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

#9 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 1399 85
Tapatio 6 1051 86
Villa Lobos 5 81 85
Previously Produced Here 1 Brands
Brand Products Ratings Average Rating
Excellia 6 172 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
Recent Activity
Sam Green
Tequila Fanatic
19 ratings
Nathan Bennett
Tequila Ninja
196 ratings
John Mehrkens
Tequila Ninja
129 ratings
Ty O
Tequila Lover
10 ratings
Richard Mona
Tequila Lover
10 ratings
Alex De Anda
about 2 months
masahiro momoeda
5 months
Jorge Villalobos
6 months
Steve Flege
7 months
Dean Stojanov
11 months

Latest News

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PUNCH
Dec 02, 2018

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Feb 28, 2017

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