Mena by M.A. “Mike” Morales

In the 2010 industry classic special report entitled Tequila Appreciation for USA Today, it listed five tequila trends to watch.  Here, we’re focusing on one of them… The role of women in the tequila industry. The report predicted that more women, in particular Latina/Hispanic women with family ties to agave growers and tequila producers, would … Read moreWomen In The Tequila Industry: Ana Maria Romero Mena by M.A. “Mike” Morales

Sipping off the Cuff: Cerritos Blanco

Mike Morales and Alex Perez taste and discuss Cerritos Blanco. Never miss and article or review again – Subscribe now! * indicates required Email Address * Email Format html text View previous newsletters.