Posts Tagged ‘tequila culture’

Diddy Disses Tequila’s Jimadores….

What’s Wrong With This Picture? By now, many of you may have already seen both of these distasteful photos on Diddy’s Instagram account for his new venture with Diageo and DeLeón tequila that began in early 2014. Dressed in his trademark dark suit, Diddy attempts to sacrifice a blue agave piña while at the same time asking […]

Founder’s Feature: Tequila Aficionado’s 1st Podcast, 7 Years Later

The preceding podcast was recorded by Tequila Aficionado’s Founder, Alexander Perez, on March 21, 2006. Sadly, many brands still persist in the Tequila Girl marketing that Alex mentioned over seven years ago.  Some brands believe they’ve evolved and took it a step further with Tequila Boy marketing.  I believe the true aficionado finds both of […]

A Tequila Place of His Own, Mike Morales on Evolving Tequila Culture

“For the past ten years, I’ve been writing about tequila–just tequila. At first, writing was a way for me to promote my own tequila tasting events in my home state of New Mexico.  In those days, everyone was still drinking tequila from shot glasses and tequila tasting events didn’t exist.  There was no such thing as Social […]