Glazed 888 Pecan Pound Cake Recipe

This recipe was adapted from a bourbon pecan pound cake. After looking at the ingredients itseemed to me me that Tres Ochos anejo would work especially well. One of the tricks of baking with tequila is to know how much tequila to use and what varietal so as not to overwhelm the other ingredients. When … Read more Glazed 888 Pecan Pound Cake Recipe

888 Tres Ochos Anejo Tequila Review

Mike & Rick of Tequila Aficionado taste and discuss Tres Ochos tequila anejo. From the Tres Ochos Website: 888 Tres Ochos Tequila was created with a commitment to the denomination of origin and the worldwide recognition of Mexico’s tequila heritage. Originating in the fertile volcanic soil of the lowlands of Jalisco, Mexico, made from 100% … Read more 888 Tres Ochos Anejo Tequila Review

888 Tres Ochos Reposado Tequila Review

Mike & Rick of Tequila Aficionado taste and discuss Tres Ochos tequila repsado. From the Tres Ochos Website: 888 Tres Ochos Tequila was created with a commitment to the denomination of origin and the worldwide recognition of Mexico’s tequila heritage. Originating in the fertile volcanic soil of the lowlands of Jalisco, Mexico, made from 100% … Read more 888 Tres Ochos Reposado Tequila Review

888 Tres Ochos Blanco Tequila Review

Mike & Rick of Tequila Aficionado taste and discuss Tres Ochos tequila blanco. From the Tres Ochos Website: 888 Tres Ochos Tequila was created with a commitment to the denomination of origin and the worldwide recognition of Mexico’s tequila heritage. Originating in the fertile volcanic soil of the lowlands of Jalisco, Mexico, made from 100% … Read more 888 Tres Ochos Blanco Tequila Review

Tequila Aficionado Holiday Gift Guide

Let the spirit of the season, the agave spirit that is, guide you in your gift giving! Tequila Aficionado offers you a great portfolio from which to choose select gifts for the tequila, mezcal, bacanora or agave spirit lover on your gift list. Browse the following gifts available for online ordering, and enjoy the opportunity … Read more Tequila Aficionado Holiday Gift Guide

The Definitive Collection of Tequila Reviews

In honor of National Tequila Day in the U.S.A., we’re sharing with you the definitive collection of Sipping Off the Cuff from our very first podcast tequila reviews to the most recent.  Enjoy and Salud!   Sipping Off The Cuff | 1800 Milenio http://tequilaaficionado.com/2015/03/27/sipping-off-the-cuff-1800-milenio/ Sipping Off The Cuff | 1921 Tequila Anejo http://tequilaaficionado.com/2016/01/26/sipping-off-cuff-1921-tequila-anejo/ Sipping Off … Read more The Definitive Collection of Tequila Reviews

Women in Mezcal: Traditional Roles vs. Market Assumptions

Women Making Mezcal in Oaxaca: Division of Labour between the Sexes Alvin Starkman, M.A., J.D. It is inaccurate to suggest that mezcal production in the southern Mexico state of Oaxaca is by and large a man’s job or trade, and that there are very few palenqueras, that is artisanal mezcal distillers who are women. The … Read more Women in Mezcal: Traditional Roles vs. Market Assumptions

Men In Tequila: Martin Grassl Speaks Out

International Man of Mystery Throughout his checkered career in the Tequila world and beyond, Porfidio’s Martin Grassl has been largely viewed by the general public as an “international man of mystery.” Disrupting a Mexican Tequila Industry that doesn’t take kindly to outsiders telling it how to make its own emblematic spirit, Grassl’s vintages of tequila … Read more Men In Tequila: Martin Grassl Speaks Out

Tomorrow We Ride! #WildWildWest2017

It’s time for the…   We’re packing up and getting ready to ride for some spectacular brands this year.  Here’s what our tour itinerary looks like, barring any unforeseen adventures.  It’ll be a nonstop month of tequila and mezcal fun! Follow #WildWildWest2017 Follow us on Facebook HERE for all of our LIVE broadcasts.  Follow us … Read more Tomorrow We Ride! #WildWildWest2017

Tequila Aficionado Media Goes Global with 2016 Brands of Promise Award Winners

Tequila Aficionado Media Goes Global with 2016 Brands of Promise Award Winners Champions worthy agave spirits brands in various categories 2016 Tequila Aficionado Brands of Promise Blanco Tequila Winners A post shared by Tequila Aficionado (@tequilaaficionado) on Jan 28, 2017 at 11:16am PST February, 7, 2017, San Antonio, TX—Tequila Aficionado Media kicks off the spirits … Read more Tequila Aficionado Media Goes Global with 2016 Brands of Promise Award Winners