Tequila Facts Every Guy Should Know
Aside from knowing it will get you trashed, we're guessing what you know about tequila could fit into a shot glass. For starters, it's a classier booze than you might think. In fact, quality tequila can compare to high-end Scotch’s and cognacs when it comes to complexity and robustness. Bet you didn't know that, did you? Here are seven more things you can learn about tequila …
#1. Tequila Is The National Drink of Mexico
Like bourbon, tequila has something called “denomination of origin,” meaning it can only be made in one place — Mexico (obviously). But more specifically, it is almost always produced in the high country surrounding the city of Tequila, in the central Mexican state of Jalisco, as well as a few other nearby areas. And it has to be made from the blue agave plant.