Tequila Aficionado Magazine August 2022

Tequila Aficionado Magazine, August 2022 Bringing consumers and craft agave spirits like tequila, bacanora, mezcal, sotol and raicilla together since 1999 through www.TequilaAficionado.com 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 bit.ly/subscribeTAMag to subscribe today. Tequila Aficionado Magazine is … Read more

Tequila Aficionado Magazine, March 2022

Tequila Aficionado Magazine, March 2022 Bringing consumers and craft agave spirits together since 1999 through www.TequilaAficionado.com and social media, Tequila Aficionado is now also available in its 3rd year as a print magazine! The electronic (PDF) version is always FREE for Subscribers. Visit bit.ly/subscribeTAMag to subscribe today. Tequila Aficionado Magazine is the ONLY direct-to-consumer magazine specifically for tequila, … Read more

Tequila Aficionado Magazine, March 2022

Tequila Aficionado Magazine, March 2022

Bringing consumers and craft agave spirits like tequila, bacanora, mezcal, sotol and raicilla together since 1999 through www.TequilaAficionado.com and social media, Tequila Aficionado is now also available in its 3rd year as a print magazine!The electronic (PDF) version is always FREE for Subscribers. Visit bit.ly/subscribeTAMag to subscribe today.

Tequila Aficionado Magazine is the ONLY direct-to-consumer magazine specifically for tequila, mezcal, sotol, bacanora and other agave spirits.

In this issue of Tequila Aficionado Magazine:

Our Tasting Team
Our Media Network (Influencer) Partners
Upcoming TequiLadies Shows
Who’s Who in Agave Spirits: Martin López Alvarez – Tau Tequila
Sunora Bacanora Pineapple Colada Review
Our Latest Programs
Our Upcoming Programs
Tequila Aficionado Media Pulls Back Curtain on 2021 Brands of Promise
Keeping Traditionally Made Mezcal Alive
How to Use the Tequila Aficionado Scoring Sheet
Tequila Aficionado Tasting Sheet
Horizontal Flight Tasting Sheet
Vertical Flight Tasting Sheet
Tequila Aroma Wheel
Who’s Who in Agave Spirits: Yaremi Navar Quiñones – Sotol Flor del Desierto and Sotol Onó
How to Get Paid to Drink Tequila
The Tequila Aficionado Consumer Catador Course
How to Use the Tequila Aficionado Scoring Sheet
Who’s Who in Agave Spirits: Philip Bayley – Consejo Regulador del Mezcal
Patsch Tequila Blanco Review
Who’s Who in Agave Spirits index
March Nom List

El ABC Del Negocio Del Mezcal

The Business of Mezcal Unraveled by an Expert: A Book Review By Alvin Starkman, MA., J.D. Who better to write a book about the business of mezcal than a Oaxacan lawyer who specializes in advising palenqueros, brand owners and prospective agave distillate entrepreneurs, about the quagmire of industry rules, regulations and nuances? In El ABC … Read more

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 more

The Tequila 3 Ring Circus

The End of an Era [Tweet “The Tequila 3 Ring Circus is in Town.”] Inspired by this poignant and heartfelt Facebook post by Tom Nall, the gregarious co-founder of Republic Tequila, and Empresario LLC:  The Tequila 3 Ring Circus is in Town A new circus has replaced “The Greatest Show on Earth.” Imagine the spotlighted … Read more

Hacienda Mercado Anejo Tequila Review

Mike and Alex taste and discuss Hacienda Mercado Tequila. FTC Disclaimer: All samples are received free of charge but no payment is accepted by Tequila Aficionado or its agents for reviews. All reviews are the opinions of those participating in the tasting and positive reviews are never guaranteed. From Hacienda Mercado  Our product preserves the … Read more

Hacienda Mercado Reposado Tequila Review

Mike and Alex taste and discuss Hacienda Mercado Reposado Tequila. FTC Disclaimer: All samples are received free of charge but no payment is accepted by Tequila Aficionado or its agents for reviews. All reviews are the opinions of those participating in the tasting and positive reviews are never guaranteed. From Hacienda Mercado  Our product preserves … Read more

Hacienda Mercado Blanco Tequila Review

Mike and Alex taste and discuss Hacienda Mercado Blanco Tequila. FTC Disclaimer: All samples are received free of charge but no payment is accepted by Tequila Aficionado or its agents for reviews. All reviews are the opinions of those participating in the tasting and positive reviews are never guaranteed. From Hacienda Mercado  Our product preserves … Read more

Corner Restaurant Fuels the Fire of Austin’s Craft Tequila Scene

[In mid-February 2016, at the suggestion of Andres Garcia, Regional Sales Manager of award winning Embajador tequila, Tequila Aficionado Media met with Brian Jaymont, General Manager of the Corner Restaurant, inside the JW Marriott in the heart of Austin, Texas. We were first exposed to the fine hospitality of the JW Marriott on our second visit to the Texas Nightclub … Read more