No age statement
Category: Blanco tequila 100% agave
Product of: Mexico
An unaged, 100 per cent agave tequila from the highlands of Jalisco. Blended from the output of two distilleries, one using a mule-powered tahona wheel and fermentation with fibres, the other a modern roller mill. Both distilleries use tradition brick ovens.
Sampled on 19/11/2011
Sweet tropical fruit candy nose with fresh dill, zesty of lemon, lime and grapefruit and faint yeasty, pastry, cement-like aromas.
Fresh, fruity, zesty, slightly herbal, earthy (clay) palate with salty butter pastry. Cleansing acidity adds to the structure. Starts to turn sweet with stewed vegetable, cinnamon, green apple and pear.
Long zesty finish with spiced pear, raw almond and lingering fresh dill flavours.
Closure: Natural cork stopper