Category: Tequila / Mezcal Cocktails – Mixed Drinks

Make way for tequila

Make way for tequila    The Asian Age For far too long, tequila has been only regarded as an option for straight shots… The distilled beverage is stepping out of the shot glass or classic margarita recipe, to cater to evolving tastes.

New Orleans welcomes a new festival

At Top Taco, New Orleans welcomes a new festival with tacos, tequila and Latin music   The Advocate WHEN: 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Thursday, March 23 WHERE: Riverwalk’s Spanish Plaza TICKETS: Must be 21 — $65 ($85 for 5:30 p.m. entry and exclusive tastings; $125 for VIP experience)

Tomas Estes Stops by Sureño (Beijing)

Sophisticated Tequila: Agave Sage Tomas Estes Stops by Sureño for Special Tequila Pairings …    The Beijinger (blog)

Tahona Society Cocktail Competition

Altos Tequila Tahona Society Cocktail Competition   Imbibe Considered the world’s leading tequila education programme, the Tahona Society Cocktail Competition’s national heats are set to begin this month.  Founded in 2010, the competition calls on bartenders to ‘join the Mexican revolution’, a response to the cultural movement in Mexico towards a renewed focus on craft, mastery […]

Tequila & Taco Music Festival (San Diego)

Love Tequila?    San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce The First Annual Tequila & Taco Music Festival is Taking Over Downtown San Diego on March 25th & 26th for TWO days of Fun! California’s Largest … Downtown San Diego on the water at beautiful Embarcadero Marina Park South,  Saturday, March 25th, 2017 from 11am- 5:30pm.   Sunday, March […]

Mezcal Bar (West Hollywood)

A Secret Sliver of Mezcal Bliss Stashed Within Laurel Hardware UrbanDaddy …it’s our duty to inform you of Mezcal Bar, an extremely good-looking, if diminutive, new cocktail haunt stashed discreetly inside of Laurel Hardware…  It opens Friday, and it looks like this… There’s mezcal, logically. Showcased on its own, from 20 different distillers. In various […]

Three Mezcal Cocktails

7 recipes to cure your mezcal and taco cravings Tim Carman’s review of Mezcalero Cocina Mexicana on 14th Street NW got us thinking about mezcal… (Dixie D. Vereen/For The Washington Post) Mezcal Margarita. Adapted from Rick Bayless’s Topolobampo restaurant in Chicago. Oaxaca Old Fashioned and Smoked Palomino.

Tequila: more than just a shooter

Tequila: more than just a shooter     DestinyMan For many of us, tequila is not a drink that we could imagine enjoying as we would a glass of whiskey. But there’s a lot more to tequila than just being …

Tacos n’ Tequila Fiesta (Greenville)

Tacos n’ Tequila Fiesta announced for April at Old Cigar Warehouse Greenville Journal An announcement about a new tequila and taco event in April couldn’t come on a better day than Fat Tuesday. Tapping into the region’s growing appreciation and love for tacos and good tequila, High Spirits Events is hosting the first Tacos n’ […]

Dubonnet Fizz with the punch of mezcal

Our take on the Dubonnet Fizz fortifies the classic recipe with the punch of mezcal    Orlando Weekly I kept the lemon, whose sour tang worked well with the mezcal. After adding the fizz – half a bottle of Topo Chico, in this case – it seemed a little flat, … Photo by Jessica Bryce