On National Margarita Day in February, Patrón Tequila embarked on a global search for 2016's "Margarita of the Year," and now, as Cinco de Mayo approaches, seven unique styles of competing margaritas have been tasted...and tasted again...and the final results have been tallied. With more than 50,000 votes cast, the Spicy Margarita has been chosen as Patrón Tequila's 2016 "Margarita of the Year."

This spring, Olmeca Altos welcomes its latest product, Añejo – thereby completing the power of three for the Altos Tequila family. With the same well-balanced and rounded aroma that the Olmeca Altos distillery is known for, Añejo is aged for eighteen months in oak barrels and has woody notes and vanilla and chocolate flavors that is enhanced by the sweet, cooked agave taste and notes of dried fruit and almonds.

Dave and Andrea Blunier embarked on a journey with their motorcycles to Rocky Point and struck gold. Dulce Dorado (duel-say) (duh-rah-doe) means "Sweet gold" in Spanish. An award-winning Reposado, infused with natural Arizona honey and vanilla. The 100-year-old recipe is triple distilled by Carlos, the master distiller's grandfather in a small fishing town in Mexico.

Patrón, the global leader in the 100 percent agave ultra-premium tequila category, has embarked on a pursuit to find margarita drinkers' favorite style of this ubiquitous, and often misunderstood, classic cocktail. The "Search for 2016's Margarita of the Year" begins on National Margarita Day (February 22), with the winner announced in late April, in time for Cinco de Mayo.

Maintaining its commitment to provide small-batch tequila experiences to discerning spirits drinkers who appreciate hand-harvested artisanal tequila, Tequila Herradura, crafted by the last true tequila-producing hacienda on the planet, announces the release of the fourth Coleccion de la Casa, Reserva 2015 – Directo de Alambique (Directo). The ultimate holiday gift for tequila aficionados, Directo is made from 100% blue agave, without barrel aging, to reflect a fresh tequila flavor.