Last Tequila Standing: Mi Casa Tequila

  Mi Casa Tequila is special. It truly is the spirit of our land and we’re ecstatic to introduce you to it.  Before I get into our three award winning offerings, I’d like to talk about the emerging market for boutique tequilas. In recent years tequila has gotten big, I mean really big.  The last … Read more

Casamigos Blanco Tequila Review

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Casa Noble Ultra Premium Tequilas in a Class of their Own by Alex Perez

Originally posted on Tequila Aficionado October 18, 2000 By Alexander Pérez TequilaAficionado Magazine Editor Passion in the bottle can only describe the fine tequilas of Casa Noble. From the hand-blown glass and ceramic bottles created by an experienced artisan, to the triple distillation method used in production, Casa Noble can truly be called an ultra-premium … Read more

2021 Brands of Promise

Congratulations to the winners! We’ve had some incredible brands on Sipping Off the Cuff, so this year’s competition is pretty tough. Agave Spirit, Mexico, Raicilla, 40% ABV/80 Proof Mexicat (GOLD) Agave Spirit, Raicilla, Artesanal Balam Costa Raicilla–100% Agave rhodacantha (Chico Aguiar).  45-47.7% ABV; 90-95.4 proof (GOLD) Balam Sierra del Tigre Barro Raicilla–100% Agave Inaequidens (Lechuguilla).  … Read more

2020 Brands of Promise Awards Announcement

Tequila Aficionado Media releases the full list of 2020 nominees with winners noted in each category for tequila, mezcal, sotol, RTD and others

Harvesting Aguamiel in Oaxaca: Even Locals Rarely Witness This

By Alvin Starkman M.A., J.D., contributing author to Tequila Aficionado, and posted by Lisa Pietsch, Editor & Webmaster Over the course of about a decade, from time to time a diversity of Oaxacan friends had been asking me for the opportunity to accompany a family of Zapotec tlachiqueros (aguamiel harvesters) into the fields to witness … Read more

2016 Brands of Promise

2016 Brands of Promise Nominees Click here for the complete list of Categories, Nominees and Winners Watch the presentation of the winners: Watch the reviews of the nominees: Blanco Nominees Alicantes (only; very artisanal) Tequila 21 AquaRiva Santera Pepe Zevada Tres 888 Siempre Nocaut Reserva DesMaDre Giggling Marlin Frida Kahlo Hacienda Mercado   Legacy Blanco Nominees … Read more

2016 Brands of Promise Nominee List

2016 Brands of Promise Nominees Blanco Nominees Alicantes (only; very artisanal) Tequila 21 AquaRiva Santera Pepe Zevada Tres 888 Siempre Nocaut Reserva DesMaDre Giggling Marlin Frida Kahlo Hacienda Mercado Legacy Blanco Nominees ArteNOM 1580 (only) ArteNOM 1579 (only) Legacy High Proof Nominee Herradura Colección de la Casa (Directo del Alambique Blanco; 110 proof, 55%ABV) Reposado Nominees Tequila … Read more

Last Tequila Standing: Casa ZG Sangrita

  Casa ZG Sangrita History of Sangrita Sangrita has its origins more than 60 years ago, in the Lake Chapala region of Jalisco. The first Sangrita was offered by the Sanchez family in their restaurant to accompany their home-made tequila; an artisanal tequila brewed according to traditional methods. To lessen the impact of the strong … Read more

Gourmet Fest of Café des Artistes with the participation of Riedel and Casa Noble

Originally Published in Tequila Aficionado 2002 For a second time the “Gourmet Fest of Café des Artistes” will be presented by Mr. Thierry Blouet and Mr. Phillipe Según as a gastronomic event. To be enjoyed during the fest a sample of the menu from Restaurant Café des Artistes, which has been given the unique places … Read more

How to Get Paid to Drink Tequila:

How you can turn your passion into profits and get paid to drink tequila as a blogger, vlogger, podcaster or author

 

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