Coming Soon! Sipping Tequila with Author Saranna DeWylde

Sipping with Saranna DeWylde M.A. “Mike” Morales discusses an upcoming feature in Lisa’s series, The Education of a Tequila Drinker, where we introduce Author Saranna DeWylde to the joys of sipping Tequila.     Look for this program where Lisa Pietsch and M.A. “Mike” Morales sip and discuss Diva Tequila, Avion Espresso, Acumbaro, and Avion … Read more

Welcome to the Tequila Test Kitchen!

Great recipes for tequila cocktails, cooking with tequila, and pairing with tequila are always welcome here at Tequila Aficionado.  We’ll share them with our readers in our articles and on our Pinterest boards. Click on any of the images below to explore our Pinterest Recipe Boards: [Tweet “Great recipes for tequila cocktails, cooking with tequila, … Read more

2013 Brands of Promise Awards, Liqueur Category

2103 Tequila Aficionado Liqueur Brands of Promise     Avion Espresso       [Tweet “Avion Espresso: 2013 Tequila Aficionado Brands of Promise Gold Medal Liqueur Winner. “] Avión Espresso combines Avión Silver Tequila with fine Italian espresso, creating an ultra-premium, ultra-smooth espresso liqueur unlike anything on the market.  Catering to consumers’ rapidly growing love … Read more

2013 Brands of Promise

See the complete YouTube Playlist of our 2013 Brands of Promise Nominees and Winners here! Brands of Promise 2013 Nominees Blanco Blue Nectar Cerritos Embajador Montejima Suerte Cabeza Tequila 512 Reposado Amor Mio Embajador Montejima Suerte Toro Dorado Anejo Amor Mio Cerritos Embajador Suerte Toro Dorado Legacy Tapatio (all) Viva Mexico (all) Overproof  Tapatio 110 … Read more

Hacienda del Sol Blanco Tequila Review

Mike Morales and Alex Perez taste and discuss Hacienda del Sol Blanco.     .   Never miss and article or review again – Subscribe now! * indicates required Email Address * Email Format html text View previous newsletters. ~~~~~~~~~~ Subscribe to Tequila Aficionado Magazine Learn all about tequila from field to glass and then … Read more

Tapatio 110 Tequila Review

On the anniversary of the first importation of tequila into the United States, Tequila Aficionado proudly presents Carlos Camarena’s most recent offering to Mayahuel as Alex Perez and Mike Morales taste & discuss Tapatio 110 Blanco. Never miss and article or review again – Subscribe now! * indicates required Email Address * Email Format html … Read more

Toro Dorado Anejo Tequila Review

Alex Perez and Mike Morales of Tequila Aficionado taste and discuss Tequila Toro Dorado Anejo.  They enjoyed the blanco and loved the reposado.  Will they fall for the Anejo?  Find out now!     Congratulations Toro Dorado on your nomination as a Tequila Aficionado Brand of Promise! Find Toro Dorado online here, follow them on … Read more

Hacienda del Sol Reposado Tequila Review

Mike Morales & Alex Perez of Tequila Aficionado taste and discuss Hacienda del Sol Reposado, a 2013 Brands of Promise Nominee. Follow Hacienda del Sol on Twitter here. Friend Hacienda del Sol on Facebook here.   Have you tried Hacienda del Sol? Tell us about it in the comments below or feel free to leave … Read more

Suerte Tequila Review

Alex Perez and Mike Morales review Suerte Tequila‘s Blanco, Reposado and Anejo. Suerte Tequila is a new brand out of Colorado that has a great story behind their logo and all the symbols that can be found on it.  Explore the symbolism on their website at www.drinksuerte.com. Also on Tequila Aficionado: Ryan Kelley reviews Suerte … Read more

Making the Most of User Generated Content

Consumers talk.  Brands need to listen. The first place someone will share a bad experience is on social media.  Like that time I tried Patron XO Café and even Dunkin Donuts’ coffee couldn’t make it palatable – oh, I shared. But by the same token, the first place we share a good experience is on … Read more