It’s Margarita Madness!

Margarita madness begins today! In an effort to remain unbiased during National Tequila Week (here at Tequila Aficionado, every day is Tequila Day, but our nation only gives it a single holiday), Tequila Aficionado is featuring all margaritas until we run out of mixers!  It’s Margarita Madness! It’s our quinceanera and we’ll mix if we want … Read moreIt’s Margarita Madness!

It’s Cinco de Mayo!

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo       Cinco de Mayo (Spanish for “fifth of May”) is a celebration held on May 5. It is celebrated in the United States. It is also celebrated in parts of Mexico, primarily in the state of Puebla, where the holiday is called El Día de la Batalla de Puebla (English: The Day of the Battle of Puebla). … Read moreIt’s Cinco de Mayo!

Party Foods to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo

Party Foods for Cinco De Mayo        Cinco De Mayo means Mexican Party Foods! Try some of these recipes and dress your place up with a few of these decorations and you’ve got a fiesta!             On May 1862, the Mexican Army, against all odds, defeated the French … Read moreParty Foods to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo

Tequila Drinks to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo

    Cinco de Mayo is a wonderful spring holiday that we all love to celebrate, whether we’re Mexicanos or not.  It is more than just a Latino St. Patrick’s Day.  This is a celebration of one of America’s biggest minorities (which is actually the majority here in San Antonio).  This is also a celebration of … Read moreTequila Drinks to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo

Are You Watching the Mad Men Premiere Tonight?

Suit? Check. Sexy Secretary? Check. An Old Fashioned? Check! Ask yourself: What would Don Draper do?  Blanco?  Reposado?  Anejo? Click To Tweet   That might be Don Draper’s checklist for the final season of Mad Men… knowing the twists, turns and cliffhangers awaiting viewers; Hornitos hoped to offer our readers a taste of Draper’s favorite … Read moreAre You Watching the Mad Men Premiere Tonight?

Avion & Hornitos Have a Hearty “Sláinte!” for You!

TEQUILA AVIÓN Toast to St. Patrick this year with premium cocktails from Tequila Avión, “World’s Best Tasting Tequila.” Website: www.TequilaAvion.com Price: Avión Silver retails for $40.00- $50.00 for 750ml bottle, Avión Espresso retails for $24.99 for 750ml bottle (prices vary by state) The Irish Espresso for St. Pat’s at Tequila Aficionado Click To Tweet   … Read moreAvion & Hornitos Have a Hearty “Sláinte!” for You!

Hornitos says “Laissez Les Bons Temps Rouler!”

  Hornitos, a Sauza product, is gearing up for Mardi Gras and they’re hoping you’ll stock up on Hornitos Plata (100% agave) and try these drinks their mixologists have been hard at work creating. If you check into the Hornitos website, you’ll see Hornitos isn’t really about the sipping.  When the site opens, the club … Read moreHornitos says “Laissez Les Bons Temps Rouler!”

Happy Birthday, Casa Noble!

Tequila Aficionado would like to wish Jose “Pepe” Hermosillo a very happy birthday and many happy returns. Thank you, sir, for all you do for tequila! Visit Casa Noble Tequila online: www.CasaNoble.com Follow Casa Noble on Facebook Follow Casa Noble on Twitter     Never miss an article or review again – Subscribe now! * … Read moreHappy Birthday, Casa Noble!

Happy Birthday to Lucinda Hutson!

Viva Tequila, Viva La Lucinda! “Tequila is my soul mate,” Lucinda Hutson exclaims. “Mexico in a bottle, its flavor is as melodic to the mouth as a mariachi tune is to the ear—bold, spicy, and full of life!” For nearly forty years, Lucinda has trekked through tequila country, distilling adventures and knowledge to present them … Read moreHappy Birthday to Lucinda Hutson!

Mexican Flag Day: Banderas

 Feliz Dia de la Bandera!   Flag Day in Mexico is a “day dedicated to one of the most important patriotic symbols of Mexico, which gives the spirit of unity and belonging to Mexicans either within or outside of the country: the Flag.”       So today we celebrate the bandera! The flag of … Read moreMexican Flag Day: Banderas