From Agave Shortage, Great Things May Come

JEREMY HOLDEN | Ohio Tavern News Staff Writer
Published: 04/11/2005

As the old adage goes, when life gives you lemons, make lemonade, but for tequila it was the absence of lemons that could lead to a lot of lemonade, as a crop shortage years ago helped focus attention on the quality of tequila. ""There is a lot of interest right now,"" said Matt Gilmore, brand manager for 1800 tequila.