Event Details

You’re Invited!
Get ready for a delightful afternoon of taste and tradition at our exclusive Tequila Tasting with Taco Pairings featuring award winning Verdadero Tequila.

Date: Saturday, June 1, 2024
Time: 2-4PM
Location: Central Austin location near ACC Highland Campus
Cost: $20 pp

RSVP (space limited): https://tinyurl.com/RSVP-Cornell-Club-Event

Join us as we journey through the rich flavors of award winning Verdadero ultra-premiumTequila, founded by Cornell MBA’18 serial entrepreneur, Sean Barber, with mouthwatering tacos paired by David Harap Cornell ’89. Discover the unique characteristics of this exquisite spirit, from its vibrant notes to its smooth finish, all while indulging in the perfect culinary match.

What to Expect:

Margarita Menu:
Savor classic and spicy margaritas, along with refreshing ranch water, crafted with Verdadero Tequila to elevate every sip.
Mini Flight Tasting: Explore the range of Verdadero’s signature expressions with a mini flight of Blanco, Reposado, and Añejo, allowing you to experience the distinctive qualities of each.

Perfect Taco Pairings: Expertly curated mini-tacos complement the unique profiles of each tequila. (subject to change/chef’s choice!)
– Blanco – scallop ceviche taco
– Reposado – chicken mole with aged gouda taco
– Añejo – Smoked Beef Cheek taco
– Classic Margarita (using Limeade, Blanco) guacamole tostada
– Spicy Margarita (using Ghost Agave, Blanco, jalapenos) braised pork taco with charred peach salsa
– Ranch Water (using Topo Chico, Blanco, lime juice) shrimp taco with mango salsa
– Salted caramel with dark chocolate pieces as a dessert

Insightful Conversations:
Learn about the art of tequila production and gain tasting tips
Socialize and Celebrate: Connect with fellow tequila enthusiasts and raise a glass together.

About Verdadero: This ultra-premium tequila is made from 100% Blue Agave from both the highlands and lowlands of Jalisco, Mexico to encapsulate master distilling and harvesting at its truest and best. By combining agave from two distinct altitudes, the Tequilas are smooth with clear complexity and finish with light vanilla and citrus undertones. The spirit is further refined from the thorough small-batch production process while aged in American Oak barrels. https://verdaderotequila.com/

RSVP (space limited): https://tinyurl.com/RSVP-Cornell-Club-Event
Dress Code: Casual chic or your favorite fiesta attire!
Questions?: Cathy Cocco, cathycocco@gmail.com & 512-522-4697

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