Aged to Perfection: Unveiling the Finest Añejo Tequilas of the 2024 San Francisco World Spirits Competition

by The Tasting Alliance Team  |  05.03.2024

Añejo Tequila, aged to perfection, embodies the essence of time, tradition, and craftsmanship. Join us as we embark on a journey through the finalists for the Best Añejo Tequila at the 2024 San Francisco World Spirits Competition.

Avión Reserva Cristalino

Avión Reserva Cristalino stands as a beacon of refinement. Aged for 18 months and then meticulously filtered, it embodies the perfect balance of smoothness and complexity. With notes of vanilla and caramel, this crystal-clear tequila is a testament to Avión’s dedication to crafting the finest spirits.

Rancho La Gloria Añejo Tequila

With hints of caramel and spice, this tequila offers a smooth and velvety texture that is as satisfying as it is unforgettable.

Pantalones Organic Tequila Añejo

Pantalones Organic Tequila, founded by Matthew and Camila McConaughey, is more than just a brand—it’s a lifestyle. Born from a passion for sustainability and quality, Pantalones offers tequilas that are as organic as they are delicious. With a focus on tradition and innovation, Pantalones is redefining the tequila experience for a new generation.

Tres Generaciones Tequila 50th Anniversary Legacy Edition Añejo

With a legacy spanning over 50 years, this esteemed brand has produced tequilas of exceptional quality and character. Aged for a minimum of three years in oak barrels, this tequila boasts a rich mahogany color and a complex flavor profile. With notes of dark chocolate, dried fruit, and toasted oak, it offers a smooth and delicious drinking experience.

El Tesoro: Mundial Collection: Laphroaig Edition

The Mundial Collection: Laphroaig Edition from El Tesoro Tequila is a bold and adventurous expression. Aged for a minimum of four years in American oak barrels and finished in barrels previously used to age Laphroaig Scotch Whisky, it boasts a rich amber color and a complex flavor profile. With notes of smoke, peat, and oak, this tequila offers a unique and unforgettable drinking experience.

As we raise a toast to the finalists for the Best Añejo Tequila, let us celebrate the rich cultural heritage and time-honored traditions that make tequila a spirit like no other. Whether enjoyed neat, on the rocks, or in your favorite cocktail, these exceptional spirits offer a taste of Mexico’s vibrant culture and a journey of flavor that is truly unforgettable. Stay tuned as we raise a glass to the winner at the Top Shelf 2024 Awards Gala in San Francisco!