Explore the world of tequila and mezcal at the “For the Love of Agave Philly” Tasting Party! Rare spirits, expert insights, and culinary delights await.
Añejo Philly, nestled in the heart of Northern Liberties, proudly presents the inaugural fall edition of the “For the Love of Agave Philly” Tasting Party. With over 80 rare and unique tequilas and mezcals from more than 30 producers, this event promises an extraordinary night of sipping, sampling and discovering the world of agave spirits.
On September 11th, 2023, from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm, Añejo Philly will be the epicenter of the agave universe as it hosts an array of exclusive spirits under one roof. This event is not just about sampling; it’s about immersing yourself in Agave’s rich culture and heritage. With expert brand ambassadors, guests will have the unique opportunity to delve into each spirit’s production processes and techniques, gaining a deeper appreciation for the craft.
For a ticket price of $65 per person, attendees will be treated to an unmatched experience. This includes complimentary samplings of over 80 agave expressions, reduced prices on signature new cocktails, and the chance to indulge in guacamole, salsa, and taco stations. As you mingle and explore, Añejo’s General Manager, Jessica Simms, emphasizes that the event caters to all levels of enthusiasts – from novices to aficionados.
The “For the Love of Agave Philly” Tasting Party has rapidly established itself as a must-attend event in the Northern Liberties neighborhood. Starting in 2022, it’s now a semi-annual tradition, bringing together tequila and mezcal enthusiasts for an unforgettable evening. This year’s event boasts an extensive lineup of over 85 agave spirits from brands like Banhez, Codigo 1530, Del Maguey, El Jimador, Teremana, and many more.
Beyond the samplings, the event offers an educational dimension. Experts and ambassadors will share insights into the intricate production methods and the stories behind each spirit. The night is also a culinary delight, with complimentary guacamole, salsa stations, and a taco spread created by Chef Ricardo Camacho. Specially crafted cocktails will be available for just $6 each. The selection includes a refreshing Paloma featuring Libelula Tequila and a classic Blanco Margarita with El Jimador Blanco Tequila. As you enjoy the libations, remember that some proceeds will go towards supporting a local charity.
The “For the Love of Agave Philly” Tasting Party is more than an event; it explores the soul of agave spirits. With its exceptional range of expressions, educational opportunities, and lively atmosphere, it’s a night not to be missed. Secure your ticket at anejophilly.com and join the agave celebration at Añejo Philly on September 11th.
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