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Sipping Off The Cuff: Real Gusto Organic Tequila Reposado

Tasting Real Gusto Organic Reposado Tequila Mike and Alex enjoyed Real Gusto Organic Tequila Reposado so much they nominated it for the 2014 Brands of Promise Awards. Real Gusto Tequilas are now available in Texas.  Read more here. Real Gusto Organic Tequila Reposado: Recommended by Tequila Aficionado. Click To Tweet   Real Gusto is made […]

Tequila Nom List (22Dec2014)

The Tequila Nom List Our tequila nom list contains the names and information of current brands and tequila distilleries as well as those that have previously appeared on NOM lists but have since been dropped by the CRT. You’ll also find links (in red) to all of our reviews and articles on tequilas within the […]

Epic Growth for Tequila Aficionado Media in 2014

Tequila Aficionado Media (TequilaAficionado.com) enjoyed epic growth during our Quinceanera!  Our annual report is in and our goals for growth in 2014 have not only been met, but they’ve been exceeded (despite recent attempts by hackers).  If you’re considering becoming a contributing writer, looking for exposure for your own tequila blog or planning your advertising […]

Sipping Off The Cuff: Riazul Tequila Blanco

Tequila Aficionado’s Mike Morales and Alex Perez taste and discuss Riazul Tequila Blanco from Nom 1460.   The History of Riazul Tequila Two hundred years ago, the highlands of Jalisco, Mexico served as a key battlefront in the Mexican War of Independence. During that struggle, Maria Higinia Gomez served as a high counselor to the […]

Sipping Off The Cuff: Ilegal Mezcal Anejo

Tequila Aficionado’s Mike Morales & Alex Perez taste & discuss Ilegal Mezcal Anejo, the latest nominee in the 2014 Brands of Promise Awards.