Archive for the ‘Ryan Kelley’ Category

Tequila With a Modern Twist: The Story of Yeyo Tequila (Part 2)

Continued from Part I By Ryan Kelley | 03.15.11 It’s halfway through my interview with Jon Bullinger, founder and owner of Yeyo Tequila, and the rain in Portland, Oregon, continues to fall relentlessly. Having already discussed how he created the flavor profile and shape of his tequila (in part 1 of this interview), it was […]

Tequila as Jon Bullinger Intends: The Story of Yeyo Tequila (Part 1)

By Ryan Kelley | 03.05.11 Not often do you have two influential experts write about a topic, head to head, under the same roof, and have it published, for all to see – no holds barred! Mike Morales, our Executive Editor and Ryan Kelley our Senior Editor, both had the chance to sit and chat, […]

Adventures with Cuervo

Mike Morales and Ryan Kelley arrive in Guadalajara and are driven to an unknown hotel. Never miss and article or review again – Subscribe now! * indicates required Email Address * Email Format html text View previous newsletters.

Adventures with Cuervo: Bottling Reserva de la Familia

Senior Editor Ryan Kelley gets hands-on and bottles his own Reserva de la Familia bottle at Jose Cuervo’s La Rojeña distillery. Never miss and article or review again – Subscribe now! * indicates required Email Address * Email Format html text View previous newsletters.

Passion for Tequila, Culture, Fun, and Family Fuel Success at Tres Agaves

By Ryan Kelley | 12.01.10 Tequila bars are wonderful places. Like the distilleries in Jalisco, they’re packed with people who have a passion for tequila. One of the best and most well-respected tequila bars in the country is Northern California’s Tres Agaves, which boasts locations in both San Francisco and Roseville, just outside Sacramento. After […]

Holiday Gift Guide

By Ryan Kelley | 11.23.10 The Thanksgiving turkey will come and go, and looming ahead is the kick-off of holiday gift buying madness:  the dreaded and feared, yet wildly popular “Black Friday.” It’s always great to give (or get) the latest gadget, the newest electronics , and, of course, a shake weight, but here are […]

Mayahuel University

Jason Lerner and Chales Mashni of Depot Nuevo in Chicago, and Ryan Kelley of TequilaAficionado.com, outside of Cantina Mayahuel in San Diego during the 2010 Spirits of Mexico. Never miss and article or review again – Subscribe now! * indicates required Email Address * Email Format html text View previous newsletters.

Tequila Hunting

Aficionados go Tequila hunting at Old Town Liquors during the Spirits of Mexico 2010 in San Diego, CA. Never miss and article or review again – Subscribe now! * indicates required Email Address * Email Format html text View previous newsletters.

Defying gravity: Avion founder ‘passionate and proud’

By Ryan Kelley | 10.01.10 Avion, the other character in HBO’s Entourage Everyone in the business of selling high-quality, premium 100% blue agave tequila shares a primary mission of educating consumers on sipping ‘good’ tequila and breaking the mixto curse that comes from youthful indulgence and agave abuse. Some people were cursed so badly they […]

Welcome to Spirits of Mexico!

Mike Morales and Ryan Kelley of TequilaAficionado.com welcome members of Depot Nuevo in Chicago to the Spirits of Mexico 2010 in San Diego. Never miss and article or review again – Subscribe now! * indicates required Email Address * Email Format html text View previous newsletters.