Distiller Cirilo Oropeza claims that playing rock music to his vats of fermenting agave helps to "inspire" the yeast. Espolon Reposado starts off life as Blanco then aged for three to five months in new American oak barrels to create a more complex and well-rounded character.The bottle is adorned with skeletons and figures of hero's that were prevalent during Mexico's fight for independence.
Notes: Smooth, light-bodied. Aromas of caramel, tropical fruit and oak with flavors of plantains vanilla and spice.
Pairings: Grilled pineapple, skirt steak, octopus
Serving Suggestions: Neat, chilled or mixed into your favorite cocktail
Alcohol Content: 40%