Women In The Tequila Industry: Leticia Aceves Alvarez

Women In The Tequila Industry: Leticia Aceves Alvarez of @EmbajadorTquila Click To Tweet I first met Carmen Leticia Aceves Alvarez in July 2016, during my investigative visit to Fabrica Santa Rosa.  The distillery is responsible for such fan favorite tequilas as Alma de Agave, Crótalo, Cabresto, and their flagship brand, Embajador. At a round table … Read moreWomen In The Tequila Industry: Leticia Aceves Alvarez

Men In Mezcal: Douglas French

Pioneer Mezcalero, Doug French of @ScorpionMezcal shares his story. Click To Tweet Pioneer innovator, Douglas French, founder of Scorpion Mezcal kicks off a new feature on Tequila Aficionado called Men In Mezcal. Establishing his distillery in Oaxaca in 1995, Scorpion has just celebrated its 20th anniversary as the original leader in introducing entry level mezcals … Read moreMen In Mezcal: Douglas French

2016 Brands of Promise Awards, Finale

Congratulations to all the winners and the nominees for the 2016 Brands of Promise Awards! Click here to download the complete list of nominees & winners in a convenient PDF for your 2017 shopping list! Nominees & winners, feel free to download your medals by clicking on the appropriate images below:            … Read more2016 Brands of Promise Awards, Finale

2016 Brands of Promise Awards, Part 4

Congratulations to all the winners and the nominees for the 2016 Brands of Promise Awards! Nominees & winners, feel free to download your medals by clicking on the appropriate images below:            As always, there is never an entry fee for the Annual Brands of Promise competition, nor is there ever a … Read more2016 Brands of Promise Awards, Part 4

2016 Brands of Promise Awards, Part 3

Congratulations to all the winners and the nominees for the 2016 Brands of Promise Awards! Nominees & winners, feel free to download your medals by clicking on the appropriate images below:            As always, there is never an entry fee for the Annual Brands of Promise competition, nor is there ever a … Read more2016 Brands of Promise Awards, Part 3

2016 Brands of Promise Awards, Part 2

Congratulations to all the winners and the nominees for the 2016 Brands of Promise Awards! Nominees & winners, feel free to download your medals by clicking on the appropriate images below:            As always, there is never an entry fee for the Annual Brands of Promise competition, nor is there ever a … Read more2016 Brands of Promise Awards, Part 2

2016 Brands of Promise Awards, Part 1

Congratulations to all the winners and the nominees for the 2016 Brands of Promise Awards! Nominees & winners, feel free to download your medals by clicking on the appropriate images below:            As always, there is never an entry fee for the Annual Brands of Promise competition, nor is there ever a … Read more2016 Brands of Promise Awards, Part 1

Santo Diablo Mezcal King Ranch Chicken Recipe

Most King Ranch Chicken recipes are pretty bland and not at all what you might expect from a Tex Mex standard. The beautiful thing about King Ranch Chicken is that everybody has a different recipe (and ours is the best). Since we prefer our food on the spicy side, we make our King Ranch Chicken … Read moreSanto Diablo Mezcal King Ranch Chicken Recipe

Malinalli Tequila Extra Anejo German Apple Cake Recipe

I won’t lie or pretend to be unbiased here. I love Malinalli Tequila Extra Anejo. It is the little black dress of tequilas. Whether it is a drink for one with a book, a quiet night for two, or special celebration with friends, Malinalli is perfect. But just because it is great for drinking doesn’t mean you … Read moreMalinalli Tequila Extra Anejo German Apple Cake Recipe