Don Julio Reposado Tequila 0.75L

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KShs7,685 incl. of VAT

Don Julio Reposado is a premium tequila known for its smooth and rich flavor profile. It is aged for a minimum of two months in oak barrels, allowing it to develop a perfect balance between the agave’s natural sweetness and the subtle influence of the oak. This Reposado expression from the renowned Don Julio brand is an excellent choice for sipping neat or for use in crafting flavorful tequila cocktails.

Description

About the Distillery

Don Julio is a prestigious and highly regarded tequila brand founded by Don Julio González in 1942. The brand is committed to producing high-quality tequilas using traditional methods, and it has become a symbol of craftsmanship and excellence in the tequila industry. 

How this product is made

Agave Harvesting: Mature blue agave plants are harvested by skilled jimadors, who carefully remove the leaves to reveal the heart, or ” piña.” The piñas are then cut and cooked to convert the starches into fermentable sugars.

Extraction and Fermentation: The cooked piñas are crushed to extract their juices, which are then fermented. Yeast is added to the juice to facilitate the fermentation process, converting the sugars into alcohol.

Distillation: The fermented liquid, known as “mosto,” is distilled twice in copper pot stills to produce a high-quality tequila spirit. The second distillation helps refine the spirit and remove impurities.

Aging: Don Julio Reposado is aged for a minimum of two months in oak barrels. This aging process allows the tequila to mellow and acquire flavors and aromas from the wood, resulting in a smoother and more complex taste compared to unaged “Blanco” tequilas.

Bottling: After aging, the Reposado tequila is carefully selected and filtered to remove any sediment or impurities. It is then bottled at its optimal strength for distribution.

 Technical Details  

Appearance: Don Julio Reposado has a golden amber color, reflecting its time spent in oak barrels.
Nose: The aroma is inviting, with notes of ripe agave, vanilla, caramel, and hints of toasted oak.
Palate: On the palate, the tequila offers a smooth and velvety texture. Flavors of cooked agave, honey, butterscotch, and a touch of spice unfold, creating a well-rounded and harmonious taste experience.
Finish: The finish is warm and lingering, with a pleasant sweetness and a subtle oak influence.

Alcohol Content:
Don Julio Reposado typically has an alcohol by volume (ABV) of around 38% to 40%, which is standard for most tequilas.

We provide FREE DELIVERY for orders above Kshs. 3,000 within Nairobi. Orders outside of Nairobi will attract delivery charges, which will be calculated based on the cart size and your location. Orders outside of Nairobi are delivered through a logistics partner Fargo Courier.

We deliver anywhere* in Kenya and Orders outside of Nairobi will attract delivery charges, which will be calculated based on the cart size and your location. Orders outside of Nairobi are delivered through a logistics partner Fargo Courier.

*Please note that conditions apply to deliveries to Lamu and some coastal regions.

We offer FREE Click & Collect services where you can choose to place your order on our website and collect it from our Warehouse in Karen. We're located at 76/77 Dagoretti Road, Karen (Opposite The Hub Karen) and your order will be ready within 60 minutes of ordering on the site. This is also a great opportunity to get to meet us in person (we'd love to meet you!).

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