ArteNOM Seleccion de 1579 Blanco
ArteNOM Seleccion de 1579 Blanco at Third Base Market & Spirits
The ArteNOM Seleccion de 1579 Blanco is a paragon of artisanal tequila, produced under the meticulous stewardship of Master Distiller Felipe Camarena at the storied El Pandillo Distillery. Representing the epitome of Jaliscan terroir, this single-estate tequila stands as an exemplar of meticulous craftsmanship and regional fidelity. Third Base Market & Spirits is proud to offer this stunning tequila, serving as a focal point of our curated selection of premium spirits.
- Name: ArteNOM Seleccion de 1579 Blanco
- Type: Blanco Tequila
- Age: Unaged
- Region: Jesus Maria, Jalisco, Mexico
- Alcohol by Volume (ABV): 40%
Tasting Notes and Technical Description:
In the glass, this tequila shimmers with crystalline clarity, displaying an unblemished purity that immediately captures the eye. The liquid is luminous, reflecting its uncompromised quality.
The bouquet opens with quintessential notes of fresh agave, accentuated by subtle mineral undertones derived from the highlands’ volcanic soil. Fragments of citrus, particularly grapefruit and lemon zest, are woven into an aromatic tapestry with nuances of white pepper and fresh herbs.
The entry is exceptionally smooth, offering a harmonious ensemble of agave sweetness and complex minerality. The mid-palate reveals further intricacies—floral notes, brine, and a touch of vegetal quality that pays homage to the 100% blue agave used in its production. A slight peppery bite lends a remarkable structure to the experience, while fleeting glimpses of tropical fruit—think guava and pineapple—impart a multi-layered richness.
A clean, crisp finish awaits, marked by a lingering minerality and a whisper of citrus. The agave's earthy character remains present but never overstays its welcome, concluding the tasting experience on a beautifully balanced note.
Despite its complexity, the tequila possesses an elegant, medium-bodied texture. The rounded mouthfeel seamlessly complements its vibrant flavor profile, making it suitable for both sipping and as a high-end mixer in artisan cocktails.
Third Base Market & Spirits Perspective:
ArteNOM Seleccion de 1579 Blanco is a striking example of how terroir can influence and elevate a spirit to new heights. At Third Base Market & Spirits, we highly recommend this bottle to anyone seeking to delve into the nuanced world of premium tequilas. Whether enjoyed neat or as the foundation of an ambitious cocktail, its quality is unmistakable.
Given its artisanal production methods and limited bottlings, this tequila is a coveted find. For aficionados of true craft spirits, ArteNOM Seleccion de 1579 Blanco represents an invaluable addition to any collection.
In summation, ArteNOM Seleccion de 1579 Blanco is a masterful representation of Jalisco's terroir, providing an intricate and harmonious balance of flavors and aromas. Its unique composition marks it as a must-try for discerning palates, making it an indispensable selection at Third Base Market & Spirits.