The Real History Behind Cinqo de Mayo (and some wicked Tequilas)

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May 5th, Cinqo de Mayo, another holiday often used as an excuse to imbibe. But few people know the actual history behind today, so let this animated video educate you. Then you can throw back some of the great Tequilas we’re sharing with you. (more…)

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The $2000 Gary Baseman Decanter for 1800 Tequila

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Earlier this year 1800 Tequila launched limited-edition bottles of extra añejo tequila and one-of-a-kind decanters sculpted by artist Gary Baseman as part of the brand’s 1800 Colección. (more…)

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Patrón and Lalique Take Tequila To New Heights of Luxury

Patron Tequila and Lalique

Tequila brand Patrón and Lalique, the historical French crystal maker, have combined their talents for the first time to collaborate on this one-of-a-kind elegant hand blown crystal decanter holding the rarest, oldest blend of Patrón tequila. Packaged in a leather display case with gemstone details, there are only 500 units available globally, priced at $7500 a piece. (more…)

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Rudo and Tecnico Tequilas Wrestle with Design for some fun Branding.

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Mexcor brand’s Rudo and Tecnica Tequilas pay homage to Lucha Libre – a style of professional wrestling that originated in Mexico in the beginning of the 20th century. The award-winning tequilas are fabulously branded and bottled using two main characters: Rudo (who is a brawler and a rule-breaker) and Tecnico (a noble hero of the game, known for his elaborate wrestling techniques). (more…)

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Gabriel Orozco Special Edition Bottle for Casa Dragones Tequila.

Casa Dragones Tequila and renowned artist Gabriel Orozco have collaborated on a limited edition bottle in honor of his mid career retrospective. Casa Dragones Tequila accompanied Orozco on his retrospective tour held in four leading museums throughout 2011, from MoMA in New York City, Kunstmuseum in Basel, Switzerland, Tate Modern in London, to Centre Pompidou in Paris. (more…)

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