Malinalli Anejo Tequila Review

Mike Morales and Jim Johnston are floored by Malinalli’s latest iteration – Malinalli Tequila Anejo. Click To Tweet From the Malinalli Tequila Website: NOM: 1551 AGAVE SOURCE: The Midlands Region of Jalisco COOKING METHOD: stone/brick oven CRUSHING METHOD: Roller mills DISTILLATION: Double distilled. It is filtered for smoothness using a preparatory filtration process. STILL TYPE: … Read more

Malinalli Tequila Extra Anejo German Apple Cake Recipe

I won’t lie or pretend to be unbiased here. I love Malinalli Tequila Extra Anejo. It is the little black dress of tequilas. Whether it is a drink for one with a book, a quiet night for two, or special celebration with friends, Malinalli is perfect. But just because it is great for drinking doesn’t mean you … Read more

Malinalli Blanco Tequila Review

Mike and Alex taste & discuss Malinalli Tequila Blanco, the delightful follow-up to their extra anejo (a 2014 Brands of Promise winner). Visit Malinalli Online here – Facebook – Twitter Appearance: Pristine, translucent, sediment free. Aroma: Masses of inviting dill, black pepper, asparagus notes that are underpinned by a deep salinity; best part of this bouquet … Read more

Malinalli Extra Anejo Tequila Review

Malinalli Extra Anejo Tequila Malinalli Extra Anejo Tequila is the subject of this week’s Sipping Off The Cuff program.  See for yourself why M.A. “Mike” Morales and Alexander Perez selected it as a 2014 Tequila Aficionado Brands of Promise Nominee. Mike Morales and Alex Perez taste and discuss Malinalli Extra Anejo Tequila. @malinallitequil Click To … Read more

Tequila Aficionado Magazine September 2022

Bringing consumers and craft agave spirits like tequila, bacanora, mezcal, sotol and raicilla together since 1999 through and social media, Tequila Aficionado is now also available in it’s 3rd year as a print magazine! The electronic (PDF) version is always FREE for Subscribers. Visit to subscribe today. Tequila Aficionado Magazine is the ONLY direct-to-consumer … Read more

September 2022

In this issue of Tequila Aficionado Magazine:

Our Tasting Team
Collaboration over Competition
Madre Mezcal Launches ‘Desert Water’ Artisanal Mezcal-Based Canned Cocktails
Interview with Dave Dinius, Tequila Aficionado Catador
Our Latest Reviews
Cancion Tequila Extra Anejo Review
Interview with Jim Riley, Business Consultant
Malinalli Tequila Extra Anejo German Apple Cake Recipe
Our Upcoming Reviews
Carrera Blanco Tequila Review
Interview with Leticia Aceves Alvarez, Embajador Tequila
Mezcal Cocktails from Dos Hombres
September Nom List
Interview with Mena Jibran, Tanteo Tequila
Tequila Aficionado Tasting Sheet
Peligroso Cinnamon Apple Crisp Recipe
Tequila Aroma Wheel
Number JUAN Reposado Tequila Review
How to Get Paid to Drink Tequila
The Tequila Aficionado Consumer Catador Course

Tequila Distillery Nom List, October 2021

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Tequila Distillery Nom List, September 2021

Purchase a Kindle or hardcopy version of this Nom List at HERE. Electronic (Kindle) versions will include links to any mentions or reviews for each brand that may be found on the Tequila Aficionado website ( The Nom list is provided in a downloadable PDF (with links to any mentions or reviews for each … Read more

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 Sipping Off The Cuff | 1921 Tequila Anejo Sipping Off … Read more

2017 Brands of Promise

Congratulations to all of this year’s nominees for the annual Brands of Promise Awards! Winners were announced LIVE on Facebook on January 21st.  See the replays on demand now. Download Nominee list in PDF Download Winner list in PDF   2017 Tequila Aficionado Brands of Promise Winners Announced Click To Tweet   Winners, please click … Read more

How to Get Paid to Drink Tequila:

How you can turn your passion into profits and get paid to drink tequila as a blogger, vlogger, podcaster or author