Cazadores Reposado Tequila is a type of tequila that is made from blue agave and aged in oak barrels for a minimum of two months and up to a maximum of one year. It is produced in the town of Arandas in the highlands of Jalisco, Mexico by the Cazadores brand.
The Reposado variety of tequila is characterized by its smooth taste and its balance of agave flavor with the flavors imparted by the oak barrel. The aging process gives the tequila a slightly golden color and a more complex flavor profile than unaged tequila.
Cazadores Reposado Tequila has won several awards and is highly regarded by tequila enthusiasts for its quality and taste. It is often enjoyed neat or on the rocks, but can also be used as a base for cocktails such as margaritas and palomas.
The history of Cazadores Tequila dates back to 1922, when Jose Maria Bañuelos founded the distillery in the town of Arandas, Jalisco, Mexico. The brand’s name “Cazadores” means “hunters” in Spanish and was inspired by Bañuelos’ passion for hunting in the Jalisco highlands.
For many years, Cazadores Tequila was only available locally and was primarily consumed by the people of Arandas. However, in the 1970s, the brand began to expand its distribution and gain popularity in other parts of Mexico.
In the 1990s, the brand was acquired by Bacardi Limited, which helped to further expand its distribution globally. Today, Cazadores Tequila is sold in over 50 countries and is recognized as one of the top premium tequila brands in the world.
Cazadores Reposado Tequila was first introduced in the 1990s and quickly gained a following among tequila enthusiasts for its smooth taste and quality. The brand’s Reposado Tequila is aged for a minimum of two months in oak barrels, which gives it a unique flavor profile and a slightly golden color.
In recent years, Cazadores has continued to innovate and expand its product line, introducing new varieties of tequila such as Añejo and Blanco, as well as flavored tequilas. Despite its global success, Cazadores remains committed to its roots and continues to produce its tequila in the traditional way, using the finest ingredients and techniques handed down through generations.
Cazadores Reposado Tequila has an ABV (alcohol by volume) of 40%.