2018 Brands of Promise Winners Announced

Tequila Aficionado Media is pleased to announce the winners of the 2018 Brands of Promise Awards in all categories:     Agave Spirit Award Porfidio Single 100% Agave Americana Edition [India] (S3xA) [40% ABV, 80 proof] Gold Aguardiente from Blue Agave (Distilled from Agave Spirit) Onilikan Aguardiente de Agave Azul (80 proof, 40% ABV) Gold … Read more2018 Brands of Promise Winners Announced

Adulteration and Bastardization of Traditional Mezcal in Oaxaca

Buying Mezcal From Oaxaca: Exercise Due Diligence & Beware of Misrepresentation By Alvin Starkman, M.A., J.D. If you like it, and you think it’s decent value, then buy it. This is not a treatise on being critical of market changes in the promotion and sale of what at face value may appear to be traditionally made … Read moreAdulteration and Bastardization of Traditional Mezcal in Oaxaca

Open Bar with Alan Camarena of G4 Tequila

Mike: Hi, you’re watching Open Bar, on Tequila Aficionado Media. I am Mike Morales. This is a special edition of Open Bar, because that young man there is Alan Camarena. Now, if that name sounds familiar to you, we’ve all heard from his father, Felipe Camarena, Ingeniero Felipe Camarena, and his uncle, Carlos. Well, the … Read moreOpen Bar with Alan Camarena of G4 Tequila

2018 Brands of Promise Nominees Announced

Congratulations to all of the 2018 Nominees for Tequila Aficionado Brands of Promise Awards!  All of the nominees and their categories are listed below. If you were nominated and would like to use your Nominee medal, you can click on the medal to the right –> to download a zip file.  (Right click on the … Read more2018 Brands of Promise Nominees Announced

Kosher Tequila: Embajador

While Embajador Tequila has let their Kosher certification lapse, you may still find certified Kosher bottles of this brand on your favorite liquor store shelf. Get updated Nom lists, special course offerings, news and reviews. Just enter your best email below: .

Kosher Tequila: Juan More Time

A late addition to our list of Kosher tequilas for the holidays is Juan More Time Tequila. We just received word of their recent certification from OK Kosher (OK.org).   We hope you won’t wait for the next Kosher holiday to try it! Get updated Nom lists, special course offerings, news and reviews. Just enter … Read moreKosher Tequila: Juan More Time

Kosher Tequila: Karma

Karma Tequila is crafted in the Highlands of Tequila with the intention of being more than just another premium spirit, Karma Tequila strives to impress discriminating tequila aficionados with the promise of an exceptional tasting experience. Get updated Nom lists, special course offerings, news and reviews. Just enter your best email below: .

Kosher Tequila: 3 Amigos

3 Amigos Tequila has a wide line of six expressions that would make a spectacular flight for the holidays.  Their Blanco, Organic Blanco and Reposado are all Kosher. Get updated Nom lists, special course offerings, news and reviews. Just enter your best email below: .

Kosher Tequila: Cava de Oro

Cava de Oro Tequila is made in El Arenal, Jalisco, Mexico, and a great choice to try during a Kosher holiday – or anyday! Get updated Nom lists, special course offerings, news and reviews. Just enter your best email below: .

Kosher Tequila: Santera

Santera Tequila’s agave is grown in the red volcanic soil of the dormant Volcano of Tequila in the Northern Highlands of Jalisco.  Others are too, but this one is Kosher.  Give it a try. Get updated Nom lists, special course offerings, news and reviews. Just enter your best email below: .