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Davos Brands Acquires Controlling Interest in Sombra Mezcal

Fewer than five months after announcing its acquisition of Aviation American Gin, Davos Brands, an award-winning portfolio of craft spirits and Japanese sake, has acquired a controlling interest in the Sombra Mezcal and Astral Tequila brands. The transaction encompasses the full worldwide intellectual property rights to both brands as well as the state-of-the-art Sombra Mezcal palenque […]

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1800 Tequila Launches “Just Refined Enough” Ad Campaign

1800 Tequila, the 100% agave premium tequila, is launching a new ad campaign that highlights both the refinement and raw personality at the heart of the modern male, and the drink itself. The “Just Refined Enough” campaign celebrates this duality with a new TV spot launching today, and continues throughout the year in a series […]

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Jose Cuervo’s New Campaign, Tomorrow Is Overrated

Jose Cuervo®­­, the world’s leading tequila brand, is launching a new advertising campaign intended to resurrect the spirit’s original intensity. While other tequila brands focus on refinement and conformity, Jose Cuervo is bringing back a historic disregard for anything but celebrating the moment. Starting today with an epic online video and national TV ad, Jose […]

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Grand Mayan Tequila Names M.S. Walker United States Importer

BOSTON, MA – M.S. Walker has today announced its appointment as the U.S. importer for Grand Mayan Tequila. Based in Guadalajara, Mexico, Grand Mayan’s portfolio of very special, premium, 100% Blue Agave tequilas are meant to be enjoyed on any occasion that calls for a smooth crafted spirit or a refreshing cocktail. Grand Mayan’s portfolio […]

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Tequila Don Julio and Partners Present A Celebration of “AGAVE AND EEEEEATS”

Every foodie knows a thing or two about sharing their favorite food and drink experiences with the social world, but there’s something even more special about sitting with a group of individuals and sharing food, together. In celebration of all things delicious, delectable, mouth-watering and sippable, Tequila Don Julio has partnered with The Infatuation, the […]

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Padre azul Tequila Launches in the US, Opening Florida and Georgia Markets

Padre azul Tequila, owned by beverage company Tradition Mexico, is now imported to the United States by Park Street Imports, with current distribution in the Georgia Market. Padre azul Tequila is the number-one specialty tequila in many global markets and currently sold in over 16 countries. Co-Founder and Co-Owner of Padre azul Hans-Peter Eder said […]

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Don Sebstiani & Sons Introduces New Line of Tequilas

Don Sebastiani & Sons, the Sonoma-based, family-owned producer of leading wine and food products, today introduces a new line of super-premium tequilas, hand-crafted in Jalisco, Mexico, using traditional methods and 100% Blue Weber agave. The launch of its new tequila line by the fourth generation of Sebastianis continues the family’s expansion of its 112-year wine […]

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Azuñia Tequila Announced as Official Portland Trail Blazers Team Sponsor

Azuñia Tequila and the NBA’s Portland Trail Blazers announced today that the estate-crafted tequila – the exclusive U.S. export of Agaveros Unidos de Amatita´n – is teaming up with the Portland Trail Blazers in a multi-year agreement, providing Azuñia significant visibility and consumer engagement at Trail Blazers home games and through the team’s traditional and […]

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El Mayor Reposado Review

Name: El Mayor Reposado ABV: 40% Proof: 80 Nose: White Pepper, Vanilla, Light Floral Notes Palate: Vanilla, Caramel, Agave Finish: Moderate, light, and sweet with caramel, vanilla, and honey. Overall: I first tried this tequila earlier this year at a bourbon tasting in St. Louis. On the nose there is a noticeable white pepper aroma with some vanilla and light floral notes […]

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El Mayor Blanco Review

Name: El Mayor Blanco ABV: 40% Proof: 80 Nose: White Pepper, Agave Palate: Light Vanilla, Pepper, Agave Finish: Short and light with a straight forward agave flavor. Overall: This is a straight forward unaged tequila perfect for sipping or cocktails. On the nose there is a white pepper and agave aroma that smells pure and authentic. At first sip there was a light vanilla flavor […]

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