Fuenteseca

Jalisco (Los Valles)
Nom 1146

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Alex Atallah
Tequila Aficionado
57 ratings

Great blanco with notes of cooked agave, green pepper, citrus, earthy minerality, and a smooth mouthfeel and long finish.

Chris Barbin
Tequila Enthusiast
6 ratings

Martin Niatopsky
Tequila Ninja
140 ratings

brian kelly
Tequila Enthusiast
6 ratings

Michael Thomas
Tequila Aficionado
57 ratings

Is it expensive? Yep. But i really like this special treat. The agaves are harvested at the peak of ripeness to impart natural sweetness. The distillery is at 5,255’ and has a distinct microclimate. And although it is cooked using an autoclave, it has low pressure, almost emulating a horno. The three year rest in stainless tanks mean that all these wonderful, natural flavors come together that you wouldn’t normally find in a blanco. What does this mean? The aroma is of cooked agave, cinnamon and graham cracker crust and smoke. The taste is unadulterated with baked agave, spice, cinnamon earthy tones. Its quite viscous. The finish is smooth and reminds you of what a great tequia should be. Again, price is high, but you are owning one of only 8,000 bottles released to the US, so its quite a treat. Buy two bottles.

Tequila Mockingbird
Tequila Lover
10 ratings

Dean Steuerwald
Tequila Fan
4 ratings

Aromas of oak, grapes, olive brine, cooked agave. Flavors of alcohol, grapes, vanilla, under-ripe pineapple, olive brine.

Evan Petrie
Tequila Fanatic
14 ratings

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