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From Less Than $30 to More Than $30,000, New Booze to Fit Any Budget

Tony Sachs | Posted 04.22.2016 | Taste
Tony Sachs

Whiskey, mezcal, cognac, liqueur... there's bound to be something here that suits your fancy and your budget. Possibly not the $39,000 cognac, but hey, I haven't seen your tax returns.

Tequila and Mezcal: Tradition in the Global Market

Fabio Parasecoli | Posted 10.19.2015 | Taste
Fabio Parasecoli

Photo: Soy Mezcalero Over the past few decades, culinary traditions, heritage foods and local spirits appear to have acquired growing visibility in p...

The 6 Essential Tequilas And Mezcals For Your Home Bar | Posted 06.01.2016 | Taste

Even aged tequilas and mezcals are key for summer.

Celebrity Chef Peter Kuruvita on the Real Food of Mexico

Jacada Travel | Posted 04.22.2015 | Travel
Jacada Travel

Having gotten to know the country and its food so well, he gives us his tips on how we can experience this authentic cuisine too.

The Best Mezcals For $40 Or Less | Posted 02.18.2015 | Taste

Get those glasses ready.

Why Do Gin Haters Hate Gin?

Anneli Rufus | Posted 01.11.2015 | Taste
Anneli Rufus

It's time to ask some experts: When it comes to alcohol, what makes haters hate?

Roque Planas

If You Love Tequila And Haven't Tried Mezcal, What Are You Waiting For? | Roque Planas | Posted 10.22.2014 | Latino Voices

When it comes to the distillate of agave, most people in the United States think only of tequila. But tequila’s older, smokier forefather, mezcal, i...

How Green Booze Might Just Be The Future Of Drinking | Posted 05.12.2014 | Taste

Perhaps you thought "socially conscious" drinking meant you weren't an obnoxious jerk at the bar and you managed to stay upright all night.

QUIZ: Do You Know Where Your Favorite Booze Comes From?

The Huffington Post | Taste Editors | Posted 03.21.2014 | Taste

From tequila to bourbon, find out where your favorite booze originated.

Honeydew and Mezcal Margarita With Chipotle Syrup

Viviane Bauquet Farre | Posted 10.26.2013 | Taste
Viviane Bauquet Farre

A summery cocktail that's exotic and alluring.

Riviera Maya in a Weekend

Marisa Churchill | Posted 08.13.2013 | Travel
Marisa Churchill

With Mexico in such close proximity to the U.S., I decided it was the perfect spot to take a last-minute four-day trip. My goal was to enjoy a quick y...

Americans Consume HOW MUCH Tequila?!

The Huffington Post | Nile Cappello | Posted 07.24.2013 | Taste

Happy National Tequila Day!

LOOK: A Treasure Trove Of Obscure Cookbooks At The Library

The Los Angeles Public Library | Posted 07.29.2013 | Los Angeles
The Los Angeles Public Library

The organization also recently purchased a large number of Scandinavian and historical California cookbooks. Scores of these donated books are extremely rare and to be found at no other library in North America.

HuffPost Tastemakers: Allegretti's Mezcal Mai Tai

Posted 04.10.2013 | Taste

Trust us, you want one.

An Imbiber's Guide to Texas

Imbibe | Posted 05.12.2013 | Taste

Texas' beer, wine, coffee and cocktail cultures are bigger than ever. The Texas Issue celebrates the people, places and flavors that make the Lone Star State one hot drinking destination to explore right now.

5 Ways To Make Mezcal Cocktails | Posted 03.19.2013 | Taste

For decades, the liquor has been maligned, but the real stuff, hailing mostly from the Mexican state of Oaxaca, can have wonderfully intense smoky notes and is an increasingly popular cocktail ingredient.

Industriel: A Food Orgasm for the Soul

Karen Curley | Posted 11.04.2012 | Los Angeles
Karen Curley

This is my first food review so bare with me. I had to review this restaurant because hands down it is one of the best meals I've ever had.

English Earthworm Gin: Gross Or Genius?

Posted 07.31.2012 | Home

Not content to let tequila and mezcal have all the booze-soaked-worm fun, English Garden Worm Gin has broken onto the scene. The worm in me...

Adventures With Mezcal In Cafe No Se

Karen Curley | Posted 08.27.2012 | Travel
Karen Curley

I knew instantly this was going to be my home away from home, especially since it had been described in one reviews as dark smoky places with surly bartenders, drunks who speak Latin, soulful musicians, oddballs and freaks.

PHOTOS: Resolutions Be Damned!

This article comes to us courtesy of Tasting Table Los Angeles. Each month, HuffPost LA joins our friends at Tasting Table to highlight our 5 favo...

Craft Cocktails: Coming To A Restaurant Near You

Tony Sachs | Posted 01.18.2012 | Home
Tony Sachs

As cocktail culture becomes more sophisticated and permeates further into the mainstream, more and more restaurants have decided to dispense with thei...

Fresh Herb Summer Cocktails

Imbibe | Posted 10.26.2011 | Home

This time of year, fresh herbs are growing with abandon, and from thyme to mint to sage, they can add a bright, summery depth to cocktails. Here are f...

Tequilas And Mezcals For The Holidays | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Winter officially starts in a few days, but just because the temperature is dropping doesn't mean you have to stop drinking tequila and mezcal. These ...

Hot Fun in the Summer: Wrapping Up Tales of the Cocktail

Max Watman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Max Watman

Tales of the Cocktail is decadent and depraved, for sure. It's almost hard to write about without slipping into Hunter Thompson's gonzo rhythm and riffing on crazy stories.

Organic Cocktails Green Your Glass

Anneli Rufus | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Anneli Rufus

With every new Naked Old-Fashioned and Jalisco Hound, the artisinal-cocktail renaissance reveals that this is no longer just a rum-and-whiskey world. ...