Category: Tequila Brands: New and Old

San Antonio Cocktail Conference

Pop-Up Parties, Competitions and More: Where to Enjoy the San Antonio Cocktail Conference …    San Antonio Current Lucha Limon // Billed as a Tequila Interchange Project fundraiser, this event heads to El Mirador where competitors will hand-squeeze limes in this bracket-style tourney. The public is invited to watch and enjoy specials on tequila, mezcal, sotol […]

Diageo Cheers Rising Spirits Demand

Diageo Cheers Rising Spirits Demand: More Growth in Store?  In June 2017, the company announced the acquisition of the fastest-growing premium tequila brand, Casamigos, in a deal worth $1 billion. This buyout is likely to strengthen Diageo’s market share in the tequila category along with the existing Don Julio brand. Also, the company will capitalize […]

Tequila, Margarita Fest Jan. 13 (El Paso, TX)

Sunland Park Racetrack & Casino plans tequila, margarita fest Jan. 13 How about the Tequila & Margarita at the Park festival from 3 to 9 p.m. Jan. 13 at Sunland Park Racetrack & Casino?  Attendees will be able to sample premium tequilas and flavored margaritas as well as enjoy live bands. Entertainment will include Arturo […]

A Tequila that Deserves a Snifter

A Tequila that Deserves a Snifter    Robb Report It takes just one look at the dramatic, Mesoamerican-inspired pyramid-shaped golden presentation case that houses the tapered decanter of Corralejo 1821 Extra Añejo ($130) to realize this is no ordinary tequila. …Corralejo 1821 is made from fully matured 100 percent Blue Weber agaves that have been slowly […]

Denver Winter Tequila Fest is 17 Feb 2018

Tequila time for Arvada    Minuteman Press The 2018 Denver Winter Tequila Fest will soon be here, and it will offer those who participate an opportunity to sample a variety of types of this drink along with others who share their interest. Those who haven’t tried it before are also welcome. Representative from different tequila distilleries […]

Tequila Tasting at Galaxy Taco (La Jolla)

Monthly Tequila Tasting At Galaxy Taco     KPBS Join us the first Friday of each month from 5 – 8 p.m. at Galaxy Taco in La Jolla, CA. for a complimentary tequila tasting!  We partner with a different tequila or mezcal brand to educate our guests about how the chosen spirit is harvested to pairing recommendations.  Jan. […]

Tequila company to expand into valley

Tequila company to expand into valley  It’s been about two years since lifelong friends and Grand Junction natives Brent Theyson and Trent Wilson started a tequila company and now they want … are looking to expand their distribution … In addition to expanding in the Grand Valley, the owners hope to grow their presence in the […]

Enjoy the Cocktail Conference in San Antonio

San Antonio, Shaken and Stirred: How to Enjoy the Cocktail Conference …Mezcal is in, so dig deeper: Texans are well versed in the smoky, spicy virtues of mezcal. With the spirit’s popularity at an all-time high, this year’s SACC offers deep dives into the regionality of Oaxaca and Mexico’s newly passed “NOM 70” mezcal production […]

Tequila, Taco & Cerveza Fest, Austin April 14

Tequila, Taco & Cerveza Fest coming to Austin April 14 The fiesta showcases more than 40 tequilas and flavors to taste and multiple unique taco recipes from your various food trucks. This fest is restricted to those 21 and up. Tickets are $30 general admission ($40 day of) or $60 ($70 day of) for the VIP experience.  All […]

Oceanside distiller produces Tequila

Oceanside distiller perfects the fine art of tequila   San Diego Union-Tribune With the surge of interest in small-production distilled spirits, tequila is finally attracting the respect and attention it deserves. Centered in this spotlight is Oceanside resident and entrepreneur Phillip “Felipe” Soto Mares, maestro catador (master tequila sommelier/taster) and co-founder and master distiller of The […]