In mid-August of 2014, the organizers of the 6th Annual Monterey Bay Tequila & Cuisine, which took place on October 11, 2014, graciously asked Tequila Aficionado Media CEO, Mike Morales, to participate as a judge. Their unique, take-at-home blind tequila tasting competition used the Tequila Matchmaker smartphone application to score and bestow awards. You can review … Read moreJudging at The Monterey Bay Tequila & Cuisine
Espolon Anejo – Finished in Bourbon Barrels Tequila Aficionado’s Alexander Perez and Mike Morales taste and discuss the new Espolon Anejo presented by Campari and explain why they feel it deserves to be nominated as a 2014 Brand of Promise. Find Espolon Tequila online at www.tequilaespolon.com. Follow them on Facebook – Twitter – … Read moreSipping Off the Cuff: Espolon Anejo
Captures gold and silver medals across contest categories… September 29, 2014, Del Mar, CA—Embajador Tequila Supreme añejo was awarded a gold medal from the longest running Mexican spirits competition in North America, the Spirits of Mexico. A panel of judges with over 300 years of experience between them also voted both Embajador Tequila Platinum Blanco … Read moreEmbajador Tequila Conquers California At Spirits of Mexico!
Tequila Aficionado’s Alex Perez & Mike Morales taste and discuss Penasco Tequila Anejo. We apologize for the sound quality. We’ve fixed the issue in recording and this is one of the last reviews with poor sound quality. Penasco #Tequila Anejo review at Tequila Aficionado @tequilapenasco Click To Tweet Visit Penasco Tequila online at TequilaPenasco.com Follow … Read moreSipping Off The Cuff: Penasco Tequila Anejo
Epic Marketing or Sauza History Lesson? You Be the Judge Part 3 in Jessica’s Epic Journey By Jessica Arent, Tequila Aficionado Contributor My second day in Mexico was focused on the product and team brainstorming for a market launch. Believe me when I say Mel Gibson’s character in “What Women Want” wasn’t so far off … Read moreJessica’s Journey – Epic Marketing or Sauza History Lesson?
Alexander Perez and M.A. “Mike” Morales taste and discuss Penasco Tequila Reposado. We apologize for the sound quality. We’ve fixed the issue in recording and this is one of the last reviews with poor sound quality. Penasco #Tequila Reposado review at Tequila Aficionado @tequilapenasco Click To Tweet Visit Penasco Tequila online … Read moreSipping Off The Cuff: Penasco Tequila Reposado
Roca Patron Hits The Road All across the country, in carefully selected cities where the beautiful people roam like Los Angeles, New York, Chicago, Miami, and San Francisco, the Patrón PR machine (which spent a reported $34.1 million in measured media in 2013), is rolling out its new Roca Patrón line of tequilas. Here in … Read moreThe Roca Patron Road Show
…At The Patio in San Diego By Ryan Kelley Tequila pairing dinners are always an adventure. Like fine wine, tequila has a way of inspiring and challenging chefs to marry just the right food to match the myriad and often complex flavors inherent in well-made, artisanal tequila. So when my friend Tequilier Mario Marquez invited … Read moreTequila Pairing Challenge with Tequila Don Fulano
After a tiring day of meetings and visiting key accounts in Austin, TX, Andres Garcia, Regional Sales Manager for family owned Embajador Tequila, was kind enough to visit with us in our San Antonio offices of Tequila Aficionado Media. Over pizza and pours of Embajador reposado, Andres shared some insights into the SIP Award winning tequila brand. … Read moreEmbajador Tequila–Building a Legacy
On a frigid and damp Saturday night in November 2013, Roger Clyne, along with his band The Peacemakers, invited Tequila Aficionado Media to an intimate concert at Billy’s Ice House in New Braunfels, TX. Click here for Part 1 of our visit with Roger Clyne. *** “The planet does not need more ‘successful people.’ The … Read moreRoger Clyne’s Mexican Moonshine–Tequila With Intention