It began with one hard-working visionary, Don José Maria in 1922 within the highlands of Jalisco, from the city of Arandas, Mexico. Throughout these 101 years, the recipe was a intently guarded secret handed down by phrase of mouth, for generations, till the early Seventies, when the visionary’s grandson opened a distillery to share the tequila recipe with extra folks than solely his members of the family. However, the title of the tequila turned “Cazadores,” or “The Hunters,” named after the majestic stags that roam the agave fields, symbolizing years that the Don José Maria spent looking for the right tequila recipe. Tequila CAZADORES® is made with 100% Blue Agave grown, harvested, and distilled within the highlands of Jalisco, Mexico, now acknowledged because the premier agave rising area on this planet. The Tequila CAZADORES® model is a part of the portfolio of Bacardi Restricted, headquartered in Hamilton, Bermuda.
Now, and in honor of Nationwide Tequila Day, July twenty fourth, CAZADORES® has introduced the discharge of a brand new innovation to their portfolio of tequilas made with 100% agave: CAZADORES® Café. The daring but easy tequila-based espresso liqueur is now accessible throughout the U.S. as Tequila CAZADORES® Café Espresso Liqueur.
Tequila CAZADORES® Café Espresso Liqueur delivers a tequila-based liqueur with the wealthy taste of espresso. Made with 100% agave Tequila CAZADORES® Blanco, richly roasted espresso and agave nectar, this premium tequila espresso liqueur affords deep and wealthy flavors with a refined sweetness that includes vanilla and chocolate notes. It may be sipped neat, served on the rocks, or used as a drink mixer for cocktails like an Espresso Martini. One can even pair this espresso drink along with your favourite desserts for a wealthy, scrumptious expertise. The tequila CAZADORES® Blanco undergoes a two-stage fermentation and double-distillation course of in small copper lined pot stills with no growing older. It additionally follows the normal seven-step zero-waste course of.
Jimadors begin by harvesting the piñas, after which extract 99% of the uncooked agave juice via a singular 24-step diffusion course of moderately than cooking them first.
Through the lengthy fermentation course of, it’s mentioned that Mozart performed to appease the yeast and water particles, in order that they create probably the most memorable style for the tequila. Then, as the ultimate step to create CAZADORES® Café, they infuse the liquid with espresso and agave. This creates a mix and end to the liqueur, guaranteeing all of the tasting notes and aromas come via in every sip.
Now it’s prepared.
“We’re excited to introduce CAZADORES® Café this summer time. Following the traits we have seen in coffee-based cocktails and the recognition of the espresso martini, we needed to create a tequila-based liqueur that may enchantment to a variety of cocktail lovers in a brand new and revolutionary method,” says Jay Needham, Tequila CAZADORES® Model Director.
Nationwide Tequila Day was July 24, and Tequila CAZADORES® introduced a non-public 3-day pop-up in New York Metropolis at 164 Mott Avenue, to have a good time the launch of CAZADORES® Café. The Mexican-inspired CAZADORES Café Cantina ran from July twenty first – twenty third and featured genuine Mexican mild bites, in addition to a wide range of daytime cafe drinks and nighttime cocktails to expertise the flexibility of CAZADORES Café. Company of the personal occasion had been among the many first to style the brand new Tequila-based espresso liqueur.
With tequila persevering with to be a hottest spirit, Tequila CAZADORES® needed to create a product that would stand by itself in addition to make the right addition to one of the vital common cocktails in the intervening time: The Espresso Martini. Inside this Martini and different Cazadores cocktails, the next tasting notes had been highlighted: richly roasted Mexican espresso, vanilla, and chocolate. We’re grateful that the Café shared its recipe for the Espresso Martini:
CAZADORES® Café Espresso Martini Recipe
2 oz. CAZADORES® Café Espresso Liquour
2 oz. Recent Brewed Espresso or 1 oz. Espresso Espresso beans
Methodology: Mix substances with ice, shake and serve in a cocktail glass.
Garnish with 3 espresso beans.
Cazadores Cafe label with Stag
Tequila Cazadores Cafe
Bottle of Teuila Cazdores Cafe.