Arta Tequila Silver
Arta Tequila // Tequila Valley, Jalisco, Mexico
Arta Tequila is produced by the Gonzalez family in El Arenal in the Valley of Jalisco. They adhere to dry farming and sustainable practices without the use of pesticides. The agave is harvested at between 8 - 10 years old and cooked using an autoclave (think pressure cooker). The blanco is bottled unaged after triple distillation.
Tequila BlancoDistilled from 100% blue Weber agave, it is typically unaged , clear, and bottled straight after distillation. Sometimes rested in stainless steel up to 60 days and can also be aged in wood for no more than 30 days.
"This is an unusually malty tasting tequila, with a medium weight and somewhat viscous mouth feel. The flavors are dry and fresh with grapefruit, lime, lemongrass, and dewy earth. A dash of black pepper heads into the finish, which goes a bit hot. "