Sipping Off the Cuff | Sweet Poison Tequila Blanco

In this episode of Sipping Off the Cuff, Mike Morales and Rebekah Sager taste and discuss Sweet Poison Tequila Blanco. From the website: 100% agave tequilana weber. Made with hand crafted processes under the supervision of tequila experts, that have been elaborating this tequila for over 77 years. This representative product of Mexico, has won … Read more

Sipping Off the Cuff | Armero Tequila Third Flight: Light, Medium and Full Toast Barrels

Armero’s “The Classic” is put into a combination of light, medium and full toast used American oak bourbon barrels to create “The Supreme” reposado, “Ultra” (twice distilled, clear/straw bottle, gold cap) in 9 months, and “The Luxury” reposado (twice distilled, black bottle, gold cap) in 11 months. https://www.armerotequila.com/ FTC Disclaimer: All samples are received free … Read more

Sipping Off the Cuff | Armero Tequila First Flight – Blancos

We were told “The Classic” (twice distilled, gray camo) is the base of all of the Armero expressions, so we began there. Then it branches in two directions—more distillation vs. aging. “The Extreme” (4 times distilled, gray bottle, black cap) takes “The Classic” through the still two more times. The Silver “The Exclusive” (twice distilled, … Read more

Armero Tequila Week Preview

Armero Tequila Seven expressions? What can this mean? What evil magic is at work here?! It can be overwhelming to see so many expressions of one tequila and, truth be told, we were a bit overwhelmed when we unpacked the samples of Armero Tequila. But we’re always ready for a tequila related challenge and have … Read more

Sipping Off the Cuff | Scorpion Mescal Espadin [Transcript]

Watch the original video review here MIKE: You are watching Sipping Off the Cuff at TequilaAficionado.com a part of Tequila Aficionado Media. I’m Mike Morales in San Antonio. That gentleman over there with the wild hairdo… RICK: Rick Levy in San Diego. MIKE: Rick is helping me out, helping us out, as we go through … Read more

Sipping off the Cuff | Alderete Tequila Anejo

From the Alderete Tequila Website: It is well documented that the best agave in the world come from “Los Altos de Jalisco” or “the Highlands of Jalisco.” It is in this region, some 7,200 feet above sea level, that Tequila Alderete takes great pride in growing the best Blue Weber Agave in world. Because of … Read more

Sipping off the Cuff | Alderete Tequila Reposado

From the Alderete Tequila Website: It is well documented that the best agave in the world come from “Los Altos de Jalisco” or “the Highlands of Jalisco.” It is in this region, some 7,200 feet above sea level, that Tequila Alderete takes great pride in growing the best Blue Weber Agave in world. Because of … Read more

Sipping off the Cuff: Embajador Reposado [Transcript]

See the original video review of Tequila Embajador Reposado here. Alex Perez: Hi there, I’m Alex Perez. Mike Morales: I am Mike Morales. Alex Perez: And you are watching Sipping off the Cuff on TequilaAficionado.com and we’re continuing our series. Mike Morales: Yes in Embajador which in Spanish means Ambassador.  Again it is a family … Read more

Sipping Off the Cuff | Alderete Tequila Blanco

From the Alderete Tequila Website: It is well documented that the best agave in the world come from “Los Altos de Jalisco” or “the Highlands of Jalisco.” It is in this region, some 7,200 feet above sea level, that Tequila Alderete takes great pride in growing the best Blue Weber Agave in world. Because of … Read more

Sipping off the Cuff | Allaire Privee Aged Crystal Tequila

From the Allaire Privee Website: Allaire Privee Tequila: Inspired by the je ne sais quois of the glamorous lifestyle from the Cote d’Azure Allaire Privée in targeting discerning spirit connoisseurs. The founder’s priorities were to create a complex and perfect relationship between interior and exterior, balancing and uniting it, without compromise to achieve it.  Investing in … Read more