Sesión Tequila

Sesión Tequila

Sesión Tequila launched last night at a chic beach style soiree held in a private mansion in Sydney’s Point Piper. Owned by husband and wife team, Jennifer Hawkins and Jake Wall, Sesión means session, and the name was chosen to denote the tequila’s sessionability and to encourage the enjoyment of…

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Agave Love Wrap Up

Agave Love

Agave Love, the largest tequila and mezcal conference in the Southern Hemisphere was held in Sydney last week. Agave Central  Organised by agave spirit legend, Phil Bayly of the late Cafe Pacifico, the two-day event consisted of tastings, talks and masterclasses as well as parties which were held across six…

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Tequila Arette Dinner at Hotel Centennial

Arette Tequila Dinner

Mextrade Australia hosted a special dinner with Jaime Orendain, co-founder of Tequila Arette at Hotel Centennial in Woollahra. The dinner was held after Agave Love, an event which saw several agave specialists visit Sydney for the two-day conference. Tequila Arette Tequila Arette was founded by brothers Jaime and Eduardo Orendain…

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Top 5 Luxury Spirits 2014

The Glenlivet Winchester Collection Vintage 1964

Whether it’s age, craftsmanship, aesthetics, storytelling or exclusivity, luxury spirits are an indulgence that is afforded to the fortunate few. In the last twelve months, we had the pleasure – and privilege – of tasting some exclusive, rare and ultra-premium spirits. Here are the top 5 luxury spirits of 2014…

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Clase Azul Añejo & Ultra Tequila

Clase Azul Ultra Tequila

Clase Azul Tequila has launched Clase Azul Añejo and their premium Clase Azul Ultra at a trade tasting held at Barrio Chino in Sydney presented by master distiller, Arturo Lomeli. Arturo Lomeli, Master Distiller Clase Azul Tequila comes from the Highlands of Jalisco and is made from 100% organic Tequilana…

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Avión Tequila Launches in Australia

The Ivy Penthouse was transformed into a lavish airport lounge for the launch of Avión Tequila in Australia. Photography © by Kevin Burke for Gourmantic – Copyright: All rights reserved. Avión means “airplane” in Spanish, a name chosen to reflect the highlands region of Jalisco, Mexico where the spirit is…

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