Tequila Tapatio, S.A. de C.V. (La Alteña)

#8 of the top 106 distilleries
Other NOM numbers made here: 1474
Tequila Tapatio, S.A. de C.V. (La Alteña)
Location : Arandas, Jalisco ,
Region : Jalisco (Los Altos Southern) ,
Private Labels : Open to Contracts ,
Tours : Yes, By Appointment Only
Brands Made At This Distillery

The full production history of Tequila Tapatio, S.A. de C.V. (La Alteña).

Currently In Production 3 Brands
Brand Products Ratings Average Rating
El Tesoro de Don Felipe
13 1713 85
Tapatio
6 1222 86
Villa Lobos
5 93 84
Previously Produced Here 1 Brands
Brand Products Ratings Average Rating
Excellia
6 191 82
Not Listed as Active 0 Brands

No brands have ceased production at this distillery.

Distillery Equipment
Cooking :
  • Stone/Brick Ovens
,
Extraction :
  • Tahona
  • Roller Mill
,
Fermentation :
  • Wood fermentation tanks
  • Stainless steel tanks
  • 100% agave
  • Open-air fermentation
  • Fermentation with fibers
,
Still :
  • Copper Pot
  • Stainless Steel Pot
,
Aging :
  • French Oak barrels
  • American White Oak barrels
  • Whisky barrels
  • Wine casks
  • Used barrels
  • Oak barrels
  • Bourbon barrels
Water Source :
  • Deep well water
  • Natural spring water
Recent Activity
Nathan Bennett
Tequila Savant
204 ratings
Simon Gutierrez
Tequila Ninja
167 ratings
Lou Agave (Long Island Lou Tequila)
Tequila Ninja
137 ratings
Senior Rick Mendell
Tequila Savant
199 ratings
Erica Boorom
Tequila Guru
92 ratings
J C
10 days
Michael Gum
17 days
Michael Gum
19 days
Ivan Roman
about 1 month
Ricardo Felix
about 1 month
Greg Unrau
2 months
Jason Wendt
4 months
Bill Jones
6 months
Alex De Anda
8 months
masahiro momoeda
11 months
Jorge Villalobos
12 months
Steve Flege
about 1 year
Dean Stojanov
over 1 year

Latest News

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PUNCH
Dec 02, 2018

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