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Sipping off the Cuff: Ekeco Organic Tequila

When we restructured Tequila Aficionado this year, we found some amazing podcasts that had never been heard before. As we all know, life sometimes gets in the way and a few of Mike and Alex’s podcasts slipped through the cracks. NO MORE! Every Tuesday is Throwback Tuesday until we’ve released all of those great previously […]

Sipping off the Cuff: Toro Dorado Plata

Mike Morales and Alex Perez of Tequila Aficionado taste and review Tequila Toro Dorado Plata.   Have you tried Toro Dorado Plata yet?  Tell us what you thought in the comments section below!       Related posts: Sipping off the Cuff: Toro Dorado Reposado is a Tequila Aficionado Brands of Promise Nominee! Sipping off […]

Tequila Lifestyle–The Vinturi Spirits Aerator…

Imagine what it would be like to see your tequila in high definition, or… To listen to it with the clarity of satellite radio–without static, or the constant interruption of commercials and annoying DJs yelling at you. That’s exactly what it’s like to taste tequila using an aerator.  But not just any aerator– A Vinturi […]

Portraits In Tequila–Alex Viecco of Montalvo Tequila…

Alex Viecco, CEO of award winning and triple distilled Montalvo tequila is a new hybrid of tequila brand owner. While he shares the passion of many of the family owned brands that I’ve had the pleasure of meeting, he has a keen business sense that comes from his many years in the financial planning industry. In […]

What If There Were No Duty Free Tequila?

In the December 17, 2009 issue of Drinks International online magazine, the headline reads: WHO plans global duty free liquor ban The story goes on to say… “The World Health Organization (WHO) has shocked the duty-free industry by proposing a global ban on duty-free liquor sales, a business which was worth $6.3bn last year.” The […]