Category: Tequila Brands: New and Old

Ford and Jose Cuervo to develop bioplastics

Ford and Jose Cuervo use tequila producer’s plant byproduct to develop bioplastics    Matter Of Trust Ford Motor Company is teaming up with Jose Cuervo® to explore the use of the tequila producer’s agave plant byproduct to develop more sustainable bioplastics to employ in Ford vehicles…

Drink Better Tequila And Mezcal

Why You Should Drink Better Tequila And Mezcal For Cinco De Mayo This Year   Forbes The much-discussed Starbucks Unicorn Frappuccino has me genuinely frightened about Cinco de Mayo. The dessert-in-a-cup that the coffee …

Tequila 512

Tequila 512  Scott Willis started Tequila 512 with an idea and a plane ticket from Austin to Guadalajara… When we traveled to the La Cofradia Distillery where the tequila is distilled and bottled, we learned that the tequila was made with volcanic spring water…

Tequila Pairing Dinner (Akron, OH)

Nuevo Modern Mexican in downtown Akron is hosting a tequila pairing dinner at 6 p.m., featuring Tres Agaves and Cruz tequilas with five courses, concluding with a pour of Patron Barrel Select Limited Edition Anejo Tequila. The dinner is $60; make a reservation at 330-762-8000.

Tequila and taco fest (Knoxville)

Tequila and taco fest raising money to benefit RAM …The Southern Tequila and Taco Festival will be on April 28 from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. at the Gander Mountain parking lot in Turkey Creek.  More than a dozen area Mexican restaurants will feature their specialty tacos and other signature dishes, and there will be a […]

Avión Tequila’s Founder ‘You’ll Want to Quit’

Emotional Side of Small Business: Avión Tequila’s Founder ‘You’ll Want to Quit’    Fox Business Avión Tequila is a leader in the spirit industry, but founder and chairman Ken Austin said that wasn’t always the case… Today, Avión continues to compete in the cutthroat $2.4 billion a year tequila industry, according to the Distilled Spirits Council […]

Scotch twist on tequila

Pair from North-east put Scotch twist on tequila Scotland’s first artisan craft tequila company has officially been launched by a North-east duo. UWA Tequila was set up by local entrepreneurs Michael …  Michael said: “We make tequila in the same way as anyone else does, however, what makes us different is that we’re ageing it in […]

​How to Drink Tequila Better

​How to Drink Tequila Better    Men’s Health Enrique de Colsa has been master distiller at Tequila Don Julio for 18 years—since Don Julio Gonzalez himself picked de Colsa as his successor…

Heather Ash of Tromba Tequila

Heather Ash of Tromba Tequila    Heritage Radio Network This week on The Speakeasy, Damon and Sother are joined in the studio by Heather Ash, brand ambassador for Tromba tequila. Tune in to hear them discuss paying your dues in the spirits industry, plus a live on-air sampling of three different expressions of Tromba!…

Suerte Tequila Signs With Backbone Media

Suerte Tequila Signs With Backbone Media BOULDER, Colo. (April 18, 2017) — Suerte, the award-wining tequila maker, is pleased to announce it has signed Backbone Media as its North American public relations agency of record.  Founded by two friends and tequila fans from Boulder and a master distiller in the highlands of Jalisco, Mexico, […]