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Tequila Nom List (7 July 2014) and Some Chingon

Some more of the music we’ve chosen for our Quinceanera - Malagueña Salerosa, chingonized! Chingon was formed by film director Robert Rodriguez to record songs for his 2003 film Once Upon a Time in Mexico. They contributed to Mexico and Mariachis, a compilation album to Rodriguez’ Mariachi Trilogy, and released their debut album, Mexican Spaghetti Western, […]

Sipping Off The Cuff: El Silencio Mezcal

El Silencio Mezcal In this episode of Sipping Off The Cuff, Tequila Aficionado’s Alexander Perez and Mike Morales introduce our first official Mezcal tasting (look for Sotols coming soon too) of 2014 with El Silencio Mezcal.  This promises to be a year filled with delicious mezcals and we are pleased to kick it off with […]

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! Related posts: Honoring the Jimadores & One Famous Jimadora […]