Posts Tagged ‘review’

Sipping Off The Cuff: Wahaka Mezcal Madre Cuishe

Mike & Alex taste and discuss Wahaka Mezcal Madre Cuishe. Wahaka Mezcal Madre-Cuishe 42% ABV (84 Proof); 100% Madre Cuishe Like all great mezcales, Madre-Cuishe’s flavors are a product of its terroir. Subtly herbaceous, with a hint of freshly fallen rain, this rare, wild-harvested agave often grows in the low-lying volcanic terrain of Oaxaca’s Central […]

Sipping Off The Cuff: Karma Tequila Anejo

Mike and Alex taste and discuss Karma Tequila Anejo. A brilliant, gold-tinged spirit with fruity agave and exotic spice flavors, Karma Tequila Anejo goes down impossibly smooth before finishing on a rich, yet subtle end note. The deeper color and complex flavors of anejo tequilas are owing to a lengthy aging process of between 1 […]

Sipping Off The Cuff: Briscas Mezcal Anejo

Mike & Alex taste & discuss Briscas Mezcal Anejo and nominate it for the 2014 Brands of Promise Awards. Briscas Añejo– is our most refined mezcal.  Made from 100% Agave Espadin, Briscas Añejo contains a dark amber color appearance, aged to perfection for twelve months in oak barrels. It is produced in limited production. Taste-  […]

Sipping Off The Cuff: Briscas Mezcal Reposado

Mike & Alex taste & discuss Briscas Mezcal Reposado and nominate it for the 2014 Brands of Promise Awards. Briscas Reposado– is an exquisite mezcal that is matured in oak barrels for two months.  Made from 100% Agave Espadin, Briscas Reposado has a slight amber color in appearance that is created from a perfect blend of […]

Sipping Off The Cuff: Caos Tequila Reposado

A 2014 Brands of Promise Nominee, Caos Reposado received the following comments from Alex and Mike of Tequila Aficionado “a traditional Arandas tequila” and “what a reposado is supposed to taste like”.

Sipping Off The Cuff: Real Gusto Organic Tequila Anejo

Tasting Real Gusto Organic Anejo Tequila Mike and Alex enjoyed Real Gusto Organic Tequila Anejo so much they nominated it for the 2014 Brands of Promise Awards. Real Gusto Tequilas are now available in Texas.  Read more here. Real Gusto Organic Anejo: Recommended by Tequila Aficionado. Click To Tweet     Real Gusto is made […]

Sipping Off The Cuff: Riazul Tequila Blanco

Tequila Aficionado’s Mike Morales and Alex Perez taste and discuss Riazul Tequila Blanco from Nom 1460.   The History of Riazul Tequila Two hundred years ago, the highlands of Jalisco, Mexico served as a key battlefront in the Mexican War of Independence. During that struggle, Maria Higinia Gomez served as a high counselor to the […]

Sipping Off The Cuff: Circulo Tequila Blanco

Mike & Alex taste & discuss Circulo #Tequila Blanco, nominating it as a 2014 Brands of Promise contender.

Sipping Off The Cuff: Don Nacho Tequila Anejo

Mike Morales and Alex Perez taste and discuss Don Nacho Tequila Anejomike and nominate it for consideration in the 2014 Brands of Promise Awards.

Sipping Off The Cuff: Trianon Reposado Tequila

Trianon Reposado Tequila Aficionado’s Mike Morales and Alex Perez taste and discuss Trianon Tequila Reposado and explain why they’ve nominated it as a 2014 Brand of Promise. “If you’re looking for a tequila with personality and depth, look no further than Trianon Tequila.  This is an unabashedly unadulterated, old school tequila for true tequila lovers.” ~Lisa […]

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