July 2, 2018 – Jalisco, Mexico The Consejo Regulador del Tequila (CRT) is the agency charged with overseeing that tequila is produced in accordance with regulatory standards. Tequila produced in the protected regions of Mexico rely on the indigenous plant Azul, Blue Agave. The CRT certifies tequila using two classifications, 100% agave, and Tequila. To qualify…

March 26, 2018 – Jalisco, Mexico The Consejo Regulador del Tequila (CRT) known in English as the Tequila Regulatory Council has issued a warning that the Tequila industry is riddled with corruption and bribery. The CRT was established in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico in 1994 as the ONLY organization to certify Tequila conformity to the Mexican…