Margaritas in Ireland

[Editor’s Note:  On this day after 2018’s International Margarita Day festivities, Tequila Jockey, Jim Johnston, shares his fond recollections of margarita making inside Ireland’s renowned Dick Mack’s Pub & Brewhouse, while visiting relatives in 2017.] No Country for Cocktails Ireland is not a cocktail country. Don’t get me wrong, I had several well made drinks … Read moreMargaritas in Ireland

Sipping Off the Cuff | 3G Tequila Anejo

In this episode of Tequila Aficionado’s Sipping Off the Cuff, Mike Morales and Jim Johnston taste and discuss Tequila Los Tres Garcias (3G) Anejo.  

Sipping Off the Cuff | 3G Tequila Reposado

In this episode of Tequila Aficionado’s Sipping Off the Cuff, Mike Morales and Jim Johnston taste and discuss Tequila Los Tres Garcias (3G) Reposado.  

Sipping Off the Cuff | 3G Tequila Blanco

In this episode of Tequila Aficionado’s Sipping Off the Cuff, Mike Morales and Jim Johnston taste and discuss Tequila Los Tres Garcias (3G) Blanco.

Sipping Off the Cuff | Malinalli Tequila Anejo

Mike Morales and Jim Johnston are floored by Malinalli’s latest iteration – Malinalli Tequila Anejo. Click To Tweet From the Malinalli Tequila Website: NOM: 1551 AGAVE SOURCE: The Midlands Region of Jalisco COOKING METHOD: stone/brick oven CRUSHING METHOD: Roller mills DISTILLATION: Double distilled. It is filtered for smoothness using a preparatory filtration process. STILL TYPE: … Read moreSipping Off the Cuff | Malinalli Tequila Anejo

Meet Our Tequila Jockeys (TJs)

Felipe Herida Born in the year of Bruce Lee in Romford, England to a family of musicians and preachers, Felipe always felt that there’s a mystique with tequila.  As a kid in the back end of England, he soon found more tequilas, and more flavours. Taking up the guitar showed him bars with different bottles.  … Read moreMeet Our Tequila Jockeys (TJs)

Tequila Aficionado’s Sipping Superstars

Who will be the next sipping superstar? Cast your vote and tell your friends! In October, we did an open call for tequila aficionados who were willing to work for tequila by becoming official tasters for Tequila Aficionado’s Sipping Off the Cuff and other upcoming programs. We spread the word far and wide and several … Read moreTequila Aficionado’s Sipping Superstars

Sipping off the Cuff | Besado Infused Agave Spirit

  Sipping off the Cuff | Besado Infused Agave Spirit with @timberelk & @9teen84 Click To Tweet From the Besado Website: “A seductive twist on premium tequila. Besado is a premium tequila prestigiously blended with exotic herbs and flavors with a limited yearly production in small batches. Only the finest blue agave tequila is distilled … Read moreSipping off the Cuff | Besado Infused Agave Spirit