This small-batch, 100 percent Pure Blue Agave silver tequila was named the ″Best Blanco Tequila″ by Epicurious. Casa Dragones Blanco is made to deliver the true essence of agave through an innovative process that focuses on purity. It is perfect for sipping on the rocks or mixing up signature craft cocktails with a crisp, smooth finish.
What tequila does Ellen DeGeneres drink?
The tequila Casa Dragones was featured on Ellen when celebrity chef and TV presenter Ayesha Curry made mango drinks for Ellen and Jennifer Aniston using Casa Dragones. Several Casa Dragones products have been on Oprah’s Favorite Things list, including the Blanco & Joven tequila in 2014 and 2017, as well as the Casa Dragones Blanco small in 2018.
Where does Casa Dragones get its agaves?
It is in the Valley of Tequila, Jalisco, where Casa Dragones harvests their agaves, which is part of the Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt, which is a network of active and dormant volcanoes that runs across Mexico.
What is the history of Casa Dragones?
Casa Dragones was founded in 2009 by Robert W. Pittman, the creator of MTV and the CEO of iHeartMedia (iHeartradio), and tequila industry expert Bertha González Nieves, who was the first woman to be certified as a ‘Maestra Tequilera’ by the Academia Mexicana de Catadores de Tequila, an organization recognized by the Tequila Regulatory Council.
What does Tequila taste like in Mexico?
Mexico – The nose of this crystal clear tequila is bursting with fresh fruit, the most noticeable of which are grapefruit and green apple. When you take a drink, the agave flavor comes through instantly, followed by undertones of black pepper, cloves, and mint, as well as a delicious tropical fruit flavoring.
Where does tequila come from?
Tequila, like wine and other distinct spirits, is made in accordance with the laws that regulate the appellation of origin for which it is intended. Tequila may only be produced in the state of Jalisco, which contains the town of Tequila, as well as sections of the neighboring states of Guanajuato, Michoacán, Nayarit, and Tamaulipas. Tequila is not produced in any other state.
How do I choose the best tequila?
While a young, clean-tasting tequila might be a good choice for shots or blender cocktails, older, smoother varieties can be a better choice for mixed drinks that highlight the taste of the tequila or for sipping as an after-dinner drink.