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Honoring the Jimadores & One Famous Jimadora

Una Jimadora Famosa Continuing with our Quinceanera celebration, we pay homage to the jimadores and present the most famous jimadora ever, Senora Angelica Rivera, heroine of the telenovela Destilando Amor, singing Gaviota.   Tequila Distilleries & Brands Updated Our updated list of tequila distilleries and brands, the “Nom List”, as of 30 June 2014, is […]

Mariachis & New Nom List

In keeping with our celebration, we hope you will enjoy these mariachis as much as we have.   Tequila Distilleries & Brands Updated   Our updated list of tequila distilleries and brands, the “Nom List”, as of 23 June 2014, is now available for download in both PDF and Excel formats. Click on any of […]

Celebrate Our Quinceanera!

Happy Birthday To Us! In addition to celebrating M.A. “Mike” Morales’ birthday today, we are also kicking off our very own quinceanera celebration as Tequila Aficionado turns fifteen this month! Join us as we celebrate by pulling out all the stops with some fantastic new content!

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,┬áthe tequila. In 2006, they […]

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 […]