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Aguerrido Cupreata Don Refugio 750ML

Aguerrido Cupreata Don Refugio 750ML

Regular price $99.00 USD
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The Aguerrido Cupreata from Refugio Calzada Hernandez is a premium agave spirit made using the rare and highly prized Agave cupreata. This spirit is crafted using traditional methods by Don Refugio, who cooks his agave in a pit oven, mills the cooked agave using a shredder, ferments the agaves with open-air yeasts, and double distills in a copper alembic still.

Tasting Notes

  • This agave spirit has a bright and fruity aroma on the nose that will excite the senses.
  • On the palate, the Aguerrido Cupreata from Refugio Calzada Hernandez delivers a delightful combination of pineapple and lime flavors, which adds a refreshing and tropical twist to the overall taste.
  • While the finish is not as robust and long as some other Aguerridos, it still provides a pleasant experience.

Overall, the Aguerrido Cupreata from Refugio Calzada Hernandez is a top-quality agave spirit that will impress even the most discerning palates. Its unique flavor profile, rare agave variety, and traditional production methods make it a true standout in agave spirits.

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Frequently Asked Questions

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We try to keep the store as updated as possible, but we always get new shipments. So if you don't see what you are looking for, send an email, and we'll check to see what Moose is hiding in the back room.

What is the difference between Tequila & Mezcal?

Tequila is a type of mezcal, much like how scotch and bourbon are types of whiskey.

Tequila and mezcal are both types of agave-based spirits that are popular in Mexico, but there are some key differences between the two. Tequila is made exclusively from the blue agave plant, which is primarily grown in the area surrounding the city of Tequila, about 40 miles northwest of Guadalajara. Mezcal, on the other hand, can be made from any type of agave plant, and is often made using traditional, labor-intensive methods.

One of the most noticeable differences between tequila and mezcal is their flavor. Tequila is typically smooth and subtle, with hints of fruit and spices, while mezcal has a more complex, smoky flavor that comes from the roasting of the agave hearts before they are fermented and distilled.

Another difference between the two spirits is their production process. Tequila is typically made using modern industrial methods, while mezcal is often produced using traditional techniques that have been passed down for generations. This can give mezcal a more authentic, artisanal character.

In general, tequila is considered to be a more refined and sophisticated spirit, while mezcal is often viewed as a more rustic and traditional drink. Both are popular in Mexico and are enjoyed around the world, so the best way to decide which one you like is to try them both and see which one suits your tastes.

Where do you ship to?

Currently, we only ship within California.

Our rates are applicable for orders up to six bottles.

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California Proposition 65 Warning

Drinking distilled spirits, beer, coolers, wine and other alcoholic beverages may increase cancer risk, and, during pregnancy, can cause birth defects. 
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