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|Agave Type :||Tequilana Weber ,|
|Agave Region :||Jalisco (Tequila Valley) ,|
|Region :||Jalisco (Los Valles) ,|
|Cooking :||Autoclave (low pressure) ,|
|Extraction :||Roller Mill ,|
|Water Source :||Deep well water ,|
|Fermentation :||100% agave, Stainless steel tanks, Fermentation without fibers ,|
|Distillation :||2x distilled ,|
|Still :||Stainless Steel Pot ,|
|Aging :||Whisky barrels, Used barrels ,|
|ABV/Proof :||40% abv (80-proof)|
|Other :||No additives|
A list of 10 tequilas that make interesting sipping tequilas. Some are better known and widely distributed, others less so. It all depends, of course, on your knowledge of tequila.
Until recently, we hadn’t cared much for reposado — tequila that has been aged in oak barrels from 2 to 12 months. It seems too middle-of-the-road: like blanco (no barrel aging) without the bite, añejo (aged for longer than a year) without the flavor. But
A little over a year ago, America's favorite talk show host Oprah Winfrey shut down one of Chicago's busiest streets for a star-studded street party to kick off the 24th season of her show and says: "Nice party. We just need a few tequila shots."