When done well, what results is a luxuriously complex sipping Tequila that doesn’t stray too far into American whiskey territory. Tapatio Añejo’s lack of dilution produces a spirit of great purity and balance, while Arette Añejo retains its peppery kick while reinforcing it with real texture and mouthfeel.
At the luxury end, releases are much sought-after for their opulent mix of power and sumptuous flavours, and there’s innovation too: Patrón Gran Burdeos is matured in a combination of French and American oak before moving into casks previously used to mature one of Bordeaux’s greatest wines; and Ocho Añejo Single Barrel2020欧洲杯时间 is – very unusually for Tequila – bottled at cask strength.
Typical Character and Style of Anejo
- Black Pepper