Anchorman 2 Cocktail Recipe – it’s Kind of a Big Deal

The Burgundy_OriginalThe world is about to get a second dose of the iconic Ron Burgundy with the premiere of Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues on December 18th. Hornitos® Tequila is celebrating his return with a cocktail that, like its namesake, is kind of a big deal: The Burgundy.

In the long-awaited sequel, Burgundy and his Channel 4 news team make their way from San Diego to NYC for a stint on a 24-hour cable news network, GNN. Anchorman 2 will bring back cast favorites from the first film, as well as some amazing cameos. Though much of the plot has been kept under-wraps, one thing is certain: if Anchorman 2 has as many quotable one-liners as the first one, this might go down as the funniest sequel in history.  Continue Reading

QUALIFIERS: Casa Dragones Tequila

Casa-Dragones-Tequila-620x400Hand-distilled in small batches in Tequila, Mexico, Casa Dragones Tequila has become first choice of famous celebrities such as Bobby Flay, Eric Ripert, Oprah Winfrey and Martha Stewart.

Discerning tequila drinkers have been uncharacteristically enthusiastic for the brand, maintaining that Casa Dragones is both delightful and unique. Producing an exceptionally smooth taste on the palate, it has a clean, soft finish. All believe its quality is clearly palpable.

The mystique of the brand goes deep: Casa Dragones is the creation of Bertha González Nieves, the first female Maestra Tequilera to be certified by the Academia Mexicana de Catadores de Tequila.

An exceptional tequila demands an equally exceptional bottle: Casa Dragones offers a meticulously handcrafted, lead-free crystal decanter, topped off with a crystal stopper. For an additional charge, the distiller offers a personalized bottle, hand inscribed by a calligrapher with the recipient’s name on the label. Such a custom detail makes for a memorable and distinctive gift. Continue Reading

DRINK: Labor Day Cocktails From Hornitos Tequila And Cruzan Rum

allMade with 100% blue agave tequila, natural lime flavor and a hint of salt, Hornitos® Lime Shot elevates the tequila + lime + salt ritual by combing all the ingredients into one smooth combination! Ideal for the summer months and especially among friends, this clear spirit is best served chilled.

And we have some really chill recipes for you from our friends over at Hornitos and Cruzan. So hit the jump and let’s get this weekend off to a good start. But as always, please remember to celebrate responsibly and increase your chances and the chances of others of making it home safe. Continue Reading

DRINKS: How to Prepare Herradura Labor Day Sunshine Punch

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The most beloved and anticipated season of the year is unfortunately coming to an end. Why not show your readers how to make a tequila- based punch to celebrate the last weekend of the summer season and toast to a great Labor Day?

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To celebrate, I’d like to share the Herradura Sunshine Punch recipe which brings together the tangy, citrusy flavors of lemon and orange with the smoothness of Tequila Herradura Silver, made of 100% blue agave. This Labor Day, take a break, celebrate, and toast to the memories of a great summer with the Herradura Sunshine Punch.

Check out the recipe below!

Herradura Sunshine Punch

(20 servings)

Ingredients:

  • 1 Bottle Herradura Silver
  • 1 bottle Korbel Champagne
  • 6 oz Campari
  • 6 oz Agave Syrup
  • 1 liter Orange juice
  • ¼ liter lemon juice
  • 1 orange cut into slices
  • 1 tray of Raspberries

Instructions:

  • Add all ingredients to a large punch bowl, add lots of ice stir, cover and leave to sit 20 minutes before serving.
  • Stir occasionally during service.

And as ALWAYS! Please enjoy responsibly as we want all of our readers to get home safe this weekend!

Partida Tequila’s Honey Sour by Jacques Bezuidenhout.

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[dropcap]H[/dropcap]ave you been searching for a cocktail to make during Happy Hour that fits the bill of sultry, savory and sweet? If so, Partida Tequila’s Honey Sour can give you that perfect balance. Partida is an authentic, all-natural, Tequila made from 100% blue agave and made available in four marques: Reposado, Partida Blanco, Añejo and Elegante Extra Añejo.

It’s almost summertime and the sippin’ is easy! Below is a recipe for the Honey Sour cocktail created exclusively by Partida Bartender Ambassador Jacques Bezuidenhout. This cocktail is so good, you should have it for dessert.

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Tequila Herradura Releases Limited-Edition Port Cask Finish Reposado

image001Tequila Herradura, today announced the release of the first of a series of small-batch tequilas, Colección de la Casa, Reserva 2012, Port Cask Finish. Each year, a new tequila will be released that will offer consumers a one-of-a-kind experience. The inaugural product, Colección de la Casa, Reserva 2012 is a port cask finished reposado tequila that acquires its complex body and extraordinary smooth taste from resting in two different types of oak casks.

Crafted by Master Distiller Maria Teresa Lara, Casa Herradura uses the finest blue agave, traditional production methods and a proprietary fermentation from naturally occurring wild yeast to create a tequila Continue Reading