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Informative Speech Outline
General Purpose: To inform
Specific Purpose: To inform my audience about how tequila is made; from growth, to field harvesting, to factory production
Central Idea: The art of producing tequila is passed down from generation to generation, and follows a strict code of reproduction to maintain the quality and reputation of the tequila
Introduction: We have all heard the saying “one tequila, two tequila, three tequila, floor” made famous by George Carlin. But, has anyone ever wondered about how the spirit is made before hitting the shelves of stores or bars?
The story of tequila starts many centuries ago with the conquistadors of Mexico, who instead of drinking water (which contained disease-emitting bacteria) with their meal, drank the local alcohol, called pluque (Weir 3). Pulque was the much weaker cousin of the tequilas and mescals we enjoy today, but the conquistadors realized they could transform this mildly alcoholic beverage into something much stronger. ...