Fundador Exclusivo is a matured Brandy de Jerez
with an intense dark gold color.
Those guests curious about brandy's range can order The Really Damn Good Flight ($30), tastes of Pisco Porton, Lepanto Brandy de Jerez
and Pierre Ferrand.
It is the Mexican equivalent of Carlos I Solera Gran Reserva, the highest designation bestowed on a Brandy de Jerez
Spirits from the barrel include Spanish Ferandez Brandy de Jerez
Solera Gran Reserva as well as Armagnacs and Calvados.
The country's principal appellation, Brandy de Jerez
, also happens to be the largest and most revered.
Cesar Saldana, director general of Brandy de Jerez
Regulatory Council, was on hand to give a description of each.
France, Spain and Italy were all wine producing countries where grapes were plentiful; as a result they developed a tradition of distilling wine or the leftovers from the winemaking process and gave the world cognac, armagnac, brandy de jerez