Sipping off the Cuff | Pasote Tequila Blanco

Tasting Notes Blanco: Marked by an herbaceous aroma of perfectly roasted agave, similar to celery root and lime. With an exquisitely soft mouthfeel, the palate opens with zesty citrus leading to a combination of salt, jicama, and taro root. The finish is long, clean, and ever so slightly prickly with white pepper. A minerality derived … Read more

Sipping off the Cuff | Nocaut Reserva Tequila Reposado

Mike Morales and Rick Levy taste and discuss Nocaut Reserva Tequila Reposado. Tequila Aficionado Reviews Nocaut Reserva Tequila Reposado. Click To Tweet From the Nocaut Reserva Website: Carefully handcrafted from the arid, fertile fields of Amatitan, Jalisco by one of the premier tequila producers, TEQUILA SELECTO DE AMATITAN (NOM 1459) our tequila has won triple gold … Read more

Sipping off the Cuff | Nocaut Reserva Tequila Blanco

Mike Morales and Rick Levy taste and discuss Nocaut Reserva Tequila Blanco. Tequila Aficionado Reviews Nocaut Reserva Tequila Blanco. Click To Tweet From the Nocaut Reserva Website: Carefully handcrafted from the arid, fertile fields of Amatitan, Jalisco by one of the premier tequila producers, TEQUILA SELECTO DE AMATITAN (NOM 1459) our tequila has won triple gold … Read more

Sipping Off the Cuff | Scorpion Mezcal Tobala

Find Scorpion Mezcal Online Scorpion Mezcal is an award-winning family of 100% Agave distilled spirits, made in Oaxaca, one of the official and traditional homes of mezcal making in Mexico.

Sipping Off the Cuff | JLP Strawberry Margaritas

JLP Strawberry Margaritas Mike Morales and Lisa Pietsch get together for two very special episodes of Sipping Off the Cuff with JLP Margaritas.  If you’ve been following us, you know that we’ve awarded the Golden Lime Margarita a Gold Medal but this is the first time we’ve had the opportunity to taste the Strawberry and Pomegranate … Read more

Sipping Off The Cuff | Scorpion Mezcal Joven Blue Agave

Visit Scorpion Mezcal Online. Scorpion Mezcal is an award-winning family of 100% Agave distilled spirits, made in Oaxaca, one of the official and traditional homes of mezcal making in Mexico.

Sipping Off the Cuff | Siempre Tequila Blanco

Visit Siempre Tequila online.  From Siempre Tequila: Fall in love, quit your job and make tequila. That’s what Alex and Monica did. Traditionally crafted in small batches Siempre® Tequila Plata is a unique luxury spirit made with a fusion of single estate 100% Blue Weber Agave from both the highlands and lowlands of Jalisco, Mexico. … Read more

Sipping Off The Cuff | Zevada Family Gran Reserva

Mike & Alex taste and discuss Zevada Family Gran Reserva The Z stands for Pepe Zevada After 35 years travelling the world as an executive in the spirits industry, Pepe Zevada retired to Austin, Texas. However, it did not take him long to get back in the game and he quickly launched Z Tequila. His … Read more

Sipping Off The Cuff | Pepe Zevada “Z” Tequila Blanco

 Mike & Alex taste and discuss Pepe Z Tequila Blanco The Z stands for Pepe Zevada After 35 years travelling the world as an executive in the spirits industry, Pepe Zevada retired to Austin, Texas. However, it did not take him long to get back in the game and he quickly launched Z Tequila. His … Read more

Tequila Marketing Happy Talk

Some well-meaning follower posted on our Facebook page this answer to a press release referring to Espolón tequila… “PSA: “super premium” has no real meaning—it’s marketing happy talk.” While we’re inclined to believe that sneaky marketers have hijacked the word premium and turned it into a buzzword, in all actuality, it is a spirits pricing … Read more