El Ladrón Blanco Blue Agave Spirit
Venus Spirits // California, USA
Venus Spirits is a distillery founded by Sean Venus in 2012 and is located in Santa Cruz, California; this is where El Ladrón (the thief) Agave Spirit is distilled. Agave juice is sourced from Guadalajara from agaves in the highlands of Jalisco. The juice is fermented, distilled, and bottled at Venus Spirits. The product is rested in stainless-steel before bottling and is 94 proof.
Other AgaveSpirits that are distilled from any type of agave and produced anywhere in the world outside of designated regions in Mexico.
"The aroma will be familiar to those that have tasted new-make whiskey. This aroma is blended with some sweet roasted agave and freshly-cut grass. There are some ripe raspberry notes on the mid-palate and the finish is now more like an agave spirit. The finish is slightly bitter, dry and clean."