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Azteca Azul

Azteca Azul
Reposado Tequila

Category: Reposado Tequila

Date Tasted:
Country: Mexico
Alcohol: 40%
85 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended
$26

Azteca Azul
Reposado Tequila

Category: Reposado Tequila

Date Tasted:
Country: Mexico
Alcohol: 40%
Straw color. Grassy, savory, minerally aromas of wet straw/ hay, roasted hazelnut, potting soil, candied plums, dates, figs, yellow flowers, lychee, clove, popcorn, anise, figs, and eggo waffles with a medium body and a medium fresh cream, grass clippings, eucalyptus oil, ground pepper, and dry oregano finish. A warming, solid example of a reposado.

Tasting Info

Spirits Glass Style: Spicy & Complex
Aroma Aroma: wet straw/ hay, roasted hazelnut, potting soil, candied plums, dates, figs, yellow flowers, lychee,, clove, popcorn, anise, figs, and eggo waffles
Taste Flavor: fresh cream, grass clippings, eucalyptus oil, ground pepper, and dry oregano
Smoothness Smoothness: Normal
Finish Finish: No finish
Enjoy Enjoy: Enjoy on its own
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A warming, solid example of a reposado.

The Importer

Global Beverage Team

The Importer
141 W. Jackson Blvd
Ste 1930
Chicago, IL 60604
USA
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Their Portfolio

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Reposado Tequila

Spirits Glass Copita Straw.jpg
Serve in a Copita
Reposado ("rested") Tequila is aged in wooden tanks or casks for a legal minimum period of at least two months, with the better-quality brands spending three to nine months in wood. It can be either 100% agave or mixto. Reposado Tequilas are the best-selling Tequilas in Mexico.