Tequila is more then shot you see college kids take on spring break. Today, tequila has become a well refined and sophisticated spirt that has become very popular in recent years by the super-rich. Many celebrities has started their own tequila companies like Adam Levine and Sammy Hagar Santo who launched the world’s first mezquila (a combination of tequila and mezcal) or Justin Timberlake with Sauza 901 Tequila and George Clooney and Rande Gerber whose tequila Casamigos Tequila is valued at almost 1 billion dollars.
Tequila is no longer that college drink where you regret drinking it the next day but has become the drink of choice for many refined palettes. Real tequila is fruity, earthy and tropical by nature. Combing with cocktails it’s become the drink choice for most people. By ageing Tequila in wood barrels it’s mellow notes take on complex as well as candied flavors similar to whiskey.
Tequila is a spirit drink made from the aged blue agave plant, usually present in the city of Tequila, 65 kilometres (40 mi) n.w. of Guadalajara, as well as in the highlands (Los Altos) in the western Mexican state of Jalisco.
Tequila is frequently made at a 38–40% alcohol (76–80 proof), but could also produce in between 35–55% alcohol content (70–110 proof).Though most tequilas are 80 proof, many distillers will distil to 100 proof and then dilute it with clean water to decrease the potency.
In the past decade more and more people are starting to collect and open up with tequila and that has spawned the super-rich to invest buy some of the most expensive in the world. Having more than 1200 different tequilas flooding the marketplace today it’s a spirit that won’t be departing away anytime soon.
For example, the Ultra-Premium Ley .925 Pasion Azteca has become the most expensive tequila in the world. These bottles typically go from a quarter million to a million dollars to a surprising $3.5 million for each botttle!!!!
The shiny bottle, created by Mexican artist, Alejandro Gomez Oropeza, shows a chic meeting of white-gold and platinum having the artist’s engraving.
So what does a million dollar bottle of tequila come with? Well aside from the great taste of tequila each bottle is diamond encrusted platinum bottle. Each of these bottles can supposedly cost as much as an estimate of $3.5 million.
For most getting a taste of the most expensive Tequila is mostly a dream connoisseurs can only dream of. But if you by chance play the lottery you may have a shot at owner this prized Tequila. Most recently the US Powerball lottery jackpot hit 1.5 billion which is most then enough to buy this rare and most coveted Tequila.
Who knows with only just a couple of bucks you can perhaps buy this Tequila and be the envy of every Tequila collector in the world. Most of us will never get a shot at even looking at one of these bottles but we can all dream of one day spend money on anything we want.
Those dreams will never come true unless you play and win the lottery. It’s like they say you will never win if you never play.