Introducing Tequila Ocho Añejo 2021 from the La Ladera Estate. This tequila is made with 100% blue agave, harvested only when overripe and distilled at La Alteña Distillery in the Highlands of Jalisco.
This expression is rested for 1 year in ex-american oak whiskey barrels, giving it a light amber color. With a flavor full of complex cooked agave notes, coffee, nutmeg, dried fruits, and salted caramel and a long lasting peppery finish with a buttery mouthfeel, this Ocho Tequila expression will leave you craving more after each sip.
Year/Estate: 2021 La Ladera
Aroma: Black tea, pepper, and wet tobacco.
Flavor: Complex cooked agave notes with dark cacao, coffee, nutmeg, dried fruits, and salted caramel.
Cooking: Stone/Brick Ovens.
Aging: 1 Year in ex-american oak whiskey barrels, giving it a light amber color.
Fermentation: 100% agave, Wood fermentation tanks, Open-air fermentation, Fermentation without fibers.
Extraction: Roller Mill
Distillation: 2x distilled
Still: Copper Pot
Alc. Vol: 40% ABV (80 Proof)