August 12, 2011


Watkins Glen, NY – Watkins Glen International is proud to announce a partnership with 3 Amigos Tequila making it the official tequila of the legendary road course.

“We look forward to introducing our fans to the award winning taste of 3 Amigos tequila,” said Michael Printup, President of Watkins Glen International. “We are eager to start this new partnership with 3 Amigos and are proud to have them here at The Glen.”

3 Amigos Tequila was founded by Arizona resident Santiago Gonzalez and his family in 2007. The product is made from agave grown at his family’s farm in Mexico. The tequila is distilled and bottled in Mexico before being brought to the United States for distribution.

“We are excited to partner with Watkins Glen to introduce 3 Amigos tequila to your great fans,” said J. Smoke Wallin, Chairman & CEO of Paddington Brands. He continued, “The Glen has such a rich history in the world of racing. Now that we have made 3 Amigos ‘The Official Tequila Of Racing’, our involvement with Watkins Glen is a perfect fit! ”

Tickets for this weekend’s Heluva Good! Sour Cream Dips at The Glen NASCAR Sprint Cup Series event, August 11-14, are on sale now! Don’t miss all the action of the Zippo 200 NASCAR Nationwide and Canadian Tire 200 GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series races on Saturday, August 13, followed by the stars of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series on Sunday, August 14. Fans can order their tickets or get more information by visiting the official website www.TheGlen.com or visiting . Keep up with the latest happenings at The Glen by visiting the official Watkins Glen International Facebook page, www.Facebook.com/watkinsgleninternational, and following WGI on Twitter, @WGI.

Media Contact:

Ryan Lake, WGI Senior Manager of Public Relations, 607.535.2486 ext. 268 or rlake@theglen.com.

About 3 Amigos Tequila

3 Amigos is the “Official Tequila of Racing”™. Tequila 3 Amigos is produced in Tepatitlan, Jalisco, Mexico. Tepatitlan is located in the region of Los Altos de Jalisco (highlands of the state of Jalisco). Tequila 3 Amigos holds a high standard of making a quality tequila – “Quality is our Signature”, taking pride in exercising the best agricultural practices by growing and maintaining their blue agave organically, and harvesting their own agave at its prime ripeness, producing a tequila of the finest quality embodied with flavor and aromas pleasurable to any palate. http://3amigostequila.com/html/casa.html and on Twitter @tequila3amigos

About Paddington Brands
Paddington Brands (www.Paddingtonbrands.com) manages a portfolio of owned and agency premier import and craft beers, artisanal spirits and fine wines. Paddington owns the Napa Smith Brewery & Winery and 3 Amigos Tequila. Paddington is headquartered in the Indianapolis, Ind., metro area with offices in the United Kingdom and Napa, Calif., and a sales team covering the U.S. market and select international markets. Join us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/pages/Paddington-Brands/220043258012149 and Follow us on Twitter @Paddingtonbrands.