Tequila Don Julio Fresh Sips for 2016

Consider these Don Julio cocktails when planning your New Year’s Eve celebration! Celery Daisy Created by Matt Grippo  Ingredients: 1 1/4 oz Tequila Don Julio Blanco 1/4 oz Elderflower Liqueur 1 tsp Fino Sherry 1/4 oz Lime Juice 1/4 oz Fresh Pressed Celery Juice 1 tsp Raw Honey Syrup 1 Pinch of Salt 1 Dash of Celery … Read more

Roasting & Toasting for Thanksgiving with Don Julio

On November 5, Tequila Don Julio hosted the latest edition of their Farm to Shaker dinner series in New York City in collaboration with New York Chef Daniel Sharp and Bartender Angela Laino. Below, you’ll find recipes and images of the innovative menu Chef Daniel and Angela collaborated on together for this special event. Each … Read more

Fresh Don Julio Food Pairings & Recipes

Created by Chef Ed Sura, Perennial Virant   Tomatillo Pickled Salsa Verde Ingredients: 1lb Tomatillos, husked, washed, and cut into quarters 8 ½ oz Water 3 oz Tequila Don Julio Blanco 5 ½ oz Champagne Vinegar 3 oz Onions, sliced 1 tsp Salt ½ oz Honey 1 Jalapeño ½ oz Freshly Squeezed Lime Juice Dash … Read more

Celebrate Autumn with Don Julio Tequila

Don Julio Bloody Maria    Ingredients: 1 ½ oz Tequila Don Julio Blanco 5 oz Don Julio Bloody Maria Mix* 1/2 oz Fresh Lemon Juice Picked Escabeche** for Garnish  Preparation: Mix all ingredients in cocktail shaker. Shake and strain over ice. Garnish: Pickled Escabeche   *Don Julio Bloody Mary Mix Ingredients: 24 oz Organic Tomato … Read more

National Tequila Day Tips from Don Julio Tequila

National Tequila Day is July 24th and a favorite for many, but with this year’s celebration falling on a Friday, expect the festivities to be bigger than ever. To help stay spirited on this beloved day, and survive the morning after, below is a step-by-step guide provided by Don Julio Tequila (with additional tips from Tequila … Read more

Don Julio Anejo Tequila Review

Mike Morales and Alex Perez taste and discuss Don Julio Anejo Tequila, nominating it for the 2014 Brands of Promise Awards. [Tweet “Don Julio Anejo: A favorite of Tequila Aficionado Founder, Alex Perez.”] About Don Julio Gonzalez The life of Don Julio González was defined, above all else, by passion. It was this passion that … Read more

Cool Off with the Don Julio Cucumber Mint Margarita

Don Julio Cucumber Mint Margarita While tequila may be Mexico’s national spirit, we’re thrilled to see its popularity recently skyrocket in the United States.  From Margaritas and Bloody Marias to Palomas and Sunrises, tequila cocktails are being served up with regularity at thousands of bars, restaurants and homes across the country. In honor of National Tequila Day on July 24th, … Read more

Celebrate Summer with Don Julio

Don Julio Celebrates the Solstice Saturday, June 21st marks the official first day of summer, and what better way to celebrate the summer solstice than with specialty cocktails from Tequila Don Julio. Try mixing up a Highway 71, a spirit-forward beverage made with complex, quality ingredients including Tequila Don Julio Añejo, coconut infused sweet vermouth and chocolate mole bitters. A summery twist … Read more

No NOM Necessary – Ohio’s Agave Spirits

Written by Jim Johnston, Tequila Aficionado Tasting Team No compensation was provided by the brand for this article. Fans of agave spirits may be surprised to learn that one of the newest blue agave products on the market is distilled, not in Jalisco, Mexico, but Lakewood, Ohio. Western Reserve Distillers, a family-owned craft distillery a … 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 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 more