Don Julio

Jalisco (Ciénega)
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Mexico News Daily
May 26, 2017

Expansion begins at Diageo’s Jalisco plant

The multinational beverage company Diageo laid the first stone for the expansion of its Atotonilco, Jalisco, plant this week, part of a US $400-million investment announced in 2015 after it bought the Don Julio tequila brand.

BeverageDynamics
Jun 07, 2016

The Craft of Tequila: How Artisanal Techniques Have Lifted The Category

At a time when tequila sales are booming both in the U.S. and internationally, and a flood of new brands continue to appear at retailers’ doors, it’s difficult to assemble a price assortment that sticks to value as the most important matter.

Shanken News Daily
May 16, 2016

Patrón's Growth Continues Despite New Challengers At Tequila's Luxury End

Patrón, which pioneered the U.S. market’s thriving luxury Tequila segment, is now facing competition from a bevy of high-end entrants including Don Julio, Avión, Casamigos and others.

Distillery Trail
Nov 02, 2015

Last Known Interview with Don Julio Tequila Founder [Video]

Don Julio Gonzalez began his passionate pursuit to create the world’s original luxury tequila in 1942. Now, three years after his passing, the brand that Gonzalez founded is commemorating his determination and passion by releasing “The Legend of Don Julio

Shanken News Daily
Aug 14, 2015

Fast-Rising New Entries Make Luxury Tequila Even Hotter

The luxury Tequila category, whose impressive success has been driven in recent years by brands like Patrón, Don Julio and Avión, has seen an influx of surging new entrants that are propelling the segment to even stronger growth in 2015. Casamigos, DeLeón

Shanken News Daily
Aug 13, 2015

Luxury Tequila’s Robust Growth Takes Category To New Heights

Tequila, perhaps more than any other spirits category, has undergone a dramatic transition within the U.S. market over the past two decades.

CNBC
Jul 30, 2015

Diageo reports flat sales as it nurses hangover

Americans are drinking more expensive booze, in particular tequila and whiskey, the boss of spirits maker Diageo told CNBC, after the company reported full-year earnings on Thursday.

Chicago Tribune
Jul 20, 2015

Don Julio 70 Crystal Anejo: Redefining the silver tequila category

For Enrique de Colsa, master distiller of Don Julio tequila in Jalisco, Mexico, charcoal filtration became a seven-year science experiment that produced Don Julio 70 Crystal Anejo, a nod to the brand's 70th anniversary and homage to its founder, Don Julio

The Spirits Business
Mar 04, 2015

Diageo Invests $400m in Don Julio’s Future

Just days after completing its acquisition of Don Julio Tequila, Diageo has pledged to invest US$400 million to expand production facilities and agave farming capacity in Mexico.