Special Feature: Glassware Choices for Mezcals

In this Tequila Aficionado special feature, Mike Morales and Alex Perez discuss glassware choices available to fully appreciate the spirit of Mezcal.    

Sipping off the Cuff: Epoca Dorada Tequila Anejo

In this episode of Tequila Aficionado’s Sipping off the Cuff, Mike Morales and Alex Perez taste and discuss Epoca Dorada Tequila Anejo. Sipping Off The Cuff™ Sipping Off The Cuff™ began as an audio podcast in 2006 and is Tequila Aficionado’s first and longest running tequila review program.  It is broadcast on YouTube and TequilaAficionado.com. If … Read moreSipping off the Cuff: Epoca Dorada Tequila Anejo

Sipping off the Cuff: Epoca Dorada Tequila Reposado

In this episode of Tequila Aficionado’s Sipping off the Cuff, Mike Morales and Alex Perez taste and discuss Epoca Dorada Tequila Reposado. Sipping Off The Cuff™ Sipping Off The Cuff™ began as an audio podcast in 2006 and is Tequila Aficionado’s first and longest running tequila review program.  It is broadcast on YouTube and TequilaAficionado.com. If … Read moreSipping off the Cuff: Epoca Dorada Tequila Reposado

Sipping off the Cuff: Epoca Dorada Tequila Blanco

In this episode of Tequila Aficionado’s Sipping off the Cuff, Mike Morales and Alex Perez taste and discuss Epoca Dorada Tequila Blanco. Sipping Off The Cuff™ Sipping Off The Cuff™ began as an audio podcast in 2006 and is Tequila Aficionado’s first and longest running tequila review program.  It is broadcast on YouTube and TequilaAficionado.com. If … Read moreSipping off the Cuff: Epoca Dorada Tequila Blanco

Special Feature: Tasting Tequila with Glencairn Glasses

Glencairn Glasses for Tequila Tasting In this Tequila Aficionado Special Feature, Mike & Alex examine the Glencairn line of glasses and how they can be used for tequila tasting. Sipping Off The Cuff™ Sipping Off The Cuff(TM) began as an audio podcast in 2006 and is Tequila Aficionado’s first and longest running tequila review program. … Read moreSpecial Feature: Tasting Tequila with Glencairn Glasses

Sipping off the Cuff: Don Saul Tequila Reposado

In this episode of Tequila Aficionado’s Sipping off the Cuff, Mike Morales and Alex Perez taste and discuss Don Saul Tequila Reposado. Don Saul Reposado   This tequila is for the true tequila connoisseur who appreciates the distinctive flavor of pure agave married to the soft and balanced texture of smoked white oak barrels. The … Read moreSipping off the Cuff: Don Saul Tequila Reposado

Sipping off the Cuff: Don Saul Tequila Plata

In this episode of Tequila Aficionado’s Sipping off the Cuff, Mike Morales and Alex Perez taste and discuss Don Saul Tequila Plata.   Don Saul Plata It is clear and un-aged, where the true flavors and intensity of the Agave are present, along with it’s natural sweetness. Bottled directly after distillation, or stored in stainless … Read moreSipping off the Cuff: Don Saul Tequila Plata

Aiding Artisanal Mezcal Producers in Oaxaca from the Bottom Up

By Alvin Starkman, M.A., J.D.  Export brand owners of Oaxacan artisanal mezcal, the increasingly popular agave based Mexican spirit, come in many shapes and sizes.  Some are proprietors of their own distilleries, or palenques are they’re known in this southern Mexico state.  Others buy their liquid from small-scale family owned and operated facilities; in some … Read moreAiding Artisanal Mezcal Producers in Oaxaca from the Bottom Up

Tequila: The Super Food, By Kate Lundgren

Tequila is a Super Food? I would bet to say that you have, are, or have thought about getting healthy. Starting to work out, becoming more active, and maybe avoiding going out with friends due to the extreme calories that are there to temp you. You may think that your options are limited to beer, … Read moreTequila: The Super Food, By Kate Lundgren

Special Feature: Tasting Tequila with the Riedel Ouverture Tequila Glass

Mike Morales and Alex Perez discuss the history of the Riedel Ouverture Tequila Glass, how it came to be, and the commonly accepted method of nosing and tasting tequila with the Riedel Ouverture Tequila Glass. About the Tequila Glass This elegant slender glass has a lengthy stem and is designed to lift fine Tequila to … Read moreSpecial Feature: Tasting Tequila with the Riedel Ouverture Tequila Glass