Holiday Season Tequila

Holiday Season Tequila

The best time of year

Welcome to the December edition of La Revista! We’re all ready to get into the festive spirit and what better way to do that than with tequila! In this month’s La Revista, we explore the finest holiday-themed tequilas that are perfect for your festive gatherings or anyone on your gift list. There are so many things that elevate a tequila’s enjoyment when sipped during the holiday season. Imagine savouring a tequila with notes of rich caramel, velvety vanilla, and a delicate hint of holiday spices. Sounds perfect, right? Whether you're seeking a soul-soothing sipper to enjoy by the fireplace or the perfect gift for the tequila aficionado on your list, our curated selection will ensure your December is filled with all tequila has to offer! So raise your glasses as we unwrap a toast to the season with a lineup of exceptional tequilas.

Sweet and soothing

Don Julio

First up, sweet and soothing tequila. Picture yourself sipping Don Julio 1942. Its warm embrace of caramel and vanilla resonates like a cozy blanket on a cool winter night. Patrón XO Cafe Incendio beckons with its rich blend of chili spice and chocolate allure, evoking the comforting feeling of holiday treats by the fireplace. If you’re looking for something that offers notes of oak and caramel, open up the Casamigos Reposado. All different notes, these three tequilas provide a sweet and soothing taste experience, perfect for sitting by the fire or having a holiday gathering with friends.

Warmth for the soul

Next we move on to warmth, and a good tequila does just that. If you’re craving the crisp elegance of the holidays, look no further than Espolòn Blanco. With its lively agave character and citrus undertones the notes are reminiscent of a winter morning's zest. If you’re in the mood for something more complex, pick up the Herradura Ultra Añejo. A mix of dried fruit and toasted oak, gives this tequila a more complex flavour that’s perfect a cocktail by the fire. A unique twist is something up your alley, then the Avión Espresso is for you. With it’s Italian espresso infusion, it’s sure to awaken the senses. Spoiler alert, add a little to your holiday eggnog for the perfect holiday cocktail.

The bite of a December’s eve

Maestro Dobel Diamante

When the evenings are dark and air is crisp, these tequilas are the perfect addition. Triple-distilled, Casa Noble Crystal boasts notes of dark chocolate, dried fruit, honey and hazelnut. If you’re into fine wine Ocho Añejo Single Estate opens up the same way wine does in a glass. It tells a tale of terroir, its flavours embodying the earth and the spirit of its agave fields. And, like a snowflake's intricate design, Maestro Dobel Diamante blurs the boundaries between Joven and Reposado, offering a symphony of aged and unaged spirits that dance on the palate as if to a classic holiday tune.

As our journey through the world of holiday tequilas comes to a close, we invite you to embrace the spirit of adventure this season. Just as each snowflake is one-of-a-kind, so too are the tequilas that await your exploration. This holiday, why not break away from tradition and savour something new, something that sparks conversations and creates unforgettable memories? Whether you're enjoying a tranquil evening by the fireside or seeking the perfect gift to light up someone's celebration, the world of tequila offers an array of flavours and possibilities waiting to be unwrapped.

Let this be the season you toast to new experiences, new flavours, and new traditions! Cheers to a tequila-infused holiday like no other.

*Although Añejo has the largest tequila selection in Canada, some of the tequilas mentioned in this blog are not available at our locations.