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Fortaleza

Jalisco (Los Valles)
Nom 1493

Recent Ratings

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Hob Jordan
Tequila Freak
25 ratings

Sean Ahearn
Tequila Enthusiast
6 ratings

Sean Ahearn
Tequila Enthusiast
6 ratings

Michael Perry
Tequila Fan
3 ratings

Matt Gresham
Tequila Warrior
45 ratings

Happy Valentine’s Day Karin! This is hard to find but very glad I did!! Aroma is sensational with the added sweetness from the french oak. Lots of vanilla and caramel and hint of citrus. Taste is very good with cooked agave and warm sweet flavors. Finish is a bit hot but not in a bad way. It lingers for a long time.

John Peden
Tequila Fan
2 ratings

Richard Edwards
Tequila Fan
2 ratings

Sarah Baker
Tequila Lover
7 ratings

Latest News

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Long Island Lou Tequila
Jan 02, 2020

Long Island Lou Tequila - Fortaleza Winter Blend - Sweet Deliciousness

Lou Agave does a video review of the special release from Fortaleza, the 2019 Reposado "Winter Blend"

VinePair
Dec 23, 2019

We Asked 12 Bartenders: What’s the Most Underrated Tequila?

VinePair asked bartenders around the country which bottles and brands aren’t getting the love they deserve.

Long Island Lou Tequila
Nov 16, 2019

Best 2 Overall and Most Traditional Tequila Brands

Lou does a video review comparing Fortaleza, G4, Terralta, Pasote, and and Volans tequilas.

YouTube
Sep 15, 2019

Could This Be The End For Tequila?

Growing weber blue agave from seed? It's happening on a rooftop in Tlaquepaque, Jalisco. See this video interview with Grover from Tequila Matchmaker to learn what's going on behind the scenes of the app.

The Daily Beast
Jan 17, 2019

Is the Secret to Great Tequila Volcanic Stone?

Tequila distillers are increasingly using the historic tahona wheel to crush agave and influence the flavor of their spirits.

imbibe.com
Jan 04, 2019

Mex factor: The tequila trends pushing the category forward

Forget slammers and partying, the trends in tequila are all heading resolutely upmarket nowadays. Laura Foster heads to Jalisco, Mexico, to discover a region where producers are moving from fast fashion to haute couture.

TasteTequila.com
Dec 08, 2018

6 Gifts Guaranteed to Impress Any Tequila Lover

Here are 6 tequilas to impress any tequila fan, geek, snob, or nerd.

Food & Wine
Aug 13, 2018

A Trip Along the Tequila Trail in Jalisco, Mexico

In Jalisco, you’re never far from an agave field or the delicious, distilled fruits of the harvest.?

TasteTequila.com
Jul 24, 2018

Process Matters in Tequila Production. Here’s the Proof.

For years we’ve been saying “process matters”, and that each choice made during the production process will find its way into the finished product. Now we have proof.