Corazón de Agave Expresiones Reposado Tequila Rested in Buffalo Trace Bourbon Barrels

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More about Corazón de Agave Expresiones Reposado Tequila

Produced by: Casa San Matiás Distillery (NOM: 1103)
UK distribution by: Hi-Spirits
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alc./vol: 40%

Proof: 80°

Vintage: Non-vintage

Aged: 10 months

Product of: Product of Mexico Mexico

This 100% agave tequila was double distilled in stainless-steel pot stills at Casa San Matiás Distillery using agave grown in the highlands Los Altos region near the village of Arandas. The distillate was then aged for 10.5 months in American oak barrels previously used to age Buffalo Trace Bourbon
A limited edition of 5,700 bottles.

Review and Tasting


Sampled on 31/05/2016

Appearance:

Clear, pale golden.

Aroma:

Caramel, soft new leather and vanilla with cinnamon and black pepper.

Taste:

Almost creamy, caramel, suede leather and good agave notes. Mild dry oak with invigorating cinnamon and black pepper spice.

Aftertaste:

Caramel agave with lingering dry spicy oak.

Overall:

Caramel and leathery agave with dry spicy oak characterise this reposado with is a mere 1.5 months of being a añejo.

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