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Tequila Centinela

Since 1904 - Arandas, Jalisco

Tequila Centinela was founded in 1904 in this privileged valley of Arandas. Reddish earth, of substantial fruits; loaded with power, soul and spirit. The region of Jalisco, Mexico, by its "Denomination of Origin", is unique in the world that produces tequila.

Oak barrel aging room at Tequila Centinela, Arandas, Jalisco. May 19, 2007
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oak barrel aging room - tequila centinela - arandas

Stainless steel stills (alambiques) at Tequila Centinela, Arandas, Jalsico
barrel aging room - tequila centinela - arandas
stone tahona at the entrance to tequila centinela in arandas
Stainless steel stills (alambiques)
Barrel aging and storage room
Stone tahona at the entrance

Tequila is not just drink, is history, sun and thirst, rough hands and a machete, a land and landscape studded with cactus. It is also narrative of customs and festivals. Cowboy hat and guitar, fence, balcony and black eyes. Trace of this singular history, tequila is now dynamic present and promising future. Typical drink of Mexican culture, has now become a prestigious drink for its quality has the highest growth in export markets, and is present in over 70 countries worldwide.

Tequila Centinela SA of C.V. is part of the story. Born in 1904 in this privileged valley of Arandas. Red dirt of juicy fruit, full of strength, soul and spirit. Land of Jalisco, Mexico, for its "Designation of Origin", is unique in the world to produce tequila. Centinela Tequila has been the mainstay of the industry in the region and has maintained from generation to generation the tradition of the development process tequila.

tequila centinela blanco
centinela tequila reposado
centinela anejo tequila
centinela anejo tequila aged 3 years
Centinela Blanco
Not aged
Centinela Reposado
Aged in white oak
Centinela Añejo
Aged for one year
Centinela Añejo
Tres Años - Aged 3 years

Tequilana Weber blue agave grown in this region of the highlands of Jalisco, is the raw material only at maturity is selected for the production of Tequila Centinela, acknowledged to be 100% agave. The procurement process is conducted in modern facilities designed to use the traditional method. Includes masonry ovens cooking and fermentation with "strains" obtained from the same agave juice. Rich also has a rigorous quality control that is based on the latest technology.

cabrito reposado tequila
cabrito reposado tequila
Cabrito Reposado
Aged in white oak
2005 Bottle
Cabrito Reposado
Aged in white oak
2008 Bottle

Copper still, (alambique de cobre) at Tequila Centinela, Arandas, Jalsico
Stainless steel stills (alambiques) at Tequila Centinela, Arandas, Jalsico
Cooked agave hearts in adobe oven at Tequila Centinela, Arandas, Jalsico
Copper still, (alambique de cobre)
Stainless steel stills (alambiques)
Cooked agave hearts in adobe oven

After the double distillation rest period for the different "Tequila Centinela, is made in oak or white oak barrels under the conditions of lighting, temperature and humidity traditional. These procedures comply with the official Mexican standard and are always verified by the Tequila Regulatory Council. Thus, each of the Centinela Tequila gets body color, flavor and aroma that identifies and distinguishes. These qualities are backed by the "original packaging" prerequisite and guarantee of the quality of Sentinel Products.

Tequila Centinela SA of C.V. grows and strengthens over time, producing tequila brands like: Cabrito Tequila, Tequila Caracol, that life has been part of their tradition. All Centinela Tequilas are distilled 100% agave, excellent transparency and brilliance, with its authentic taste that pleases the most demanding palates.

stainless steel fermentation tanks - tequila centinela - arandas, jalisco
workers unload raw agave hearts from a truck onto a conveyor - tequila centinela - arandas, jalisco
Stainless steel fermentation tanks
Used oak barrels from Jack Daniels
Workers unload raw agave hearts


Tequila Centinela, S. A. de C. V.
Km. 3 Carretera Arandas-Tepas, Col. Rancho El Centinela
Arandas, Jalisco C. P. 47180 Mexico
Tel: 01-348-783-0468 | 01-348-783-0469

Gerente General -
Lic Leonardo Hernández Guerrero
Email:
jleo@tequilacentinela.com.mx

NOM 1140 - DOT 86
Tequila Centinela S. A. de C. V.
Website: http://www.tequilacentinela.com/


Last Revision - 23 April 2010 - jat
Tequila Centinela, Arandas, Jalisco, Mexico