Open Bar #6 Andres Garcia of Embajador Tequila

Open Bar #6 During Tequila Aficionado’s Open Bar #6, Mike Morales and Lisa Pietsch talk to Andres Garcia of Embajador Tequila about his recent visit to the USA Trade Tasting in New York City, his Level 3 Catador class with Ana Maria Romero Mena, and how he is expanding his brand’s market footprint. Visit Embajador Online … Read more

Open Bar with Andres Garcia of Embajador

Join us for Open Bar #6 with Embajador Tequila on Monday! Monday evening at 7pm Central, Andres Garcia will be joining Mike Morales and Lisa Pietsch for a chat about Embajador Tequila.  Andres has been hard at work at some recent big shows, just returned from a visit to Mexico to take the famed class from … Read more

October 2022

Tequila Aficionado Magazine, October 2022

Bringing consumers and craft agave spirits like tequila, bacanora, mezcal, sotol and raicilla together since 1999 through www.TequilaAficionado.com and social media, Tequila Aficionado is now also available in it’s 3rd year as a print magazine!

The electronic (PDF) version is always FREE for Subscribers. Visit bit.ly/subscribeTAMag to subscribe today.

Tequila Aficionado Magazine is the ONLY direct-to-consumer magazine specifically for tequila, mezcal, sotol, bacanora and other agave spirits.

In this issue of Tequila Aficionado Magazine:

2022 Brand of Promise Nominees
Women in the Tequila Industry by Lisa Pietsch
Our Tasting Team
Preview of Augie’s of Santa Barbara
A Daring Adventure by Andres Garcia
Our Latest Reviews
Our Upcoming Reviews
Cranberry Orange Diva Tequila Scones Recipe
Cancion Tequila Extra Anejo Review
Puerco Pibil Recipe with Soltado Tequila
Who’s Who in Agave Spirits: Eric Zandona
Maestro Dobel Tequila Launches The Maestro Dobel 50 Line
Marqués de Casa Noble
Who’s Who in Agave Spirits: Sophie Decobecq
San Antonio Taco Rumble by Araceli Sharp
Change in the Wind by Alvin Starkman
Who’s Who in Agave Spirits: Gerardo López-Piña G of Antidoto Mezcal
October Nom List
Carrera Reposado Tequila Review
Who’s Who in Agave Spirits: Yahmed Torres
Mezcal Dogmatism by Alvin Starkman
Rico Austin Talks Glassware
Sunlit Agave Wine Cocktail
Tequila Zarpado Introduces RTD
Tequila Aficionado Tasting Sheet
Tequila Aroma Wheel

Profiles in Agave Spirits Volume 3

Profiles in Agave Spirits: The people who create and contribute to the tequila, mezcal, sotol, bacanora and other agave spirits industries (in English and Spanish).

The Profiles in Agave Spirits series of books is an encyclopedia for education, entertainment, reference and posterity with each volume including both English and Spanish translations.

By creating a Who’s Who in Agave Spirits, we provide a ready reference for those in the industry, as well as those researching or hoping to break into the industry.
We also believe that this industry deserves to have a lasting record of historical significance beyond oral history and urban legend.

Featured In Volume III:

•Rhonda Withers (The Margarita Mum)
•Alejandro Sanchez
•Marcos Higareda
•Lilly Rocha
•Laura Jiménez – Beltrán
•Andres Garcia
•Valerie Alcalde Bussey
•Gerardo López-Piña
•Chris Cardenas
•Kirk Agostini
•Yamhed Torres

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Profiles in Agave Spirits, Volume 3 Now Available

Now Available in Kindle and Paperback on Amazon! Profiles in Agave Spirits: The people who create and contribute to the tequila, mezcal, sotol, bacanora and other agave spirits industries (in English and Spanish). The Profiles in Agave Spirits series of books is an encyclopedia for education, entertainment, reference and posterity with each volume including both … Read more

Profiles in Agave Spirits, Volume 3 Available for Pre-Order

Available for Kindle Pre-Order on Amazon! The paperback version will be available on February 12, 2020. Profiles in Agave Spirits: The people who create and contribute to the tequila, mezcal, sotol, bacanora and other agave spirits industries (in English and Spanish). The Profiles in Agave Spirits series of books is an encyclopedia for education, entertainment, … Read more

Embajador Reposado Tequila Review [Spanish Transcript]

ALEX: Hola, soy Alex Pérez. MIKE: Soy Mike Morales.  ALEX: Y estás viendo Sipping off the Cuff en TequilaAficionado punto com y continuamos nuestra serie.  MIKE: Sí en “Embajador”, que en español significa Embajador. De nuevo, es una marca familiar, bastante nueva.   Creo que está listo para ser recogido en el sur de California … Read more

Embajador Blanco Tequila Review [Transcript en Espanol]

Spanish (English) Transcript of Sipping Off the Cuff with White Tequila Ambassador Click here for transcript in English ALEX: I’m Alex Pérez. MIKE: I’m Mike Morales. ALEX: Y están viendo Sipping off the Cuff en TequilaAficionado punto com. MIKE: ¿Qué tenemos esta noche? ALEX: Parece que las botellas de tequila se están apoderando del set. … Read more

Embajador Tequila Pairing at Torch Cigar Bar

[*FTC Disclosure: Brands appearing on the Tequila Aficionado Wild Wild West 2017 Tour were vetted as Brand of Promise(c) Nominees and paid a nominal fee to be included.] Spark Me Up! Across the vast Desert Ridge Marketplace on trendy High Street in Phoenix is nestled the fashionable Torch Cigar Bar. Embajador Tequila’s freshest customer provided … Read more

Embajador Anejo Tequila Review [Transcript]

  Watch the original video here ALEX: I´m Alex Perez. MIKE: I´m Mike Morales. ALEX: And you are watching Sipping Off the Cuff on Tequila Aficionado dot com. MIKE: Yes, and we´ve got Anejo Embajador. Anejo for those of you who´ve heard of this. ALEX: Third of the series. MIKE: Third of the series. You´ve … Read more