Is the Mezcal Industry Doing Enough to Protect Mezcal? Maybe. Maybe Not

Getting to the heart of Mexico’s fragile industry.

5 Rules for Drinking Tequila

Do you know it like you think you do?

5 Rules for Drinking Mezcal

Smoke is good. Treat it right.

Is the Old-School Way of Making Tequila Actually Better?

Getting to the bottom of the tahona.

11 Tequila Cocktails to Make Right Now

There’s something in the air

How to Drink Mezcal the Mexican Way

Yes, there is a right way.


If you like the Margarita, you're going to love its fizzy sibling.

Bespoke Tequila? Yes, It’s a Thing

Getting barrels of tequila aged exactly to bars’ specifications.

Curbside Cocktails: La Bandera

It’s like the Mexican flag in cocktail form.

6 Great New Mezcals to Drink Right Now

Learn more about the softer side of tequila’s smoky cousin.

10 Essential Cocktails for Cinco de Mayo

Your perfect Cinco de Mayo cocktail is a click away. Start thinking outside the Margarita today with

The Best High-Proof Tequilas on the Market

Looking for the best high-proof tequilas on the market? We’ve rounded up the best of the bunch to give you the ultimate bang for your buck.

8 Cocktail Classics Get Tequila-fied

When you replace the base spirit in lots of classic cocktails with tequila, you get something totally new and totally delicious.

6 Best Tequilas Under $40

You can drink great on a budget.

The Five Biggest Tequila Myths

We decided to set the record straight, with the help of agave-spirits expert and advisory board member Jacques Bezuidenhout.

12 Small-Batch Tequilas That Are Worth the Hype

Four experts pick their faves that they think are definitely worth your dollars.

Everything You Didn’t Know About Tequila in Just 60 Seconds

One minute gives you your tequila essentials.

The Tequila Interchange Project Is Ready to Help Save Your Favorite Spirits

It’s a precarious time in Mexico for tequila and its cousins.

Everything You Didn’t Know About Mezcal in 60 Seconds

One minute gives you your mezcal essentials.

We Tasted Trader Joe's Distinqt Tequila to Find Out If You Should Buy It

Is this the tequila you should be drinking? Maybe—or maybe not.

6 Best Mezcals Under $60

Where there’s smoke, there’s deliciousness.