American agave spirits
Yesterday’s post about St. George Spirits’ apparent re-entry in the agave spirits world drew a ton of messages from readers about other distillers trying their hand at distilling agave. So much so that we need a list to keep track. We’ll update it as we go so keep sending in your local craft distiller’s agave spirits and we’ll report back on their different approaches.
|Distiller||Bottles||Location||Details||Agave Source Material|
|Venus Spirits||Ladrón Blanco, Reposado, & Añejo||Santa Cruz, CA||Agave juice|
|St. George Spirits||?||Alameda, CA||Roasted piñas|
|Genius Liquids||?||Austin, TX||Texan Sotol: Dasylirion Texanum plants from W US 90. (silvestre). Pot stilled twice.|
|Westland Distillery||Tukwilla Reposado||Seattle, WA||Partial April Fools joke but 65 bottles were distilled from agave syrup and released in their tasting room.||Agave syrup.|
|State 38 Distilling||Blanco, Reposado, & Añejo||Golden, CO|