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 Last Tequila Standing: Mi Casa Tequila

Casamigos Blanco Tequila Review

Subscribe to Tequila Aficionado Magazine Profiles in Agave Spirits Volume 4Tequila Aficionado Magazine: February 2020Tequila Aficionado Magazine, January 2020Profiles in Agave Spirits Volume 3Profiles in Agave Spirits Volume 2Tequila Aficionado Magazine: 2019 Special Preview IssueProfiles in Agave Spirits Volume ISocial Media Marketing Playbook for Tequila and Mexican SpiritsFrom Babes to Boss LadiesCraft Tequila: WTF Does … Read more Casamigos Blanco Tequila Review

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

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 Harvesting Aguamiel in Oaxaca: Even Locals Rarely Witness This

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

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 2016 Brands of Promise Nominee List

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 Last Tequila Standing: Casa ZG Sangrita

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

Casa Chapala’s Ultimate Agave Challenge

  Hola dearest agave lovers! Once again Casa Chapala’s Tequila Man, Lupe, has created another fantastic agave event that is downright outrageously fun!  It’s the Casa Chapala Ultimate Agave Challenge. Let’s just say you are going to get hooked! More info… Ultimate Agave Challenge Thursday, June 18th 7pm—9pm 9041 Research Blvd #100, Austin, TX 78758 The Ultimate Agave … Read more Casa Chapala’s Ultimate Agave Challenge

How to Drink Tequila Like a Millionaire

Originally Published Jan 22, 2010 by M.A. “Mike” Morales on CocktailMatch How to Drink Tequila Like a Millionaire In Today’s Economy… Have you found yourself cutting back on extras? Dining out less and entertaining more at home? Have you eliminated frills and gotten back to basics? Many people have. Let’s face it… 2009 was a … Read more How to Drink Tequila Like a Millionaire