Embajador Tequila Conquers California At Spirits of Mexico!

Captures gold and silver medals across contest categories… September 29, 2014, Del Mar, CA—Embajador Tequila Supreme añejo was awarded a gold medal from the longest running Mexican spirits competition in North America, the Spirits of Mexico.  A panel of judges with over 300 years of experience between them also voted both Embajador Tequila Platinum Blanco … Read moreEmbajador Tequila Conquers California At Spirits of Mexico!

2014 Spirits of Mexico Winners Announced

The 2014 Spirits of Mexico winners have been announced!  There is a huge list of winners in both tequila and mezcal this year.  What do you think of these brands? Following are the winners with links to some of our articles & reviews mentioning them: Tequila Extra Añejo Tequila Herradura Seleccion Suprema – Best in … Read more2014 Spirits of Mexico Winners Announced

Spirits of Mexico 2013 in Pictures

Tequila Aficionado Media covers North America’s premier agave spirits tasting event – Spirits of Mexico Since a picture says a thousand words, Rick Thibault Levy, Tequila Aficionado’s correspondent to the 2013 Spirits of Mexico show, took plenty – along with some great video (video coming soon).  For your viewing enjoyment, we present the 2013 Spirits … Read moreSpirits of Mexico 2013 in Pictures

VIP Crowd at Spirits of Mexico

VIP dinner at the Spirits of Mexico 2010. Shoulder to shoulder, for TequilaAficionado.com. Never miss and article or review again – Subscribe now! * indicates required Email Address * Email Format html text View previous newsletters. Get updated Nom lists, special course offerings, news and reviews. Just enter your best email below: .

Intro to Spirits of Mexico

The Lost Videos of Spirits of Mexico 2010 at Cantina Mayahuel for TequilaAficionado.com. Never miss and article or review again – Subscribe now! * indicates required Email Address * Email Format html text View previous newsletters. Get updated Nom lists, special course offerings, news and reviews. Just enter your best email below: .

Spirits of Mexico VIP Dinner

Tequila celebs at the Spirits of Mexico 2010 VIP dinner in Old Town San Diego. Never miss and article or review again – Subscribe now! * indicates required Email Address * Email Format html text View previous newsletters. Get updated Nom lists, special course offerings, news and reviews. Just enter your best email below: .

Kathy Kritikos of Aha Toro Tequila at Spirits of Mexico 2010

Kathy Kritikos of Aha Toro Tequila explains her role during the Spirits of Mexico 2010 in San Diego. Never miss and article or review again – Subscribe now! * indicates required Email Address * Email Format html text View previous newsletters. Get updated Nom lists, special course offerings, news and reviews. Just enter your best … Read moreKathy Kritikos of Aha Toro Tequila at Spirits of Mexico 2010

Welcome to Spirits of Mexico!

Mike Morales and Ryan Kelley of TequilaAficionado.com welcome members of Depot Nuevo in Chicago to the Spirits of Mexico 2010 in San Diego. Never miss and article or review again – Subscribe now! * indicates required Email Address * Email Format html text View previous newsletters. Get updated Nom lists, special course offerings, news and … Read moreWelcome to Spirits of Mexico!

מסקל Kosher Mezcal from Oaxaca, Mexico: Kashrut or Canard

By Alvin Starkman, M.A., J.D. How Far Does Kosher Go? A palenquero in a Oaxacan field is harvesting agave espadín destined to be distilled into kosher mezcal. He comes across a rattler or coral snake.  Can he kill the snake with the machete he is using to cut the pencas off the maguey?  I’m far … Read moreמסקל Kosher Mezcal from Oaxaca, Mexico: Kashrut or Canard

Glass Bottom Spirits: At the End of Good Tequila

What’s at the End of Every Good Tequila? In the agave spirits soaked Southern California market, no distributor works harder or smarter than owner Humberto Ibarra, importer and distributor at Glass Bottom Spirits. Co-founded with his cousin, attorney Arturo Lomeli Ibarra in December of 2012, Glass Bottom Spirits was established with a single vision and purpose– … Read moreGlass Bottom Spirits: At the End of Good Tequila