El Tequileño was purchased by Wayne Henuset as majority partner with 50 shareholders made up of his business friends in Calgary plus other Canadians, and some from the U.S. and Mexico.
Don Sueños Tequilas are produced at Casa Tequilera de Arandas- NOM 1499 in Arandas, Los Altos, Jalisco. Tre and Kumiko Zimmerman are the owners, and they have Jose Aceves, a fantastic Master Distiller overseeing it all.
Celebrities and comedians aren't laughing about Jaja, a tequila brand that lifted photos of celebrities to promote its brand without their consent.
Grover, of TasteTequila.com, and Emilio, of the El Buho Tequila Store in Tlaquepaque, share and talk about 3 new tequilas.
This gem is for serious Extra Añejo lovers who can deal with a higher price, but also an extremely high quality fine sipping tequila, from maybe the top tequila maker in the world.
Some 1,700 miles from those Jalisco farms, in the heart of whiskey country, several Nashville entrepreneurs are betting big on the growing demand for craft tequila in the U.S. as the liquor sheds its spring break reputation.
Tequila net sales were up 36% in the first half of the fiscal year.
Tequila distillers are increasingly using the historic tahona wheel to crush agave and influence the flavor of their spirits.
Forget slammers and partying, the trends in tequila are all heading resolutely upmarket nowadays. Laura Foster heads to Jalisco, Mexico, to discover a region where producers are moving from fast fashion to haute couture.