Sipping the Aged Favorites of Patrón Tequila’s Master Distiller and Blender
Tequila is normally young, aged for several months or a year. But Patrón's Añejo 7 Años is a much more mature drink -- and the favorite sipper of the company's founder.
Tasting the World’s Oldest Tequila: Lote Fuenteseca
For the past 18 years, agave-mogul Enrique Fonseca Cerda has been aging the world's oldest tequila. We headed down to the NoMad, Manhattan, for a taste.
5 Tequila Cocktails for Cinco de Mayo
Oh, you were planning on taking a few shots? Celebrate the Fifth of May with these five tequila cocktails instead.
Tasting Notes: 1800 Milenio
1800 Milenio represents a departure from the traditional tequila aging process: instead of white oak, 1800 lets the Milenio spend five years in French oak Cognac barrels. Is it a victorious marriage? Si. Or is it oui?
Tasting Notes: Qui Tequila
Last Cinco de Mayo you ended up in the gutter with an extra-large sombrero shading your bloodshot eyes. Ready to grow up a bit for this year's celebration? May we recommend Qui tequila ($57), sipped straight while you fight the waves of heartburn your taco feast brings on.
Tasting Notes: Mariposa Agave Liqueur
Mariposa is the Spanish word for butterfly, and for Heaven Hill Distilleries' (makers of Evan Williams, Elijah Craig, Rittenhouse Rye and yes, Hpnotiq) it's also a new brand designed to flutter around Mexico's exclusive international right to the name "Tequila", which
Tasting Notes: El Tesoro Platinum Tequila
El Tesoro Tequila has been produced for more than 70 years, and the family behind the label has been making our favorite Mexican import for more than 200 years. So it’s safe to assume they know a thing or two about
Tasting Notes: Milagro Select Barrel Reserve Reposado Tequila
Milagro makes a full range of quality tequilas – silver, reposado and anejo – each distilled in small batches from 100% blue agave grown in the Jalisco highlands. In addition to the base lineup, Milagro offers its line of Select
Tasting Notes: Partida Añejo Tequila
The days of shooting bad tequila with salt and a lime are nearing an end. The tequila category has shaken off its sordid past and reemerged better than ever, with renewed interest in the spirit and a spate of new labels
El Jimador New Mix Tequila Cocktails
The industrial-booze complex otherwise known as the world's liquor industry will forever be in a bit of a bind. The trouble is there's only so many types of alcohol that exist on this earth, and no amount of aging, packaging, or
Tequila fans take note. Yeyo is a new straight up silver brand made of 100% blue agave grown in Jalisco, Mexico. These plants are cooked in a brick Agave cooker as opposed to aluminum to extract a more natural flavor from
We Doubt Pagans Drank This WellAs a precusor to your costume party debauchery, give the Herradura Calabatini a shot. This festive blend of tequila and pumpkin spice is sure to get nods of approval from guests. Not to mention yourself. Plus it's a
Patron XO Café
First It Was Silver. Then Gold. Now Coffee.During the next restocking of your bar make sure to leave room in your arsenal for Patron XO Café. Yes, we know the stereotypes about flavored alcohol, but you'll never find this sneaked into a slumber
Tequila 5150 is the first domestic tequila to legally import blue agave into the U.S., but it's uniqueness lies in the fact that it's made using wine making techniques. In typical American fashion, a friend of the bottler was told by his sheriff