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Don Pilar

Jalisco (Los Altos Southern)
Nom 1443

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CJ Cowan
Tequila Badass
402 ratings

berries on the nose belies a charred, woodsy palette and smooth quick finish

CJ Cowan
Tequila Badass
402 ratings

Zoilo Avila
Tequila Ninja
140 ratings

Zoilo Avila
Tequila Ninja
140 ratings

Michael Mejía
Tequila Enthusiast
6 ratings

Tata Vahdatpour
Tequila Fan
2 ratings

Jose Baca
Tequila Ninja
99 ratings

Theo Moudakis
Tequila Fanatic
19 ratings

Nice nose of baked agave, caramel and raisin. Easy going in, soft flavour profile of agave and light barrel notes. A softly spicy, long and warm finish. A very solid repo but a bit too light for my tastes.

Rebecca J
Tequila Enthusiast
7 ratings

Latest News

Keep up with what's happening with Don Pilar

TasteTequila.com
May 12, 2017

Don Pilar Reposado – “Worth the Wait”

For many years, Don Pilar offered a blanco, añejo and extra añejo. “Donde estas, donde estas, Reposado?” Fans of the brands (like us) were excited when we heard that one was on the way, and we wondered how long it would be aged. Would it be a light-touch

TasteTequila.com
Jul 19, 2015

What Are People Really Looking for in Extra Añejo Tequilas?

Other than the oak, what are extra añejo drinkers looking for? Do they still want the presence of agave, or are they hoping that extra time in the barrel will bring more complexity? Or, is it something else entirely? We conducted a blind taste test with 2

San Francisco Business Times
Jun 07, 2013

Tequila takeover: Bay Area brands bursting on the scene

Tequila is taking over bars, cocktail lists and palates all over the Bay Area and as we reported this week, several young companies are jumping into the booming market for Mexico's national spirit.

Edge New England / AP
Jul 11, 2011

Tequila: It’s More Than a Drink

It’s said the national drink of Mexico has magical properties: It closes contracts and opens doors, makes shy people bold and helps form friendships.

Alcademics.com
Jun 08, 2009

Drinks With: Juan Carlos Contreras of Don Pilar Tequila

Juan Contreras is the son of Don Pilar, the guy whose name is on the bottle. He's also the brand ambassador and marketing director. I met him at Zazil for some tequila.