The Spirit of Tequila

The Spirit of Tequila

Photographs by Joel Salcido

Foreword by Paul Salopek

Introduction by Chantal Martineau

Photographs capturing the culture and beauty of tequila, the national spirit of Mexico

Agave dates back to the Aztec civilization as an important crop in Mexico. Since the 1600s, the people of western Mexico have cultivated blue agave from the red volcanic soil that blankets the region, to make what we know as tequila. The Spirit of Tequila celebrates the tradition, culture, and ...

  • Hardcover
  • 9781595348234
  • Published: November 2017


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  • 9781595348241
  • Published: November 2017


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