Each bottle of Sauza Tequila, the margarita's favorite tequila, is carefully crafted with the finest, fresh blue agave
from the storied La Perseverancia distillery in Jalisco, Mexico using a process deeply rooted in tradition since 1873.
An excellent example is DeLeon Tequila, a super-premium brand handcrafted in the Los Altos Highlands from sugar-rich agaves
The first is that the single estate agaves
used to make the tequila are USDA and EU certified organic, meaning they were cultivated without the use of pesticides or synthetic fertilizers.
We selected this area because it had numerous desert agaves
deserti), was used by bighorn sheep, and was easily accessible.
236), but similar to the differentiation among some cultivated agaves
Tequila is a spirit distilled from the fermented juice of the blue agave
tequilana Weber var.
Just like the rule that champagne can only be produced in its home region of France, 100% agave
tequila can only be produced from the Weber blue agave
plant found close to that part of Mexico.
nectar is advertised as a "diabetic-friendly," raw, and "100% natural" sweetener.
also boosts sales with a passport marketing program that allows them to ramp up the informational aspect of selling tequila.
I'm talking about agave
nectar, a sweetener high in fructose and low in glucose.
Q I BOUGHT a yucca, phormium and agave
on holiday in Cornwall.
When you think of agaves
, you probably conjure up pictures of the century plant (Agave
Americana), a forbidding species whose splayed and leathery leaves may exceed 6 feet in length.
Indeed, it produced the 2000-2003 shortage and a phenomenal spike in prices that encouraged them to plant 60 million new agaves
, double the number needed to satisfy current demand.
Forget coca, cannabis plants or poppies - agaves
are the new green currency.
the nation's largest independent family-owned spirits supplier, has announced a joint venture with Tierra de Agaves
, the Mexican spirits company founded by Francisco Beckmann and sons, former co-owner of Jose Cuervo.