Tequila Penasco Reposado by Steve Coomes

Tequila Penasco Reposado The quality of tequila pushing into the U.S. market is so high these days that it’s hard to write a really bad review.  It’s easy to be wowed by some more than others, and some, though good, make me question the price point, but I have yet to find one I’d swear … Read moreTequila Penasco Reposado by Steve Coomes

It’s Cinco de Mayo!

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo       Cinco de Mayo (Spanish for “fifth of May”) is a celebration held on May 5. It is celebrated in the United States. It is also celebrated in parts of Mexico, primarily in the state of Puebla, where the holiday is called El Día de la Batalla de Puebla (English: The Day of the Battle of Puebla). … Read moreIt’s Cinco de Mayo!

Have You Heard The Tequila News?

Tequila News For Aficionados Tequila news and information that entertains and educates. Tequila news you won’t read anywhere else. Subscribe to the Tequila Aficionado Newsletter and get Tequila News and information you just can’t get anywhere else.  Subscribe now and never miss any of the Tequila Aficionado commentary, features, reviews and news! We’ll never send … Read moreHave You Heard The Tequila News?

Party Foods to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo

Party Foods for Cinco De Mayo        Cinco De Mayo means Mexican Party Foods! Try some of these recipes and dress your place up with a few of these decorations and you’ve got a fiesta!             On May 1862, the Mexican Army, against all odds, defeated the French … Read moreParty Foods to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo

CRT Drops Ball, Campari Keeps Cabo Wabo

Cabo Wabo Moved to Brown-Forman? When we downloaded the 28 April NOM List from the CRT to update the Tequila Aficionado NOM List, we were shocked to find that Cabo Wabo Tequila had moved from Campari to Brown-Forman.  Naturally, we needed to discuss the state of affairs with other aficionados.  Luckily, Campari was on the ball. … Read moreCRT Drops Ball, Campari Keeps Cabo Wabo

Tequila Drinks to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo

    Cinco de Mayo is a wonderful spring holiday that we all love to celebrate, whether we’re Mexicanos or not.  It is more than just a Latino St. Patrick’s Day.  This is a celebration of one of America’s biggest minorities (which is actually the majority here in San Antonio).  This is also a celebration of … Read moreTequila Drinks to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo

Tequila 101 with Pam Atherton & Mike Morales

A Closer Look with Pam Atherton It’s one of the most expensive spirits in the world, and probably the most misunderstood. Tequila journalistMike Morales educates us on the history, background and proper way to enjoy tequila. We learn that tequila comes from a lily, not a cactus…that tequila can only come from a specific area in … Read moreTequila 101 with Pam Atherton & Mike Morales

NOM List: Tequila Brands List (28 Apr 2014)

Cabo Wabo moves from Campari to Brown-Forman- Get the 28Apr #tequila NOM List now. Click To Tweet While we understand that errors occur in the NOM List all the time, this particular change in the NOM List makes us stop and take notice.  Cabo Wabo tequila, formerly Sammy Hagar‘s baby until it was sold to … Read moreNOM List: Tequila Brands List (28 Apr 2014)