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Category: 100% Agave Extra Añejo
Product of: Mexico
Presented in a boxed decanter and launched in 1995, this product is credited as launching the extra-añejo category. Aged in American oak casks for 49 months, a full year more than is required for the category.
Sampled before 1st May 2011
Clear, golden amber with bright yellow flecks.
Mellow vanilla and cigar box nose with subtle aromas of dark chocolate-covered griotte cherries and cinnamon spice.
Rich vanilla palate with dried toasty oak, hints of caramel-rich roasted agave, toffee apple and dried fruit.
Espresso coffee and cacao notes emerge in the long lingering, slightly bitter finish.