Casa Noble’s newest bottling, Marqués de Casa Noble, is an uncommon tequila that defies simple categorization. It’s described as a mix 21 añejos and further añejos, aged in French oak. Particularly, the mix contains 12 further añejos and 9 añejos aged one to 5 years.
By mixing distinctive aromas, Jose “Pepe” Hermosillo, Casa Noble’s Founder and Maestro Tequilero, crafted a taste profile that’s alluringly wealthy, silky and balanced. Cooked agave sweetness, vanilla, ripe fruits and roasted nuts with spiced accents spherical out Marqués de Casa Noble’s unequalled style, and the end is clean, providing hints of white chocolate, pecan, and almond.
“With Marqués de Casa Noble, we aimed to create a spirit that isn’t simply advanced and premium but in addition sippable – one thing to be loved alongside life’s greatest moments,” stated Jose “Pepe” Hermosillo, Casa Noble’s Founder and Maestro Tequilero. “Every step of the tequila making course of was rigorously deliberate and executed over the course of a few years to create this unmatched spirit. At Casa Noble, we delight ourselves on extending this identical stage of dedication to all expressions, crafting genuine tequilas that rival even the best spirits out there.”
The 750ml Marqués de Casa Noble bottle resembles an agave spear and is packaged in a field that permits for a fascinating reveal expertise.
In order that’s the story, let’s give this a whirl.
Contemplating the age of the tequilas on this mix, there’s a surprisingly big agave punch on the nostril right here, with a fancy fragrant profile exuding notes of inexperienced pepper, lemongrass, stewed tomatoes, and, ultimately, garam masala. There’s a lot to delve in to, you might be forgiven for lacking the quieter notes of caramel and chocolate, in addition to the nuttier components within the combine, although these develop into extra distinguished in time. There’s a lot extra to find on the palate, which is initially fairly peppery with each black and inexperienced pepper components and intense inexperienced agave notes, then notes of dried hemp. Give it time and sweetness builds: purple berry jam, caramel-draped flan, and vanilla custard. Barely lemony on the end, with lingering, inexorable black pepper components.
80 proof. NOM 1137.
B+ / $170 / casanoble.com