Tequila Test Kitchen You may have heard about the Tequila Aficionado Test Kitchen. I’d like to share one of our projects with you today. When Ken Austin was kind enough to send us a bottle of Avion’s brand new Avion Espresso, I fell so deeply in love with this rich nectar that combined my two … Read moreTequila Test Kitchen: Avion Espresso Cake
Great recipes for tequila cocktails, cooking with tequila, and pairing with tequila are always welcome here at Tequila Aficionado. We’ll share them with our readers in our articles and on our Pinterest boards. Click on any of the images below to explore our Pinterest Recipe Boards: Great recipes for tequila cocktails, cooking with tequila, and … Read moreWelcome to the Tequila Test Kitchen!
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?
Hornitos loves Game of Thrones! The season four premiere of Game of Thrones was Sunday night. As you replay it on your DVR, enjoy all of the fiery battles and drama that come along with this epic season by mixing up this cool cocktail courtesy of Hornitos – The Hornitos® Fire & Ice cocktail. With tensions … Read moreHornitos Welcomes Game of Thrones with Fire & Ice
In addition to our recipes developed here at the Tequila Aficionado Test Kitchen for Apple Crisp, Cranapple Crisp, Pumpkin Pie, and Mochamisu, we have several other suggestions for adding tequila to your holiday menus (in addition to just drinking it). Check out these great tequila recipes and suggestions (click on any of the images for … Read moreTequila Aficionado Christmas: Tequila Recipes
The Trouble with Truffles We recently made the acquaintance of the Head Chocolatier, John Alexander, at Victorian Truffles and, after much pleading on Twitter, he was kind enough to send us samples of two of their specialty confections, the Tequila & Lime Truffles and the Limited Edition Tequila & Lime Red Chile Truffles. Unfortunately, the … Read moreVictorian Truffles & Tequila: A Heavenly Pair
Avion Espresso Mochamisu This was a ridiculously quick and easy dessert to put together but it turned out to be quite rich and delicious. Ingredients: Sugar-Free Chocolate Pudding (prepared) Vanilla Cool Whip 6 Ladyfingers Cookies Avion Espresso Once you’ve assembled your ingredients, pour yourself a glass of Avion Espresso and enjoy. … Read moreAvion Espresso Mochamisu
You may have seen my previous recipe for Peligroso Cinnamon Apple Crisp, well with cranberry season upon us, I’ve added a tart bog-berry twist. I must admit, I love cooking with my Crock Pot and the bonus of cooking with a tequila like Peligroso made this recipe a lot of fun. It all started when … Read morePeligroso Cinnamon Cranapple Crisp
When I tried De La Tierre Maple Liqueur Tequila, I was impressed with the natural maple flavor that took me back to my childhood and tapping maple trees in Maine. (Click on the QR code to the right to read my review.) Ever since then, I’ve been anxious to try cooking some favorite … Read moreHoliday Recipe: Maple Liqueur Tequila Pumpkin Pie
I sat down the other evening to taste Peligroso Cinnamon. I knew Peligroso was good to begin with so I aerated it with the Vinturi Spirit Aerator to allow it to show me what it had. As it happens, Peligroso Cinnamon has all the right stuff. This isn’t some girly bottle of silliness with all … Read moreLisa Pietsch Spices it Up with Peligroso Cinnamon Tequila