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Taste the Independence of Riazul Tequila

Taste the Independence of Riazul Tequila

Riazul says that independence runs through their veins. This smooth well-made tequila began with a kick-butt great great-grandmother and a perseverant creative descendant, Iñaki Orozco. The highlands of Jalisco were apparently a key battlefront in the Mexican War of Independence.  For her part in that struggle, Maria Higinia Gomez was granted 10,000 acres of land — most of which she gave away to revolutionaries who fought for Mexico's freedom. The remaining 250 acres was handed down from generation to generation. In the 1990s Iñaki Orozco inherited the family land which happened to be in the exclusive area of Mexico where...

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Thank you, Veterans

Thank you, Veterans

Thank you, Veterans.

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Mexican Chocolate Yeti has Arrived at the Inn

Mexican Chocolate Yeti has Arrived at the Inn

Now Available at the Franklin Inn for a limited time, Mexican Chocolate Yeti.

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November Tequila of the Month: Tattoo

November Tequila of the Month: Tattoo

Meet Tattoo Tequila! Tattoo Tequila is an artisan, small batch, super premium craft tequila.  CEO, John Atanasio, prefers to go by his nickname, Tequila John, because his surname is hard for many to pronounce.  Why the name Tattoo?  Being an artist himself, Tequila John was looking for a connection between artistic pursuit and his passion to create the finest organic and smoothest best tasting tequila in the world.  The word Tattoo resonated with him because a tattoo is an artistic representation of what one stands for.  Tattoo Tequila has only been available to the market for several years but has...

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What is Jail Island Salmon?

What is Jail Island Salmon?

Chef Nemorio says that this salmon is so fresh, it winked at him when he was cleaning and preparing it! Jail Island salmon is sustainably raised in the cold, clean waters off the East Coast of Canada in their native waters.  It is harvested responsibly to preserve a healthy marine habitat. The salmon is hand selected and graded, and then carefully placed in sustainable packaging to deliver in as little as 48 hours from harvest to preserve its exceptional quality, freshness, and taste.  This Canadian Atlantic Salmon has a delicate flavor, a refined smooth buttery texture, and is rich in...

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