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El Mayor Añejo Cristalino Tequila, Jalisco, Mexico

El Mayor Añejo Cristalino Tequila, Jalisco, Mexico

Crystal Heritage: El Mayor Añejo Cristalino Tequila

El Mayor Añejo Cristalino Tequila is a testament to the Gonzalez family's enduring legacy and their devotion to the art of tequila making. Distilled in the heart of Jalisco's Los Altos region, this exceptional tequila marries the complexity of an añejo with the crisp clarity of a blanco, creating a unique sipping experience that defies expectations. Crafted with meticulous care and a passion that spans four generations, El Mayor Añejo Cristalino stands as a shining example of innovation rooted in tradition.

Passionate Pedigree

The Gonzalez family, led by Master Distiller Rodolfo Gonzalez and represented by Grace Gonzalez, the fourth generation Distiller and Brand Ambassador, embodies a deep commitment to the tequila craft. Their hands-on approach ensures that every bottle of El Mayor Tequila encapsulates the family's dedication to quality, from the premium Weber Blue Agave plants to the final distillation process. This commitment is evident in El Mayor Añejo Cristalino, a product of their passion and meticulous attention to detail.

Production Highlights

El Mayor Añejo Cristalino is distilled from 100% Tequilana Weber agave, utilizing traditional autoclave cooking and roller mill extraction. Fermented in stainless steel tanks without fibers and distilled twice in stainless pot stills with copper coils, it achieves an unparalleled purity of spirit. Aged for a minimum of 12 months in American White Oak barrels, it undergoes a proprietary ultra-fine charcoal filtration process, removing color while preserving the tequila's rich aromatics and flavor profile.

Sensory Perception

  • Color: Crystal clear, a testament to its meticulous filtration.
  • Nose: A complex bouquet of cooked agave and oak, enriched with vanilla and fruity undertones, leading to subtle herbal notes.
  • Palate: Dry fruits and vanilla dominate, with oak notes providing depth and complexity.
  • Finish: A fresh herbal and citrus finish, clean and invigorating.

Unique Aspects

Highlighting its uniqueness, El Mayor Añejo Cristalino's innovation is further underscored by the leadership of Grace Gonzalez, one of the few female master distillers in the tequila industry. Her guidance and expertise continue pushing traditional tequila production's boundaries, ensuring El Mayor's place at the forefront of the craft.

Pairings and Occasions

Perfect for savoring alongside rich dishes like steak and salmon, El Mayor Añejo Cristalino enhances the dining experience with its versatile flavor profile. It is also the star of craft cocktails, adding depth and clarity to any recipe, such as the brand's favorite, "Partridge in a Chai Tea."

Awards and Recognition

El Mayor Añejo Cristalino has been honored with multiple awards, including Platinum, the Consumers' Choice Award at the 2021 SIP Awards, and an Innovation Award in 2020. These accolades are a testament to its exceptional quality and the innovative spirit of El Mayor.

In Summary

El Mayor Añejo Cristalino Tequila is more than just a spirit; it celebrates heritage, innovation, and the relentless pursuit of excellence. With Grace Gonzalez at the helm, it embodies the rich legacy of the Gonzalez family and their contribution to the world of tequila. Discover the crystal clarity and complex character of El Mayor Añejo Cristalino, and experience the unparalleled craftsmanship of a genuinely exceptional tequila.

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