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Surprising Health Benefits of Tequila Vs. Other Spirits

When it comes to alcoholic drinks, you may be surprised to know that there are certain qualities in tequila that make it a healthier choice than other spirits. Though drinking any alcohol in large doses can be bad for your health*, a small dose of 100% blue agave tequila can actually have some benefits! Here’s how… Made With 100% Blue …

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5 of Our Favorite Ways To Drink Premium Tequila

Often considered to be the spirit to get that party started and fueled, our favorite spirit has in the past been touted for only two things: shots and fruity mixed drinks. Though we love a good margarita and “crazy fun” nights on the town as much as anyone, there are so many different ways to explore the full taste profile …

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7 Myths About Tequila, Debunked

When you think of tequila, for many the first image that pops into your mind may be late nights and bad hangovers. You may have believed that all tequila tastes the same, or that it’s only meant to be consumed with a shot glass, salt and a lime. But there is far more to this spirit than these stigmas. We’re …

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Tasting Tequila 101: How to Drink Tequila According to a Master Distiller

It’s time to diversify the way you drink tequila and go beyond the shots and margaritas. Most of us are used to drinking tequila in a way that covers up the harsh taste and “the burn” that comes with even the most well-known brands. That’s why the constant addition of salt, limes and oversweet mixers are used to make the …

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The Difference Between Blanco, Reposado and Añejo Tequila Explained

There are three major classifications of 100% agave tequila: Blanco, Reposado, and Añejo. The flavors of each of these tequila types are largely affected by how they are distilled and how long they are aged in oak barrels. Each flavor is uniquely suited for a different type of drinking, from mixing and making cocktails, to savoring and enjoying on their …

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What Makes a Superior Premium Tequila

A spirit with attractive floral aromas, a complex taste profile with different layers of aroma, and a soft, smooth finish that is enjoyable to taste….I bet you didn’t think we were talking about tequila! Known for its typical throat burning-sensation and harsh, biting finish, many think the only way to tolerate drinking this spirit is to down it in a …