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Fortaleza Blanco Still Strength Tequila

Tequila Blanco

Tequila Fortaleza // Tequila Valley, Jalisco, Mexico

Requested By 3underpar

community rating

4.31
4 out of 5 stars
( 13 )

Fortaleza Blanco Still Strength is bottled at or near the proof coming off the still. The tequila is produced in a traditional manner using brick ovens to cook the agaves which are then crushed with a tahona (large stone wheel).

They are then allowed to naturally ferment in open air wooden tanks. Twice distilled and bottled with no additives at 92 proof.

Fortaleza Blanco Still Strength is bottled at or near the proof coming off the still. The tequila is produced in a traditional manner using brick ovens to cook the agaves which are then crushed with a tahona (large stone wheel). They are then allowed to naturally ferment in open air wooden tanks. Twice distilled and bottled with no additives at 92 proof.

  • age
    NAS
  • Cost
  • abv
    46.0
  • Tequila Blanco
    Distilled 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.
  • Cask Type
    unaged

Tasting Notes

"A bright, citrusy nose of lime and grapefruit mingles with a whiff of green pepper. The palate takes on more tropical and herbal notes with pineapple, mint, thyme and oregano. It finishes clean with earthy flavors of dark chocolate, mushroom and a tangy hint of tangerine. "

Score 96
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