The Tequila Trail

Seeking the soul of Mexico’s iconic spirit
The Tequila Trail
Blue agave fields outside the town of Tequila. (Ben Oliveras)
From the Nov 30, 2017, issue

For many Americans, tequila may just be a party drink. But in reality, it has considerable depth and complexity. But it takes its own path to reach those peaks. Wine Spectator's Gordon Mott explains.

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