2018 Brands of Promise Nominees Announced

Congratulations to all of the 2018 Nominees for Tequila Aficionado Brands of Promise Awards!  All of the nominees and their categories are listed below. If you were nominated and would like to use your Nominee medal, you can click on the medal to the right –> to download a zip file.  (Right click on the … Read more2018 Brands of Promise Nominees Announced

Pairing La Aroma de Cuba Mi Amor Cigars with Tequila

The fine folks at Holt’s Cigar Company asked Mike Morales to help them pair their cigars with tequilas.  In his latest blog at www.tequilasensei.com, he pairs with tequila the highly rated–95 points and the number 2 cigar in 2011 by Cigar Aficionado–La Aroma de Cuba Mi Amor, blended by the famed Jose “Pepin” Garcia in Esteli, … Read morePairing La Aroma de Cuba Mi Amor Cigars with Tequila

El Cholo Tequila Tour Tomorrow

October 26, 2018 El Cholo Pasadena Tequila Tour, celebrating 95 years of El Cholo in Los Angeles For 2018, the Tequila Aficionado VIP Hour will return! VIP Tickets on sale NOW CLICK HERE Regular Tickets go on sale this summer.     Already have your VIP Tickets?  Tell the world! I’m on the VIP List to … Read moreEl Cholo Tequila Tour Tomorrow

Mammoth Margarita Festival Tomorrow

We’ll be in Mammoth Lakes, California tomorrow for the Mammoth Margarita Festival!     ABOUT  THE  FESTIVAL | THEIR  7TH  ANNUAL FREE VILLAGE CONCERT UNDER THE STARS FRIDAY TASTING The Mezcal & Exotic Spirits Tour! Did you know there are over a hundred plants that can be distilled from the region that aren’t tequila? Have you ever tried … Read moreMammoth Margarita Festival Tomorrow

The Definitive Collection of Tequila Reviews

In honor of National Tequila Day in the U.S.A., we’re sharing with you the definitive collection of Sipping Off the Cuff from our very first podcast tequila reviews to the most recent.  Enjoy and Salud!   Sipping Off The Cuff | 1800 Milenio http://tequilaaficionado.com/2015/03/27/sipping-off-the-cuff-1800-milenio/ Sipping Off The Cuff | 1921 Tequila Anejo http://tequilaaficionado.com/2016/01/26/sipping-off-cuff-1921-tequila-anejo/ Sipping Off … Read moreThe Definitive Collection of Tequila Reviews

Don Suenos Blanco Tequila Review

Sipping Off The Cuff™ began as an audio podcast in 2006 and is Tequila Aficionado’s first and longest running tequila review program. Originally focused on tequila reviews, but with the added exportation of many other agave spirits from Mexico, we’ve expanded our reviews to all agave spirits, including tequila, mezcal, sotol, raicilla, bacanora, agave wine, … Read moreDon Suenos Blanco Tequila Review

G4 Blanco Tequila Review [Transcript]

MIKE: Hi you’re watching Sipping off the Cuff on Tequila Aficionado Media. I’m Mike Morales here in San Antonio. That young man over there is…   RICK: Rick Levi, in San Diego.   MIKE: Rick and I have the distinct, I think we’re the only tasters in the country that have had the pleasure of tasting … Read moreG4 Blanco Tequila Review [Transcript]

Tequila Aficionado Media Celebrates the 2017 Brands of Promise© Awards

Genius Master Distiller Sweeps Medals in Multiple Categories  For Immediate release! Tequila Aficionado Media 2017 Brands of Promise© Awards ST. PETERSBURG, FLORIDA, UNITED STATES:  On Sunday, January 21, 2018, in a LIVE Facebook broadcast, Tequila Aficionado Media unveiled its highly anticipated Fifth Annual Brands of Promise© Awards, celebrating the breakthrough brands in Tequila, Mezcal and other … Read moreTequila Aficionado Media Celebrates the 2017 Brands of Promise© Awards

Tequila vs Mezcal: The Director’s Cut

Skepticism and Terror In early June 2017, I was interviewed via email by VinePair’s conscientious staff writer, Nickolaus Hines, on whether I thought that mezcal could “…Grow its way to the Mainstream Without Losing its Roots.” Skepticism usually sets in whenever we’re approached for quotes by writers attempting to compose complex articles about the plight … Read moreTequila vs Mezcal: The Director’s Cut

Tequila Aficionado Media Goes Global with 2016 Brands of Promise Award Winners

Tequila Aficionado Media Goes Global with 2016 Brands of Promise Award Winners Champions worthy agave spirits brands in various categories 2016 Tequila Aficionado Brands of Promise Blanco Tequila Winners A post shared by Tequila Aficionado (@tequilaaficionado) on Jan 28, 2017 at 11:16am PST February, 7, 2017, San Antonio, TX—Tequila Aficionado Media kicks off the spirits … Read moreTequila Aficionado Media Goes Global with 2016 Brands of Promise Award Winners