Magueyera Reposado Tequila
Agave harvested in 2016. About 3 kms Northwest from La Altena, this field has oak and cedar trees growing both inside and at the sides of the field. The land is a gentle slope of red so oriented North, going from 2,118 to 2,095 meters above sea level. The agave was 7 years old, with an average weight of 42 kgs (some pinas above 100 kgs) and 26% sugar content. Nose: kaffir lime leaf, pine, lime zest, almond/peach kernel, creamy vanilla, green olive salinity/brine. Palate: freshly cut grass, eucalyptus/menthol, green pear, hazelnut mid-palate moves into a burnt cacao, with caramel and toffee lingering through a mildly spicy finish. Master Distiller: Carlos Camarena. Distillery: La Altena, Arandas, Jalisco. Not chill filtered. With cocktailing, quality best quantity. 40% alc./vol.