Mexican drinks


Mezcal – the new tequila?

It’s one of Mexico’s oldest spirits, but has always played second fiddle to the more ubiquitous tequila. But now the tide could be turning for mezcal. It might just be getting – whisper it – trendy. The smoky spirit has been quietly gaining fans among foodies worldwide, as appetites for […]

Tequila

Tequila

Could China be getting a taste for tequila?

Think tequila, and you probably don’t think China. But that could be set to change. According to BBC Latin America, Mexico’s agriculture ministry has revealed that drinks companies in the country have just made their first shipment of finest quality tequila to China. Yes, substandard tequila doesn’t quite cut the […]