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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! Never miss and article or review again – Subscribe […]

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, the 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 […]

Celebrate Summer with Don Julio

Don Julio Celebrates the Solstice Saturday, June 21st marks the official first day of summer, and what better way to celebrate the summer solstice than with specialty cocktails from Tequila Don Julio. Try mixing up a Highway 71, a spirit-forward beverage made with complex, quality ingredients including Tequila Don Julio Añejo, coconut infused sweet vermouth and chocolate mole bitters. A summery twist […]