Tequila: Mexico’s Ambassador to the World
Sunday April 30 | 3:30 – 5:00pm
BCAE: Bay State Room
Sponsored by Patrón Tequila
Presented by David Alan
The margarita is the most popular cocktail in America but many are not aware of the rich history of tequila and the agave from which it is made. Agaves grow throughout the Americas, but Mexico is their homeland and it has always been an essential part of Mexican culture since prehistoric times. Taste along as Patrón Spirits Co. Trade Educator David Alan shares his deep knowledge of tequila past, present, and future. Find out how the ancient peoples of Mexico used agave and agave-based spirits, and discover how tequila ended up a staple at contemporary cocktail bars.