Tequila & Worms

There is no worm in Mexican-bottled tequila!. Yes, some American-bottled brand(s) put one in their bottle to impress the gringos and boost sales, but it’s only a marketing ploy and not a Mexican tradition. There is a worm – called a gusano, a butterfly caterpillar (Hipopta Agavis) – in some types of mezcal (but not all). You...

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Exciting News – Head Chef

Hot Tamale would like to announce that Chef Alain Rodriguez has been appointed as Head Chef of Hot Tamale. This is a really exciting announcement due to the skills and experience that Chef Rodriguez will bring to Hot Tamale. Salud Chef

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