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Category: 100% Agave Reposado
Product of: Mexico
Named after the term for the skilled men who select and harvest blue agave, El Jimador was introduced as a sister brand to Herradura in 1994. Aged for two months in ex-American whiskey casks, this 100% agave reposado is the most popular of the El Jimador range representing some 70% of production. Read more
Sampled on 01/05/2011
Clear, pale golden yellow.
Characterful nose with agave, spiced stewed apple, cinnamon and dry, lightly smoked oak aromas.
Slightly caramel, vanilla sweet palate with spicy (cinnamon), chargrilled peppers, a light peppery tingle and rounded, balanced vegetal earthiness.
Smooth, vanilla sweet finish with a touch of red bell pepper spice.