888 Tres Ochos Anejo Tequila Review

Mike & Rick of Tequila Aficionado taste and discuss Tres Ochos tequila anejo. From the Tres Ochos Website: 888 Tres Ochos Tequila was created with a commitment to the denomination of origin and the worldwide recognition of Mexico’s tequila heritage. Originating in the fertile volcanic soil of the lowlands of Jalisco, Mexico, made from 100% … Read more

888 Tres Ochos Reposado Tequila Review

Mike & Rick of Tequila Aficionado taste and discuss Tres Ochos tequila repsado. From the Tres Ochos Website: 888 Tres Ochos Tequila was created with a commitment to the denomination of origin and the worldwide recognition of Mexico’s tequila heritage. Originating in the fertile volcanic soil of the lowlands of Jalisco, Mexico, made from 100% … Read more

888 Tres Ochos Blanco Tequila Review

Mike & Rick of Tequila Aficionado taste and discuss Tres Ochos tequila blanco. From the Tres Ochos Website: 888 Tres Ochos Tequila was created with a commitment to the denomination of origin and the worldwide recognition of Mexico’s tequila heritage. Originating in the fertile volcanic soil of the lowlands of Jalisco, Mexico, made from 100% … Read more

Tequila Ocho Single Barrel Anejo Tequila Review | Steve Coomes

You only turn 50 once, so why not celebrate? That was my logic last fall when I bought a bottle of Tequila Ocho Single Barrel Anejo (NOM 1474). I don’t commonly spend $78 for spirits, but, hey, it was a special occasion made extraordinary by this smart splurge. Some reviewers tend to gush over new … Read more

Ocho Single Estate Plata Tequila Review | Steve Coomes

Tequila Ocho Single Estate Plata 2012 By Steve Coomes   Pouring just an ounce of Tequila Ocho Single Estate Plata 2012 from the bottle sends a rush of fruit into the air. Highly aromatic, but not busily so, this plata greets the nose with aromas of papaya, banana, grapefruit and cooked agave. Swirl it to … Read more

Tequila Aficionado Magazine, September 2020

Tequila Aficionado Magazine, September 2020 After 20 years of bringing consumers and craft agave spirits like tequila, mezcal, sotol and raicilla together, Tequila Aficionado is now 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, … Read more

Profiles in Agave Spirits Volume 4

Profiles in Agave Spirits Volume 4: The people who create and contribute to the tequila, mezcal, sotol, bacanora and other agave spirits industries (in English and Spanish).
The Profiles in Agave Spirits series of books is an encyclopedia for education, entertainment, reference and posterity with each volume including both English and Spanish translations.

By creating a Who’s Who in Agave Spirits, we provide a ready reference for those in the industry, as well as those researching or hoping to break into the industry.
We also believe that this industry deserves to have a lasting record of historical significance beyond oral history and urban legend.
Featured In Volume IV:

Liz Edwards – Founder, San Diego Spirits Festival

Germán González Gorrochotegui – T1 and Tears of Llorona Tequilas

Henry Preiss – Preiss Imports

Macrina Montes Pelayo AKA Vicky Leyva – Tequila Azul Imperial

Desmond Nazareth – Agave India

Dave Blunier – Dulce Dorado Tequila

Eric Brass – Tromba Tequila

Eleana Nuñez Orozco – Mezcal Consultant

Taylor Grieger – Cape Horn Tequila

Humberto Ojeda – Casa San Matias

Jack Limon – Papadiablo Mezcal

Sonia Lopez – Cabresto Imports

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tequila Aficionado Holiday Gift Guide

Let the spirit of the season, the agave spirit that is, guide you in your gift giving! Tequila Aficionado offers you a great portfolio from which to choose select gifts for the tequila, mezcal, bacanora or agave spirit lover on your gift list. Browse the following gifts available for online ordering, and enjoy the opportunity … Read more

London Tequila Fest Review by Felipe de Herida

I headed toward London on 7th October for Tequila Fest. Founded by Eduardo Gomez and starting its fifth year with the headline “The largest and original tequila and mezcal fest in the UK and Europe”. Having been for the previous two I steered myself toward Brick Lane where they’d been but a coffee brought me … Read more

Embajador Reposado Tequila Review [Spanish Transcript]

ALEX: Hola, soy Alex Pérez. MIKE: Soy Mike Morales.  ALEX: Y estás viendo Sipping off the Cuff en TequilaAficionado punto com y continuamos nuestra serie.  MIKE: Sí en “Embajador”, que en español significa Embajador. De nuevo, es una marca familiar, bastante nueva.   Creo que está listo para ser recogido en el sur de California … Read more