Tequila Boss Ladies by M.A. “Mike” Morales

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Tequila Boss Ladies  “The world will be saved by the western woman.” The Dalai Lama, Vancouver Peace Summit, September 2009 We’re pretty sure His Holiness had no idea that his proclamation would also include this Who’s Who of women in the Tequila Industry and beyond. Mary Clemente—Jurado Tequila… Exclusivity breeds demand and Clemente’s Jurado Tequila, nicknamed … Read moreTequila Boss Ladies by M.A. “Mike” Morales

Sipping off the Cuff: Senor Rio Tequila

Mike Morales and Alex Perez explore the Senor Rio brand in this classic episode of Sipping Off The Cuff, newly released from the Tequila Aficionado vault! You can follow Senor Rio on Twitter at https://twitter.com/senorrio and on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/senorriotequila. Click here to see more episodes of Sipping off the Cuff with Alex Perez and … Read moreSipping off the Cuff: Senor Rio Tequila

Tequila Week in Review: Avion, China, Camarena, Mezcal, Hacienda del Sol and Patron

In case you missed some of our articles over the past week, we’ve linked them here for you: Sipping off the Cuff: Avion Tequila It was Throwback Tuesday and we released this never before heard podcast from the tequila Aficionado vault. China Opens Its Bars to Mexican Tequila – What Does This Mean For The … Read moreTequila Week in Review: Avion, China, Camarena, Mezcal, Hacienda del Sol and Patron

Tequila Revisited: A Redemption Story

Dan Pashman of The Sporkful did an audio interview with Ilana Edelstein, author of The Patron Way. We felt it was worth sharing since we’d recently reviewed Ilana’s book. You can read Lisa’s full review here. Click here for the audio of Dan Pashman’s interview.   Never miss and article or review again – Subscribe … Read moreTequila Revisited: A Redemption Story

Sipping off the Cuff: Hacienda del Sol Reposado

Mike Morales & Alex Perez of Tequila Aficionado taste and discuss Hacienda del Sol Reposado, a 2013 Brands of Promise Nominee. Follow Hacienda del Sol on Twitter here. Friend Hacienda del Sol on Facebook here.   Have you tried Hacienda del Sol? Tell us about it in the comments below or feel free to leave … Read moreSipping off the Cuff: Hacienda del Sol Reposado

Mezcal Production Drawing Mexicans Back Home

Lorne Matalon reports on how Mezcal production has gone up from 100,000 gallons to 170,000 between 2010 and 2012.  Listen to (or read) his report and consider the human element when you drink mezcal. Click here to read the article and/or listen to the audio. Do you drink mezcal?  Join us on Facebook and tell … Read moreMezcal Production Drawing Mexicans Back Home

Tequila Aficionado Media Goes to the Ballpark With Camarena Tequila

Step Up To The Plate The invitation read, “Step Up To the Plate With Camarena Tequila.”  The location–Angel Stadium Diamond Club, Anaheim, CA.  The time–Major League Baseball’s Opening Week.  The activities would include a private stadium tour, Camarena Tequila tasting, an interactive tequila cocktail demonstration, and Southwest style bites. Having grown up about 40 minutes … Read moreTequila Aficionado Media Goes to the Ballpark With Camarena Tequila

China Opens Its Bars to Mexican Tequila – What Does This Mean For The Tequila Industry?

We love social media here at Tequila Aficionado.  It is an exciting way to spur some fascinating discussions about our favorite topic – tequila! Our own M.A. “Mike” Morales recently posted this news piece on Facebook about the introduction of tequila to the Chinese market. Lisa Pietsch responded by saying: While it may be good … Read moreChina Opens Its Bars to Mexican Tequila – What Does This Mean For The Tequila Industry?

Sipping off the Cuff: Avion Tequila

This is a classic podcast from the Tequila Aficionado vault!  Alex Perez and Mike Morales discuss, taste and review Tequila Avion. Have you tried Avion yet? Have you tried Avion Espresso yet? What are your thoughts? Share your comments below or leave us your own YouTube video response! (We may even ask you to join … Read moreSipping off the Cuff: Avion Tequila

Sipping off the Cuff: Toro Dorado Reposado is a Tequila Aficionado Brands of Promise Nominee!

Mike Morales and Alex Perez of Tequila Aficionado taste and review Tequila Toro Dorado Reposado.  Smooth, fine and rich are just some of the praise heaped on this reposado from Toro Dorado.  Watch the review, try it yourself and then let us know what you think of Toro Dorado reposado. Follow Toro Dorado on Twitter … Read moreSipping off the Cuff: Toro Dorado Reposado is a Tequila Aficionado Brands of Promise Nominee!