Is it true that beauty is only skin deep as the cliché says? Can a beautiful, hand-blown bottle be TOO attractive? Will it influence your tasting experience of the juice within? Is Th’ Lip a bit TOO HANDSOME for his own good? Watch this episode on the nature of all things gorgeous and learn about Milagro Select Barrel Reserve tequilas!
Wedding bells are pouring for that ol’ gang of mine! Th’ Lip was all set to hunker down and do a solo tasting of the fantastic new “Arette Suave” re-releases, when MRS. LIPPY ( http://slowfamilyonline.com ) decided to pad down to the Man-Cave and join in the fun! It’s a love-fest filled with gorgeous gams and saucy Suaves!
Continue reading Arette Suave blanco, reposado, anejo (episode 45) tequila review
For this “Blind Tasting” episode, Th’ Lip decided to shake things up a bit, and he went all backwards on us! For the first time he let the viewing community know exactly which brands were being blind-tasted (kinda like the old “To Tell The Truth” TV show) but he was still kept in the dark and forced to forge a path through the agave wilderness using only his keen palate and a trust in his inner Coa (look it up).
Continue reading Blind Tasting “7 Leguas” blanco, reposado, anejo (episode 38) tequila review
Th’ Lip snagged some PRE-RELEASE samples of the new “t1” tequila for reviewing on this week’s show! Both the blanco (“Ultra Fino”) & reposado (“Excepcional”) were tasted and it was a pleasure and a surprise. This brand is overseen by Master Distiller, German Gonzalez whose previous tequila masterpiece was the mighty “Chinaco” line. This is German’s latest work of “agave” art, and th’ Lip is NOT SHY about critiquing its strengths as well as it’s lesser qualities.
Continue reading t1 blanco, reposado (episode 16) tequila review
Lippy takes the “New Kid” out for a walk around the block a few times. Tequila Alquimia is up for tasting/ranting and Th’ Lip is FINE FORM! –SPECIAL GUEST Mike Morales joins in the fun with his report from his stint as a judge at the “Spirits Of Mexico” competition where he tasted 114 tequilas! Now HOW do you get a JOB like that? Mike tells all!