July 24, 2018 – Jersey City, NJ There is a National everything day according to one calendar or another, so is it any wonder that the USA would celebrate National Tequila Day on Tuesday July 24, 2018. Over the past decade Tequila has gained in popularity throughout the world. Tequila, once a specialty liquor served…

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…

May 13, 2018 – Guadalajara, Mexico As reported in Mexico News Daily, Federal Prosecutors aided by the Criminal Investigation Agency raided a warehouse in the El Álamo industrial park based on a compliant filed by the Consejo Regulador del Tequila (CRT). Upon entering the production facility housed inside the industrial park warehouse, investigators seized two…

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…