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Tequila Picture Gallery- Page Two

Pictures and photographs of the processes related to making tequila.

the jimador harvests agave plants
copper alambiques used at hacienda la capilla
Jimadors use a Coa de Jima
to harvest agave.
Agabe Tequilana
Copper alambiques used to distill agave mosto (must) into tequila. Hacienda La Capilla

fermenting agave juice in stainless steel tanks at cooperativa tequilera la magdalena
view overlooking the town of tequila and the volcano in the background
view of the town of tequila from a nearby hillside
Fermenting agave must (mosto)
in a stainless steel tank
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View overlooking the town of Tequila and the volcano in the background.
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View of the town of Tequila from a nearby hillside.
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cooked agave hearts (piñas) inside traditional brick oven
agave must (mosto) is fermented at tequila partida - amatitan, jalisco
the jimador harvests agave plants
copper alambiques used at hacienda la capilla
Cooked agave hearts (piñas) inside traditional brick oven used at Fabrica La Alteña in Arandas, Jalisco, Mexico.
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Fermenting must (mosto) in a stainless steel tank at Fabrica Familia Partida, in Amatitan, Jalisco, Mexico
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Jimadors use a Coa de Jima to harvest agave.
Agabe Tequilana
October 2007
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Copper alambiques used to distill agave mosto (must) into tequila.
Hacienda La Capilla
October 2007
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statue in tequila, jalisco, mexico
statue dedicated to mayahuel in the town of tequila, jalisco
old cart with agave hearts at the jose cuervo distillery in tequila, jalisco
Statue at the entrace to the town of Tequila in Jalisco, Mexico
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Statue dedicated to Mayahuel in the town of Tequila in Jalisco, Mexico
May 2005 -
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Old cart with agave hearts at the José Cuervo distillery
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statue dedicated to mayahuel in the town of tequila, jalisco
workers load agave piñas into an autoclave at the sangre azteca tequila factory
old cart with agave hearts at the jose cuervo distillery in tequila, jalisco
cooked agave being loaded into crusher
Statue dedicated to Mayahuel in the town of Tequila in Jalisco, Mexico
May 2005 -
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Workers load agave piñas into a stainless steel autoclave to be cooked
May 2006 -
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Old cart with agave hearts (piñas) at the José Cuervo distillery in Tequila
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Worker puts the cooked agave hearts (piñas) into a shreader
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sauza family museum in tequila, jalisco, mexico
the courtyard inside the sauza family museum in tequila, jalisco, mexico
the entrance at the jose cuervo distillery la rojeña in tequila, jalisco
The Sauza family museum is located in the downtown area of Tequila, Jalisco, Mexico.
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The courtyard inside the Sauza family museum located downtown Tequila, Jalisco, Mexico.
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The entrance at the José Cuervo distillery La Rojeña,
Tequila, Jalisco, Mexico
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Last Revision - 06 March 2011 - jat
Tequila Picture Gallery - Pictures and photographs - Tequila Source - Page Two