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Sipping Off The Cuff: Julio Cesar Chavez Blanco

Mike Morales and Alex Perez taste and discuss Julio Cesar Chavez Blanco Tequila, nominating it for the 2014 Brands of Promise Awards. Julio Cesar Chavez Blanco Julio César Chávez Blanco is distilled in small batches from 100% estate grown blue agave. Crisp and clear, it is renowned for its smoothness and mixability, and offers a […]

Sipping Off The Cuff: Don Fermin Reposado

Mike Morales and Alex Perez taste and discuss Don Fermin Reposado Tequila. Here’s what they thought: “Caramel vanilla aftertaste” and, unenthusiastically, “a nice reposado”. TEQUILA DON FERMÍN REPOSADO Color and Body: Clear tones of agave syrup, medium body.Aroma: a harmonious blend of vanilla, black olive, cooked agave and wood. Taste: Slightly sweet with clear notes […]

Sipping Off The Cuff: Don Fermin Blanco

Mike Morales and Alex Perez taste and discuss Don Fermin Blanco Tequila, nominating it for the 2014 Brands of Promise Awards. Don Fermin Blanco Tequila: “A nice long finish” says Tequila Aficionado Click To Tweet Tequila Don Fermin Plata Color and Body: Brilliantly clear platinum, with medium body. An expression of the highest purity as […]

First Nom List of 2015 (5Jan2015)

Our first Nom List of 2015 is now available!  We’d like to extend a special thanks to Rick Thibault-Levy for working his mental magic and making our Nom List turnaround time a fraction of what it was previously.  Thanks to him, we can have the updates made to our master list in moments rather than […]

What’s Cooking in Our Horno Today?

We’ve got so many things cooking up at Tequila Aficionado today that they’re like pinas stuffed in a horno!  It all smells great but it’ll be just a while before we can serve it all up. So sit down, take a load off, and pour yourself a snifter because we’ve got some great articles and […]