|NOM :||1499 ,|
|Agave Type :||Tequilana Weber ,|
|Agave Region :||- ,|
|Region :||Jalisco (Los Altos Southern) ,|
|Cooking :||Autoclave (low pressure) ,|
|Extraction :||Roller Mill ,|
|Water Source :||Deep well water ,|
|Fermentation :||Stainless steel tanks, 100% agave, Classical music ,|
|Distillation :||2x distilled ,|
|Still :||Stainless Pot w/Copper Coil ,|
|Aging :||- ,|
|ABV/Proof :||40% abv (80-proof)|
Late last year I had the pleasure of sampling Corrido Cristalino, and I was a huge fan of the tequila's complex flavor, writing that it is "nearly as perfect a blanco as you can get." When I was given the opportunity to taste the new Corrido single-barrel
During the time of U.S. Prohibition, the Corrido, a musical form of Mexican folklore, often honored the tequilero, or tequila smugglers, who gained popularity along the border. The "smugglers" of Corrido tequila are hoping for a similar popularity.
Last week at the Indy Spirits Expo in San Francisco, I had the chance to try the new Tequila Corrido.