Gran Centenario Leyenda Extra Añejo
Tequila Extra Añejo
Gran Centenario // Jalisco, Mexico
Gran Centenario Leyenda is an extra añejo tequila which begins with 100% blue weber agave. The tequila is then aged for four years in new American oak. Finally, the tequila is blended with older tequila reserves. Please note that a previous Leyenda version in a round bottle from the brand has been discontinued and replaced with this version which was released in October 2019.
Tequila Extra AñejoDistilled from 100% blue Weber agave, it is aged for at least 3 years in barrels not to exceed 600 liters. Any type of wood is acceptable, although ex-bourbon barrels are most common. Extra Añejo tequilas are also known as "ultra aged".
Cask Typenew American oak
"Look for aromas of baking spice, pepper, a touch of dried cherry and forest. It's silky on the palate, with caramelized agave, smoky honey, walnut and prominent oak flavors. As sweeter flavors slowly fade, tannins and a touch of clove spice remain."