Tag: tequila

Happy National Tequila Day!

Happy National Tequila Day!

Tracing back to the Aztec Gods themselves, this spirit is one of our favorites and we strongly recommend having fun with it! Don’t settle on celebrating National Tequila Day with a standard margarita. “The American palate is so sophisticated these days. It goes hand-in-hand with the foodie movement – people want to know that what […]

| July 24, 2013
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Casa Noble—Meet Carlos Santana

Casa Noble—Meet Carlos Santana

As tequila enthusiasts well know, one of the most important factors in a great tequila is the agave—and the finest tequilas in the world are made from blue agave. So as you can imagine, the quality of the agave used in the production of your tequila is critical and the soil from which that agave […]

| March 3, 2013
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Perrier—the Fashionable Choice

Perrier—the Fashionable Choice

Perrier is going after the club soda and seltzer market with a new found gusto and the same old commitment to superior quality. With a solid presence in 150 countries and almost one billion bottles sold annually, they are no newcomer—in fact the story of their product goes back 120 million years. On the Languedoc […]

| February 6, 2013
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Spirits of Mexico Festival Announces 2012 Winning Spirits

Spirits of Mexico Festival Announces 2012 Winning Spirits

The ninth-annual Spirits of Mexico Festival celebrated ‘La Vida Agave’ and named the top agave spirits in the world earlier this month in San Diego. The week-long celebration attracted more than 2,000 attendees and featured a record-breaking number of agave-based spirits, totaling 79 brands with 213 expressions. Cava de Oro Extra Anejo Tequila won the […]

| September 19, 2012
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Pura Vida Tequila – 100% Agave Azul

Pura Vida Tequila – 100% Agave Azul

All the way from Texas comes Pura Vida Tequila, a newcomer to the already crowded field. However this tequila might have a marketing edge thanks to the slick packaging, price point of $29.99 and the rock star connection of Billy Gibbons of ZZ Top. Throw in the fact that anything Texas is kind of hip […]

| September 19, 2012
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Crotalo Tequila

Crotalo Tequila

Here is another new Ultra-Premium Tequila that is hand picked and a limited production brand with a double barrel aging process that apparently requires special permission from the CRT (Consejo Regulador del Tequila). Based in Lake Elsinore California, the company distillery is located at Atotonico El Alto in Jalisco, Mexico, and the Master Distiller is […]

| September 12, 2012
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