|NOM :||1137 ,|
|Agave Type :||Tequilana Weber ,|
|Agave Region :||Jalisco (Los Altos), Single Estate ,|
|Region :||Jalisco (Los Valles) ,|
|Cooking :||Stone/Brick Ovens ,|
|Extraction :||Screw Mill ,|
|Water Source :||- ,|
|Fermentation :||Stainless steel tanks, 100% agave, Natural Yeast, Fermentation with fibers ,|
|Distillation :||2x distilled ,|
|Still :||Stainless Pot w/Copper Coil ,|
|Aging :||- ,|
|ABV/Proof :||46% abv (92-proof)|
Astral Tequila announced today that it will introduce 'smart' bottles of its award-winning spirit to engage with consumers in-store and deliver customized digital experiences with the tap of a smartphone.
For the money, Astral Tequila is a good high proof, clean blanco. As a sipper it could be a little rough around the edges, but perfect for a high quality mixed cocktail. So keep drinking tequila, and as Jonathan would say.... Stay thirsty my friends.
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