Sipping Off The Cuff: Dulce Dorado Tequila

Mike Morales & Alex Perez taste & discuss Dulce Dorado Honey Vanilla Tequila on this week’s Sipping Off The Cuff. Dave and Andrea have traveled to the small beach town of Puerto Penasco, Mexico for many years. They instantly fell in love with the beautiful beaches, relaxed culture and, of course, the tequila. In 2006, they … Read moreSipping Off The Cuff: Dulce Dorado Tequila

Country Ham: A Southern Tradition of Hogs, Salt & Smoke

Congratulations to Tequila Aficionado Contributing Writer, Steve Coomes on his new release, Country Ham: A Southern Tradition of Hogs, Salt & Smoke! “Few things are as timeless and southern as a country ham. Gone are the days of considering it a blue-collar staple that is too often overcooked, squashed between biscuit halves or served swimming … Read moreCountry Ham: A Southern Tradition of Hogs, Salt & Smoke

Celebrate Summer with Don Julio

Don Julio Celebrates the Solstice Saturday, June 21st marks the official first day of summer, and what better way to celebrate the summer solstice than with specialty cocktails from Tequila Don Julio. Try mixing up a Highway 71, a spirit-forward beverage made with complex, quality ingredients including Tequila Don Julio Añejo, coconut infused sweet vermouth and chocolate mole bitters. A summery twist … Read moreCelebrate Summer with Don Julio

Sipping off the Cuff: Dulce Vida Anejo

Dulce Vida Tequila: Overproof, Organic and a Brands of Promise Nominee M.A. “Mike” Morales and Alexander Perez of Tequila Aficionado taste and discuss Dulce Vida Anejo tequila in this episode of Sipping Off The Cuff.     Dulce Vida Dulce Vida Tequilas sources its 100% organic agave from the Los Altos highlands in the Tequila … Read moreSipping off the Cuff: Dulce Vida Anejo

Tequila Aficionado To-Dos

Are you keeping up on all the latest tequila news and features? Consider this your Tequila To-Do List:   Tequila Aficionado App Have you downloaded our app yet?  (Click here to get it in the Google Play store.) It has all of our great content, newsletter archives, videos for Sipping off the Cuff, interviews and … Read moreTequila Aficionado To-Dos

Craft Tequila–WTF Does THAT Mean? Part 2

Blurred Lines Throughout Part 1, we employed the use of more adjectives and descriptors to define, describe and distinguish one booze from another in the same category, as well as to give the illusion that it is actually closer to another booze in the leading categories. Words like award-winning, artisanal, small-run, limited-production, hand-crafted, and boutique … Read moreCraft Tequila–WTF Does THAT Mean? Part 2

Craft Tequila: WTF Does THAT Mean? Part 1

An interesting question crossed my desk concerning the term craft as it relates to tequila. This person asked… “The one thing I am finding is the definition of ‘craft’ is all over the place. What does craft mean to you?  Do you think it is based on the method, quantity, who makes it or maybe … Read moreCraft Tequila: WTF Does THAT Mean? Part 1

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Sipping Off The Cuff: Dulce Vida Reposado

 Dulce Vida Q&A Dulce Vida’s Christopher Cain was kind enough to answer the questions we had earlier this week about Dulce Vida Tequila.  As you may recall, this is an organic overproof tequila so you know Mike Morales had lots of questions! Regarding the source of their agave: “Initially we did source our agave from … Read moreSipping Off The Cuff: Dulce Vida Reposado

Coming Soon! Sipping Tequila with Author Saranna DeWylde

Sipping with Saranna DeWylde M.A. “Mike” Morales discusses an upcoming feature in Lisa’s series, The Education of a Tequila Drinker, where we introduce Author Saranna DeWylde to the joys of sipping Tequila.     Look for this program where Lisa Pietsch and M.A. “Mike” Morales sip and discuss Diva Tequila, Avion Espresso, Acumbaro, and Avion … Read moreComing Soon! Sipping Tequila with Author Saranna DeWylde