Category: Tequila / Mezcal Cocktails – Mixed Drinks

TJ Tequila Expo 2017

The TJ Tequila Expo was this past weekend, 12-15 October 2017. Tequila Connection and several friends attended.  About 30 new labels will be added to, and I will also add a photo gallery of the event (soon as I have time).  This event offers a lot to tequila fans.  Along with more tequila than we […]

Spirits of Mexico (Austin)

Spirits of Mexico    Austin Monthly (blog) …this year’s Spirits of Mexico also brings a consumer event to Austin, TX featuring Tequila and Mezcal tastings, hand crafted cocktails, Mexican cervesas and culinary pairings curated by renowned local chefs..

Diamonte Pepino Margarita

Mike’s Mix: Diamonte Pepino Margarita From Barrio   CBS Minnesota / WCCO Every Saturday, Mike Augustyniak features a local mixologist to get a new recipe you can use to impress your craft cocktail-enthusiast friends. This week, he tries a margarita from the Twin Cities’ preeminent tequila bar. Diamonte Pepino Margarita 1 ½ oz Maestro Dobel Diamonte […]

Watermelon-Tequila Cocktails

Watermelon-Tequila Cocktails  (Video) Bobby Flay purees seedless watermelon chunks, then strains the juice through a sieve and mixes it with silver tequila, sugar syrup, blueberries, mint …

Tequila & Mezcal Fest returns (London)

Agave fiesta: Tequila & Mezcal Fest returns    Bar Magazine A celebration of Mexico is bringing together tequila and mezcal as well as sotol, raicilla and bacanora.  Tequila & Mezcal Fest is returning this month for a fourth year, celebrating agave spirits and all things Mexican. Taking place at the Old Truman Brewery in London on […]

Halloween cocktails with Pura Vida Tequila

Halloween cocktails to make with Houston-based Pura Vida Tequila Pura Vida Tequila, the Houston-based premium tequila brand, has had Halloween on the brain for months…

Nine Lives ‘The Pink Flamingo’

The Weekly Cocktail Recipe: Nine Lives ‘The Pink Flamingo’ Featuring Don Julio Blanco tequila, pistachio, fresh watermelon and white balsamic, Nine Lives’ The Pink Flamingo cocktail has been shortlisted as one of London’s top six signature creations, served throughout the week at £6 for London Cocktail Week Festival Pass holders, or for £9 with one […]

How to Build a Strong Home Bar

How to Build a Strong Home Bar, One Drink and Five Bottles at a Time (Part 13) …Montelobos Mezcal | Another mezcal has come on the market at a reasonable price. This one is 100% Espadin agave from the highlands of Oaxaca…

Salud Mexican Bistro and Tequileria (Vegas)

Salud Mexican Bistro and Tequileria merges traditional Mexican cuisine with a modern flair     News3LV The restaurant’s craft tequila bar, which features an impressive selection of both traditional and modern margaritas, as well as the “Made in Vegas” …

Here’s where to find Mezcal in Twin Cities

Ready for a taste of mezcal? Here’s where to find cocktails in Twin Cities …Once a rare spirit locally and throughout the U.S. in general, mezcal (pronounced mehs-KAL) is emerging as a trendy drinking option throughout the Twin Cities area. With more producers in Mexico making and improving the spirit, and better distribution ushering it […]