Moët Hennessy has launched its Volcan De Mi Tierra Tequila vary within the UK.
Established in 2017, Volcan De Mi Tierra is a collaborative effort between Moët Hennessy and the Gallardo household.
The model’s title is a nod to the historical past of the Tequila-making area; greater than 200,000 years in the past, a volcano, known as Tequila, erupted and created the fertile soil of the Jalisco area in Mexico.
‘Volcan De Mi Tierra’ interprets into English as ‘land of the volcano’. The model’s distillery sits on the foot of the volcano.
The Tequila is made out of Blue Weber agave and is constructed on an assemblage, utilizing agave from the Lowlands and Highlands of Jalisco. The agave from every area is distilled individually earlier than mixing.
Julien Morel, CEO of Volcan De Mi Tierra, mentioned: “After a profitable introduction within the US and Mexico, we’re thrilled to deliver Volcan De Mi Tierra to new territories and reveal what Tequila is succesful to supply when it comes to style, craft and expertise.
“The UK market is especially necessary for Volcan, the place we see exponential curiosity for Tequila, from discerning customers and influential commerce.”
Volcan De Mi Tierra is obtainable in two variants: Blanco and Cristalino.
The Blanco expression is alleged to have natural and spicy aromas from the Lowlands, complemented by fruity and floral notes from the Highlands.
Bottled at 40% ABV, Volcan De Mi Tierra Blanco is priced at RRP £44 (US$60) per 700ml bottle.
In the meantime, the Cristalino Tequila is an añejo expression, aged for 4 months with totally different cask finishes. The wooden color is then eliminated by pure filtration to provide a transparent liquid. Aromas embrace dried fruit, chocolate, vanilla and cooked agave.
With an ABV of 40%, Volcan De Mi Tierra Cristalino has an RRP of £62 (US$85) per 700ml.
The Tequilas can be found to buy from www.clos19.com, Grasp of Malt, The Whisky Trade and on-trade venues similar to Kol, Callooh Callay, Coya, Disrepute and Little Bat.
Santiago Cortina Gallardo, Volcan De Mi Tierra COO and member of the founding Gallardo household, added: “During the last 5 years, we’ve got been working to develop our capabilities and capability at Volcan’s very personal distillery.
“All through this course of we’ve got constantly refined our craft and have in the end produced world-class expressions. Volcan De Mi Tierra shouldn’t be solely a Tequila, it’s the creation of a novel profile, enhancing all of the nuances from every area. We sit up for additional sharing Volcan De Mi Tierra with the world.”
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Plus, earlier this month, actor Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson, co-founder of Teremana Tequila, revealed a branded tour bus that can journey the US handing out cocktails.