Archive for the ‘Holidays’ Category

Are You Watching the Mad Men Premiere Tonight?

Suit? Check. Sexy Secretary? Check. An Old Fashioned? Check! Ask yourself: What would Don Draper do?  Blanco?  Reposado?  Anejo? Click To Tweet   That might be Don Draper’s checklist for the final season of Mad Men… knowing the twists, turns and cliffhangers awaiting viewers; Hornitos hoped to offer our readers a taste of Draper’s favorite […]

Avion & Hornitos Have a Hearty “Sláinte!” for You!

TEQUILA AVIÓN Toast to St. Patrick this year with premium cocktails from Tequila Avión, “World’s Best Tasting Tequila.” Website: www.TequilaAvion.com Price: Avión Silver retails for $40.00- $50.00 for 750ml bottle, Avión Espresso retails for $24.99 for 750ml bottle (prices vary by state) The Irish Espresso for St. Pat’s at Tequila Aficionado Click To Tweet   […]

Hornitos says “Laissez Les Bons Temps Rouler!”

  Hornitos, a Sauza product, is gearing up for Mardi Gras and they’re hoping you’ll stock up on Hornitos Plata (100% agave) and try these drinks their mixologists have been hard at work creating. If you check into the Hornitos website, you’ll see Hornitos isn’t really about the sipping.  When the site opens, the club […]

Happy Birthday, Casa Noble!

Tequila Aficionado would like to wish Jose “Pepe” Hermosillo a very happy birthday and many happy returns. Thank you, sir, for all you do for tequila! Visit Casa Noble Tequila online: www.CasaNoble.com Follow Casa Noble on Facebook Follow Casa Noble on Twitter     Never miss an article or review again – Subscribe now! * […]

Happy Birthday to Lucinda Hutson!

Viva Tequila, Viva La Lucinda! “Tequila is my soul mate,” Lucinda Hutson exclaims. “Mexico in a bottle, its flavor is as melodic to the mouth as a mariachi tune is to the ear—bold, spicy, and full of life!” For nearly forty years, Lucinda has trekked through tequila country, distilling adventures and knowledge to present them […]

Mexican Flag Day: Banderas

 Feliz Dia de la Bandera!   Flag Day in Mexico is a “day dedicated to one of the most important patriotic symbols of Mexico, which gives the spirit of unity and belonging to Mexicans either within or outside of the country: the Flag.”       So today we celebrate the bandera! The flag of […]

Happy National Margarita Day!

Celebrate National Margarita Day! Tequila Aficionado has assembled some of the best Margarita recipes we could find, all in one brilliant collection of recipe cards on Pinterest.   According to Wikipedia: There is no solid proof who invented the Margarita.[5] One of the earliest stories is of the Margarita being invented in 1938 at the […]

Ease Your Amor Into Sipping Tequila

Prefer Sipping Tequila on Valentine’s Day? This is our favorite recipe for easing your non-sipping amor into tequila: Place a wild hibiscus flower and 1tsp of its rose syrup in the bottom of a champagne flute. Aerate (we use the Vinturi Spirit) 1 1/2 oz blanco tequila over it (start her off with a Highlands […]

Valentine’s Day for Tequila Lovers

Valentine’s Day is this Friday. Are you prepared? If you’re looking for ideas on how to celebrate as a tequila lover or as the lover of a tequila lover, we have plenty of great ideas for you on our special Valentine’s Day for Tequila Lovers Pinterest Board! For Tequila Lovers If you’re shopping for a […]