Tag: tequila

December 3, 2019

Respiral Mezcal with Michael Tesarek

Alex Mazza wanted to make mezcal in the ancestral style; The result was Respiral. We were lucky enough to try FIVE of their marks with delicious notes provided by its distributor, Michael Tesarek.   What we drank: Berta Vasquez Espadin Berta Vasquez Tobala/Tobaziche Aureliano Hernandez Tobala Reina Sanchez Coyote Reina Sanchez Tequilana From the Distributor’s […]

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November 1, 2019

Hacienda de Bañuelos Mezcal with Josh Allen

This is a fascinating case study, Dram Fam. Hacienda de Bañuelos Mezcal is made with 100% Blue Weber Agave. You might be asking us, “Hey, wouldn’t that make this a tequila?” and normally you’d be right, but our guest, Josh Allen, is here to explain why this delicious brand can’t be called tequila. But what’s […]

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September 17, 2019

Maestro Dobel Tequila with Vini Mauger

Maestro Dobel Tequila with Vini Mauger Stephanie & Bambino are filling for Pedro this week as our guest and friend, Vini Mauger, joins us with a flight of Maestro Dobel What we drank: Maestro Dobel Silver/Blanco Maestro Dobel Reposado Maestro Dobel Anejo Maestro Dobel Diamante Maestro Dobel Humito Smoked Silver Tequila — From The Maestro […]

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September 6, 2019

Michter’s American Whiskey with Master Distiller Dan McKee

Michter’s American Whiskey with Master Distiller Dan McKee Michter’s is a brand that’s rich in both flavor AND history. The story of this line dates back all the way to 1753 when it was known as Shenk’s Whiskey; Louis Foreman would later purchase the brand and rename it after his two sons, Michael and Peter. […]

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September 3, 2019

The Exceptional Whisky with Don Sutcliffe

The Exceptional Whisky with Don Sutcliffe While we’re sure you can make many puns about their name, The Exceptional Whiskey is nothing to scoff at. This blended whiskey is birthed from the minds of some of the most prolific spirit importers of our time; every expression is made by people who truly love whisk(e)y. Don […]

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