Last Tequila Standing: Alma de Agave Tequila

About Alma de Agave Tequila     Alma de Agave Tequila – Rich in Tradition & Flavor The founders of the region (near Guadalajara) called it Xamayaran (present day Xamay, Jalisco), in honor of the local indian chief of the area, whose name means the ‘root of the maguey’. The plant grows abundantly and naturally … Read more

Sipping Off The Cuff: Alma de Agave Tequila Reposado

Mike and Alex highly recommend this reposado. It coats your palate, but not in a bad way, according to them. Give this beefy reposado a try.

Sipping off the Cuff | Dos Almas Reposado Tequila Cinnamon Liqueur

From the Dos Almas Website: Before reading the details of each of our products we believe it is worth showing you the intricate attention to the details of our very first harvest and production. These are notes of the entire process taken by Emilio De Soto. He wrote the notes in Spanish with only a … Read more

Sipping off the Cuff | Dos Almas Tequila Plata

From the Dos Almas Website: Before reading the details of each of our products we believe it is worth showing you the intricate attention to the details of our very first harvest and production. These are notes of the entire process taken by Emilio De Soto. He wrote the notes in Spanish with only a … Read more

Last Tequila Standing: Alma Tequila Amazon Margarita

ALMA MARGARITA ESPECIAL – 2 oz ALMA Silver or Reposado – 1/2 oz Agave nectar – 3/4 oz orange liquor – 1 1/4 oz fresh lime juice – 1/2 oz water – Cinnamon and salt – Put all ingredients in a shaker, add ice, shake hard and pour over ice into a margarita glass rimmed … Read more

Step outside your Casa Doors and get New Don Tequila

By Ryan Kelley | 08.16.10 It seems that every day brings not only a new dawn, but a new brand of super-duper-ultra-premium 100% blue agave tequila – a new “Don Whatever Tequila” steps onto the stage and attempts to steal a little bit of the spotlight (and market share) occupied by the big boys: Jose … Read more

Love and Fun at the Mammoth Margarita Festival

[Editor’s Note:  All photos and videos are by Tequila Jockey, David Dinius, Special Correspondent to Tequila Aficionado Media at the Mammoth Margarita Festival.  Thanks also to Michelle Dinius and David Decker.] For Love and Fun One of the more beloved #agavespirits events is @MargFest1 in Mammoth Lakes, CA. Click To Tweet One of the more … Read more

Women In The Tequila Industry: Leticia Aceves Alvarez

Women In The Tequila Industry: Leticia Aceves Alvarez of @EmbajadorTquila Click To Tweet I first met Carmen Leticia Aceves Alvarez in July 2016, during my investigative visit to Fabrica Santa Rosa.  The distillery is responsible for such fan favorite tequilas as Alma de Agave, Crótalo, Cabresto, and their flagship brand, Embajador. At a round table … Read more

Embajador Tequila: Rectifying the Situation

[Transportation, room and board were provided to M.A. “Mike” Morales by Embajador Tequila in order to research this article.  No monetary compensation was received and no guarantee of a favorable article was given by M.A. ‘Mike” Morales or Tequila Aficionado Media.  This article was written by, and is the opinion of, M.A. “Mike” Morales.] Remember … Read more

Last Tequila Standing: Winners Announced!

What Last Tequila Standing Meant to Us Thank you for joining us here at Tequila Aficionado Media for the very first airing of Last Tequila Standing since it was filmed in 2011.  We’ve spent years building Tequila Aficionado into more than just a magazine, reviews, recipes or drinking show.  We wanted Tequila Aficionado Media to … Read more