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  • Constellation Brands to Purchase Casa Noble Tequila

    Constellation Brands to Purchase Casa Noble Tequila

    Constellation Brands have today announced that it will acquire the Casa Noble tequila brand. The transaction includes the Casa Noble trademark and related assets. It is expected to close in September 2014 and is subject to customary closing conditions. Terms of the purchase were not disclosed.

    To continue building on the early success of Casa Noble, Jose "Pepe" Hermosillo, will join the Constellation team and lead the continued development of Casa Noble overseeing the brand's operations and remaining the brand's most senior ambassador. "As a founding partner of Casa Noble, I'm looking forward to joining forces with Constellation Brands, a company with such a strong reputation for driving growth, to build this brand to its highest potential," added Hermosillo.

  • Herradura Invites Artists to Transform Tequila Oak Barrels into Works of Art

    Herradura Invites Artists to Transform Tequila Oak Barrels into Works of Art

    Tequila Herradura have announced today the launch of their second annual "Barrel Art Collection." The program gives artists an opportunity to create original art pieces using Tequila Herradura's oak barrels as their medium.

    "At Casa Herradura we mature our tequila in oak barrels and consider the finished product a true work of art," said Mark Grindstaff, Brand Director, Tequila portfolio. "We are thrilled to create a platform where artists can use these same barrels as their medium for creating unique pieces to be showcased for our fans."

    Full PR in the main article.

  • La Venenosa Raicilla Enters the US Market...Legally

    La Venenosa Raicilla Enters the US Market...Legally

    Fidencio Spirits, importer of Fidencio Mezcal, proudly announces the newest addition to the portfolio, La Venenosa Raicilla, the first to enter The US market... legally.

    Raicilla is an agave spirit from Jalisco and falls within the historic definition of mezcal in production but falls outside the Mezcal DO geographically. The category of Raicilla is a trade organization with over 70 member distillers, and it is on its way to becoming an official Denomination of Origen.

    Full PR in the main article

  • el Jimador Launches Two New Flavours Mango Mango And Mexican Lime

    el Jimador Launches Two New Flavours Mango Mango And Mexican Lime

    el Jimador have announced the launch of their first two flavoured tequila expressions, Mango Mango and Mexican Lime. Profiteering on not just the current trend in flavoured spirits, but also the popularity of mango and lime margarita flavours.

  • Patrón Spirits Introduces Roca Patrón, Small Batch Tahona-Only Tequila

     Patrón Spirits Introduces Roca Patrón, Small Batch Tahona-Only Tequila

    Patrón Spirits have recently unveiled Roca Patrón, the company’s first line of tequilas produced entirely from the labor-intensive, centuries-old tahona process. Roca Patrón will be available first in the United States, starting in Summer 2014, before making its way into additional markets across the globe.

    Early indications from certain individuals inside the tequila community, who have had the privilege of tasting this before its official release. have had very positive things to say about it.

    Full PR can be found in the main article.

Latest Reviews

1800 Milenio Tequila Extra Anejo

1800 Milenio Tequila Extra Anejo

Originally released in the year 2000 to celebrate the new millennium, under the name 1800 Tequila Edicion del Nuevo Milenio, 1800 Tequila have this year (2014) released a second edition of this cognac-finished extra anejo to compete in the 'ultra-premium' market that seems to gaining consumer interest at the moment. Sporting an elegant pyramid-shaped bottle, deviating from the classic 1800 bottle design, and package in a tall rectangular box that opens in a clam style movement this tequila certainly puts out the luxury feel.

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Chamucos Tequila Blanco Especial

Chamucos Tequila Blanco Especial

I get excited about most new bottles of tequila than come to the office, but from the moment this bottle of Chamucos Tequila Blanco Especial arrived I was desperate to get it open and get at that sweet agave juice inside. The quirky design of the cardboard box containing the the bottle reflects just how much thought and time has gone in to packaging alone. Adorned with a hand drawn pop-out devil (or Bogey Man if your translate Chamucos to English) you just know that if as much thought and care has gone in to the contents inside of the bottle...there is no way you could be possibly disappointed.

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Tequila 30-30 Reposado

Tequila 30-30 Reposado

I have a list of tequila that I'm always looking for, I'm pretty sure most aficionados have one too. It gives me great delight to track down those bottles and finally get to review them. 30-30 just happens to be one of those tequilas. With its rustic styled bottle and an array of accolades, stretching back to 1998, it's of no surprise that it made the list.

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Latest Tequila Listings

  • Topanito Tequila Blanco

    Topanito Tequila Blanco

    Topanito Blanco is a clear premium Tequila, made 100% from Blue Weber Agave which has been growing to maturity for at least seven years. It is this hand-selected agave that defines the pure and authentic agave aroma of Topanito Blanco.