2019 Winners Announced!

We are excited to announce our 2019 winners.

About the 2019 Competition

Tequila Mezcal Challenge was held on October 19, 2019, at The Omni Interlocken Resort, Broomfield, Colorado. This competition is the first double-blind, professionally judged spirits competition dedicated to defining excellence in more than 60 categories of Tequila, Mezcal and Agave spirits. The judges tasted approximately 50 different products.

View of the process of mezcal distillation in Oaxaca, Mexico
Contrapicada de campesino cortando agave
Cabezas de agaves para hacer el tequila.
Agave pulp is crushed to produce Mezcal

The 2020 Tequila Mezcal Challenge will begin accepting entries on February 1, 2020.

Enter your best Tequila, Mezcal, and Agave in the largest and most respected spirits competition dedicated to defining excellence in more than 60 categories of Tequila, Mezcal and Agave Spirits. All spirits are tasted double-blind by a prestigious panel of beverage professionals, sommeliers and trade members. TMC uses The Data Still for online entries.

Please Save The Dates!
2020 Tequila Mezcal Challenge
July 20 to 22, 2020
New Orleans, LA

We are excited that next year's competition will take place in New Orleans during the same week as the "Tales of The Cocktail" Festival. Judging will take place on Monday, July 20, 2020. A special Trade & Media reception will showcase the winners on Wednesday, July 22, 2020, provided added exposure for winning brands.

We will begin accepting entries on February 1, 2020.