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
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
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?
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
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!
In case you haven’t heard, Tequila Aficionado Media is pinning up a storm. Check out our Pinterest Boards HERE. These are just a few of the tequila treasures we pinned this week: Never miss and article or review again – Subscribe now! * indicates required Email Address * Email Format html text View previous … Read moreTequila Aficionado is on Pinterest
When we restructured Tequila Aficionado this year, we found some amazing podcasts that had never been heard before. As we all know, life sometimes gets in the way and a few of Mike and Alex’s podcasts slipped through the cracks. NO MORE! Every Tuesday is Throwback Tuesday until we’ve released all of those great previously … Read moreSipping off the Cuff: Ekeco Organic Tequila
Business Narrative, Marketing Manual, or Romance? Described as a “deeply personal business narrative,” the story centers around the development from the ground up of Patrón tequila, a “brand that single-handedly changed the face of the liquor industry,” by its co-founder, Martin Crowley, and as told by his then young and lively life partner, Ilana Edelstein. … Read moreReview of Ilana Edelstein’s The Patron Way by Lisa Pietsch
Mike Morales and Alex Perez of Tequila Aficionado taste and review Tequila Toro Dorado Plata. Have you tried Toro Dorado Plata yet? Tell us what you thought in the comments section below! Never miss and article or review again – Subscribe now! * indicates required Email Address * Email Format html text View … Read moreSipping off the Cuff: Toro Dorado Plata
The Spanish word “Suerte” translates to “luck.” The bottles of all three Suerte expressions are decorated with a marketing-friendly rabbit designed by a tattoo artist in a native Mexican (Aztec/Mayan) style. It’s accompanied by a Partida/spirit bird-style origin story. This time, tequila was discovered by a farmer’s wife who saw a rabbit getting tipsy on … Read moreSuerte Blanco Review & Tasting Notes