Gila Tequila Reposado
GILA // Los Altos, Jalisco, Mexico
This reposado is named after the Gila River basin that runs though Arizona and New Mexico in the US and Sonora in Mexico as well as the venomous Gila Monster, a lizard also native to the US southwest and Mexican northwest. Produced by Industrializadora de Agave San Isidro (NOM 1420), it's distilled from 100% blue weber agave and ages 15 months in white oak barrels. Availability is limited to select Duty Free Americas retail outlets.
Tequila ReposadoDistilled from 100% blue Weber agave, it is aged from 2 months up to a year in barrels no larger than 20,000 L. Any type of wood is acceptable, although ex-bourbon barrels are most common. Reposado translates to "rested".
Cask TypeWhite Oak