Tequila tour

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Tequila Tour

Located in a mountainous area where the wind goes through the earth and the sun shining on a deep, sea blue-green agave tequila fields.

Tequillan or “place of truibutes o place where you cut” in Nahuatl, is located in the central state of Jalisco, about 1 hour north west of the city of Guadalajara, at the foot of the Sierra Madre.

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Indigenous Chichimecas, Otomi and Nahuatl, ancient inhabitants of great character and spirit, left a historical legacy that still lives among the people of this valley, heirs of customs and traditions of the continuing memory of Meztli, the moon, to which these people spend the most magical plant of this land: the agave.

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Distillation, tradition and legend are intertwined with the history of this magical town

Ours is a story that breathes through the taste of blue agave distilled tequilana. Mayahuetl Heritage, agaves, distillation, tradition and legend are intertwined with the history of this magical town.tour

This  wonderful  destination  is  the  cradle of Mexico‘s  famous drink, it has become a tourist attraction for all those who visit Guadalajara. The endless rows of agaves give the people an ethereal look, which contrasts with the joy that permeates the streets and fields.

Tequila Tour

Walking the fields as well as the town is a unique experience. Visit the agave fields framed by the spectacular scenery in blue emerald and then tour one of the distilleries to learn about the unique process of distilled production, represent a settling of magic and tradition, inviting you to visit and witness its natural, historical and architectural . In town breathes the friendliness of its people towards visitors.

In the center of this magical town full of history and tradition, you can visit the Defenders Chamber of Tequila, the Temple of St. James and the Quinta Sauza.

And for the connoisseurs and the curious who want to know the cultural heritage of the town of Tequila, is National Tequila Museum and operating tequila distillery tours, the most liked is tour at Casa Cuervo, offering various options which include tastings well presented, even you can meet the pet of the house, a beautiful raven. Hence the famous slogan of the house, saying: “There is no black crow or non Cuervo tequila.” So to try to prove it. Do not you think?

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Guadalajara Tequila Tour

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Guadalajara Tequila Tour

Guadalajara Tequila Tour is a wonderful destination, it is the cradle of Mexico’s famous drink, tequila tour it has become a tourist attraction for all those who visit Guadalajara. The endless rows of agaves give the people an ethereal look, which contrasts with the joy that permeates the streets and tequila fields.

includes:

* Our transport passes by you to your hotel or private residence within Guadalajara Metro Area
* Visit agave fields
* Admission to Mundo Cuervo
* Complimentary beverages during the trip
* Visit the magical town of Tequila Jalisco

Departures at 9:00 am –
5:00 pm Return to GDL
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The online payment or Bank deposit. You pay securely online, get a receipt (print), send us information on when and where you want to go through gusmelor@gdltours.com

and you will enjoy this unforgettable experience in Tequila.

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Tasting Tequila at Río de Plata Distillery

A taste for tequila increasingly unleashed passions. Just as the culture of good food, tequila has become a cult drink. The interest in knowing its origin and its quality draws the attention of consumers. The tastings are fashionable and warehouses are filled with people who want to buy a bottle to enjoy at a table full of food quality.
Tasting Tequila
Learning to Taste Tequila from the Experts
The color does not affect quality. All tequilas can be good, although it is hard to pinpoint one factor that determines it. And, in the production of this alcoholic beverage, involving many agents that often Tequila Master can not act.

Type of Agave, the barrel and the time up the aroma and taste of tequila, which differs in each bottle. The tasting is the perfect method to detect and classify. Now, not only is used by winemakers to create wines in the cellars. Individuals also want to appreciate the properties of the product they purchase and those in the market.

MORE TEQUILA FANS.

The so-called “culture of Tequila” is in a growth phase. But this is not new. According to the Tequila Regulatory Council (CRT), since the late eighties he began to detect a progressive generalized appreciation of wine.

The cartons passed into history, although some persist in supermarkets, and glass bottles filled with exquisite wines on the shelves of shops and warehouses.

More and more tequila is consumed, approximately 50% more than twenty years ago. What happens now is that increased consumption of quality wines.

The wine has always been associated with the kitchen. Therefore, in selected restaurants and deli, the wine list is almost longer than the dishes. A symptom of the client is specialized and tends to select the tequila you want to accompany your dishes.

BREAKING MYTHS.

There are many myths that are around the tequila. Often, they are beliefs that are transmitted by word of mouth, though usually false.”The amber color is better than white? It depends, does not confer color quality, says Bernardo Torres, expert taster and a member of the Mexican Academy of Tequila Tasting. ¨ There tequilas fruity, herbal, floral, spicy, depending from where the agave and the type of land where they grow. ¨

Tour a Tequila Factory to learn first hand

Tour Tequilas del Senor Distillery to learn first hand

“The laid back, the older the better,” they say. He believes it also depends, in most cases depends on the quality of tequila, that is, from its formation at the beginning. Not always the case, suggests Bernard. According to the winemaker, is tequilas for all and that should be determined by its qualities and not their color.

La Ruta del Tequila (Tequila Trail Tour) leaving $ 200 million in 2011

La Ruta del Tequila leaving $ 200 million in 2011

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Guadalajara, Jal. La Ruta del Tequila (Tequila Trail)  in Jalisco agave landscape left last year an outlay of 200 million pesos, 600,000 visitors and 152 registered companies like www.gdltours.com , as its coordinator Martha Venegas Trujillo.

Tequila tour at Tequilas del Senor Tlaquepaque
Five years after its creation and declared a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site, this 2011 is facing its greatest challenge: to make the project self-financed tour that from 2006 to date the contribution was $ 1.5 million from the Fund Investment Multilateral Development Bank (IDB), according to Venegas Trujillo.

Local expert in Tequila

Tequila tour

Although the use of IDB already sold out, the outlook is optimistic because of the exponential growth since its foundation the tour, told of his general coordinator.
In its first five years, the Tequila Trail was established as an important driver of investment in the region by adding 152 companies certified tourism badge bearing the TT (Tourist Tequila) issued by the Tequila Regulatory Council, a seal of quality and service same as in 2010 to make investments of around 65 million pesos.
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The tour of the area of appelation of origin of tequila has 13 tour packages and increased from five to eight the number of municipalities from the map.
Venegas said that in 2006 the economic flow in the five municipalities that made up the tour was 30 million pesos, while in 2010 the figure rose to 200 million.
Currently, the route comprised of the towns of Tequila, Amatitan, Arenal, Magdalena, Ahualulco Market, Etzatlán, San Juanito Escobedo and Teuchitlán.
“This gives us the certainty that we are prepared to meet the domestic and international tourism and we are now a tourist-cultural and one of the most representative of Mexico,” he said.
In late 2010, the Tourism Commission in the local Congress, presented an initiative aimed at integrating a trust to help finance the Tequila Trail and create financial independence.