Ashley Walker From VH1’s “Basketball Wives” Pitches Tequila Distinguido

Today, Emperial Americas announces that Tequila Distinguido will launch a marketing partnership with reality personality and VH1 “Basketball Wives” cast member Ashley Walker. Positioned as “Authentic and All-Natural,” Tequila Distinguido has won high marks at the San Francisco World Spirits competition.

“The partnership between Tequila Distinguido and Ashley Walker creates the perfect synergy to market Tequila Distinguido’s luxury product,” says Alonzo Pierce, National Brand Manager for Tequila Distinguido. “Ashley Walker is distinguished and epitomizes positivity, confidence, originality and exudes class, making her the ideal choice to partner with Tequila Distinguido – a brand that emulates these characteristics. Ashley is also responsible, beautiful and charming, a lifestyle that Tequila Distinguido represents, and is sure to resonate with our consumers.”

“I’m absolutely honored and thrilled to be a part of the Tequila Distinguido family,” says Ashley Walker. “On Friday nights my girlfriends and I get together to cook and make cool cocktails and it’s exciting to know that I can incorporate Tequila Distinguido not only in my cocktails but in a lot of my recipes!”

Walker, will appear at select Tequila Distinguido events and promotions in the near future. For more information on Ashley Walker, please log on to

Enjoyable on its own or in a cocktail, the award winning Contreras family estate owned tequila is known for its distinctive flavors of the three crafts. For the aficionado one would enjoy the notes that Tequila Distinguido allows one to capture. Distinguido meaning “distinguished” comes in Silver with very clean fruity spicy aroma, Reposado has aromas of caramel, spice orange peel, warm oak cinnamon and the classic Anejo has an aroma of brandied fruit, lush with elegant notes of prunes.

About Tequila Distinguido

From deep in the heart of Mexico comes a tequila rich in tradition, respectful of the heritage and unsurpassed by others. Tequila Distinguido is an authentic, all-natural, estate-grown premium tequila, made from 8-10 year old 100% blue agave that is double distilled and hand-crafted to the highest standards for an incredibly smooth and refined taste. The oral tradition of the Contreras family for the preparation of tequila has been kept as a jewel, polished with work, customs and the DISTINCTION of its process.

Distinguido is made in the highlands of Jalisco, Mexico. The artisan-style crafts of Distinguido include Silver, Reposado and Anejo.

Distinguido has won high marks at the San Francisco World Spirits competition.