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Special Tequila Aficionado Ad Pricing Through Dec 2014

What a Year! We just inventoried all of the Sipping Off The Cuff episodes we have to broadcast through the end of this year and realized we need to broadcast a new review every Monday, Wednesday and Friday through the end of this year just to show them all before we judge for the final […]

Tequila NOM List (Dated 11 August 2014)

Download the updated Tequila Nom List for 11 August 2014. Click To Tweet The Tequila NOM List Each of our tequila NOM Lists contains the names and information of current brands as well as those that have previously appeared on NOM lists but have since been dropped by the CRT. Pinpointing your treasure bottles has […]

Tequila Aficionado Celebrates 15th Anniversary!

Tequila Aficionado Magazine Tequila Aficionado Magazine began as a direct-to-consumer online magazine in 1999 and run single-handedly by founder, Alexander “Alex” Perez. The online magazine went through several incarnations and design changes over the years but what remained the same was Alex’s passion for Mexican spirits: Tequila, Mezcal and Sotol. In 2000, Alex met M.A. […]

Embajador Tequila – Newest Member of the Flight of Sites

Welcome to Embajador Tequila! Please join us in welcoming Embajador Tequila to the Tequila Aficionado Flight of Sites! Embajador Tequila has the distinction of being the very first tequila brand to join the Flight of Sites since it’s inception in December 2013.  The Flight of Sites is a free program exclusive to Tequila Aficionado.  If […]

Sipping off the Cuff: Dulce Vida Anejo

Dulce Vida Tequila: Overproof, Organic and a Brands of Promise Nominee M.A. “Mike” Morales and Alexander Perez of Tequila Aficionado taste and discuss Dulce Vida Anejo tequila in this episode of Sipping Off The Cuff.     Dulce Vida Dulce Vida Tequilas sources its 100% organic agave from the Los Altos highlands in the Tequila […]

Tequila Aficionado To-Dos

Are you keeping up on all the latest tequila news and features? Consider this your Tequila To-Do List:   Tequila Aficionado App Have you downloaded our app yet?  (Click here to get it in the Google Play store.) It has all of our great content, newsletter archives, videos for Sipping off the Cuff, interviews and […]

Tequila Distilleries and Brands (NOM List 26 May 2014)

More interesting goings-on at the CRT lately! When the lists were released on the 26th, somebody uploaded the wrong file to the CRT website.  Apparently, it went unnoticed by CRT desk jockeys for a week before they fixed it.  But they did fix it. And then the next day, the released a whole new NOM […]

Founder’s Feature: Interview with Blair Salisbury of El Cholo Restaurants

Alexander Perez interviews Blair Salisbury of El Cholo Restaurants at their annual event in Pasadena. Alex Perez interviews Blair Salisbury of El Cholo Restaurants @ElCholoLA. Click To Tweet El Cholo Restaurants have been a part of LA since 1923 @ElCholoLA Click To Tweet       Find the El Cholo Family of Restaurants online here […]

Sipping off the Cuff: Ixa Organic Silver Tequila

Alexander Perez and Mike Morales taste and review Ixa Organic Silver Tequila. Ixa Tequila The ancient Maya believed in magic water and so do we. We make IXÁ with fully matured agave plants and traditional techniques which are becoming increasingly rare — like slow, clay oven steaming, and fermenting & distilling with agave fibers. All this to […]

Sipping Off The Cuff: Mexican Moonshine Anejo

Mexican Moonshine Anejo Alexander Perez and Mike Morales taste and review Roger Clyne’s Mexican Moonshine Anejo Tequila on this episode of Tequila Aficionado’s Sipping Off The Cuff.  They also nominated it for the 2014 Brands of Promise Awards. Roger Clyne’s @mexmoonshine is a 2014 Brands of Promise nominee! See why here Click To Tweet     […]