1. Who were the first (-known) culture to drink agave juice (pulque)
    The Olmec, Mexican natives.
  2. What was the first name of the fermented Agave juice?
  3. What is the different between tequila and mescal?
    • tequila - made from boiled agave plant
    • mescal- made from roasted agave plant
  4. How long does it take for the Blue Agave plant to be ready for harvest and tequila production?
    8-10 years
  5. Tequila Blanco
    • made the original tequila
    • not aged
  6. oro/gold
    as blanco tequila but added color and taste enchanters. a mix to tequila
  7. Reposado tequila
    Tequila aged at least two monte up to a year.
  8. Anejo
    Tequila aged more than a year
  9. Reserva
    Tequila ages up to 8 yrs, 100% blue agave tequila.
  10. When the spanish people arrived in Mexico and started to distill the juice, what did they cal it and what did it mean in the natives language?
    mesca - wine of agave plant
  11. That is the original (scientific) name of blue agave?
    Agave Azul Tequilina Weber
  12. How many times is tequila distilled and in what kind of distillation apparatus?
    Twice in a alambic pot still
  13. In hat areas can tequila be produced?
    • Nayarit
    • Jalisco
    • Tamaulipas
    • Guanajuato
    • Michoacan
  14. Tequila brands
    • Jose Cuervo
    • Sierra
    • Patron
    • Reposado
    • Don Julio
Card Set
teori tequila ebs