Fuenteseca 9 Year Tequila
Fuenteseca 9 Year Tequila at Third Base Market & Spirits
Elevating tequila to an art form, Third Base Market & Spirits is honored to feature the Fuenteseca 9 Year Tequila. Aged an extraordinary nine years in French oak casks, this unique extra añejo tequila captures the apex of craftsmanship. Hailing from the prestigious distillery Enrique Fonseca, this is a tequila designed for the most discriminating of palates.
- Name: Fuenteseca 9 Year Tequila
- Type: Tequila, Extra Añejo
- Age: 9 Years
- Region: Atotonilco, Jalisco, Mexico
- Alcohol by Volume (ABV): Approximately 40%
Tasting Notes and Technical Description:
At a glance, the Fuenteseca 9 Year Tequila exhibits a luscious mahogany hue with golden tinges. This is a direct result of its prolonged interaction with seasoned French oak, offering the visual promise of what awaits the senses. The bottle itself is an aesthetic masterpiece that reflects the artisanal character of its contents.
The olfactory profile is an embodiment of complexity and richness. Dominant notes of toasted oak meld seamlessly with subtler aromatics like vanilla, butterscotch, and dark chocolate. The nose also catches a whiff of dry fruits such as dates and figs, layered with an undercurrent of floral notes and spices like nutmeg and cinnamon.
One sip is enough to confirm the prowess of the craftsmen behind Fuenteseca. A harmonious interplay between the umami of slow-cooked agave and the complexity derived from French oak aging is immediately apparent. The palate is introduced to a confluence of flavors, notably dried apricot, caramel, and an assortment of spices. At the base, a leather-like richness envelopes the tongue, reminiscent of premium cigars.
The finish is a symphony that continues to reverberate. A gentle heat persists, as do traces of oak, dried fruit, and spices. This tequila provides a long, satisfying finish that captures the full essence of the spirit in an unforgettably eloquent manner.
A luxurious selection for connoisseurs, Fuenteseca 9 Year Tequila is available exclusively at Third Base Market & Spirits. This is more than just a drink; it is an experience, an embodiment of tequila's utmost capabilities. Its flavor profile is an exploration into the heart of Mexican craftsmanship, a timeless art form that finds its pinnacle expression in this incomparable bottle.