Arette Fuerte 101 Proof Blanco Tequila
Arette is a brand of Tequila produced by the Orendain family. The current masters distillers represent the fifth generation producing tequila. Made from 100% estate-grown lowlands Agave, Arette has always prioritized quality over quantity, preserving the original artisanal practices. After 15 hours of roasting, agave are shredded and fermented with a special house yeast in the distilleries original cement vat for 6-7 days, and finally pot distilled and double-filtered before bottling.
This "Fuerte" expression of their Blanco is bottled at 101 proof for a punchier, louder spirit, perfect for cocktailing or for those who simply want more from their Tequila. Aromas of cooked agave, vegetal grass, and cinnamon, followed on the palate with more big agave flavor, an oily grass element, and black pepper. Finish is slightly spicy with butterscotch, baking spice, and licorice.