Limited edition bottle collecting is pretty popular these days. And just in time for the Mexican holiday, Dia de los Muertos, Cazadores tequila is releasing a limited edition bottle in collaboration with legendary Mexican American artist Mister Cartoon. The bottle will be available on shelves nationwide later this month and features Mister Cartoon’s signature fine-point style of illustration. To commemorate the release, the artist has also created a set of skull bandannas from which 100%of proceeds of sales will go towards disaster relief in Mexico. Check out the press release below:
“HAMILTON, Bermuda September 25, 2017 – Tequila CAZADORES®, a 100% blue agave premium tequila, debuted today a new limited-edition blanco bottle, reimagined by legendary tattoo artist Mister Cartoon in honor of Día de los Muertos. The hand-rendered bottle design features Mister Cartoon’s signature fine point style, nodding symbolically to the Día de los Muertos traditions Mister Cartoon values most. Available nationwide, the Mister Cartoon X Tequila CAZADORES Día de los Muertos bottle will hit shelves in mid-September, ahead of the November holiday. Mister Cartoon has also created a set of skull bandanas – inspired by illustrations from the limited-edition bottle – that will be available through MisterCartoon.com/shop with 100% of proceeds from sales going towards disaster relief in Mexico.
“Mister Cartoon is an artist who, like Tequila CAZADORES, boldly carries his heritage with him, allowing his passion for who he is and where he came from to shine through his work,” said Manny Hinojosa, Brand Ambassador for Tequila CAZADORES. “We are honored to collaborate with him on a special Día de los Muertos bottle design, celebrating one of the most traditional holidays in the Mexican culture.”
The Mister Cartoon X Tequila CAZADORES Día de los Muertos bottle is adorned in symbolic black, white and gray artwork, with illustrations of a skull to honor the memories of lost loved ones, a rose to welcome new beginnings and a woman to represent love and the importance of celebrating the good times. The Tequila CAZADORES iconic stag is part of the design as a reminder to be bold and fearless in the pursuit of dreams.
“It was an honor for me to create a design for Tequila CAZADORES. a brand that shares my passion for preserving the heritage and guiding the future from the past ” said Mister Cartoon.
In the spirit of the holiday, Tequila CAZADORES has crafted a line-up of signature Día de los Muertos cocktails, including The Blood Orange Margarita with Tequila CAZADORES Special Edition, orange curaco, blood orange juice, fresh lime justice and agave nectar; The Good, the Bad and the Ugly with Tequila CAZADORES Blanco, mezcal blanco, Aperol and pureed red roasted bell pepper; The Stormy Soul featuring CAZADORES Reposado, pureed prickly pear, agave nectar, ginger beer, chipotle powder, topped with mint and lemon; and The Rising Dead with CAZADORES Reposado, orange juice, grenadine, a lime wedge topped with an orange and cherry.