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Certain stories are to be told others, well, we should drink it to understand. And this is the case for the Tequila Brand called Espolon by by the award-winning San Nicolas Distillery in the Los Altos (Highlands) region of Jalisco, Mexico, famous for cultivating the world’s best agave plants.


Produced from 100% pure Blue Agave, Espolon is an amazing creation of the great Master Distiller Cirilo Oropeza.

Cirilo Oropeza, Master Distiller at San Nicolas.

Blue-Agave-plantation Blue-Agave

Tequila is a regional specific name for a distilled beverage made from the blue agave plant, primarily in the area surrounding the city of Tequila, 65 km northwest of Guadalajara, and in the highlands (Los Altos) of the north western Mexican state of Jalisco. San Nicolas Distillery is an amazing producer of Tequila in which every single detail is taken care, so they provide you with the best Tequila you could find. A small yet a proud production now arriving in Europe thanks to the work of Campari Group. Mexico has an amazing popular art creativity. In this Halloween period, Mexico celebrated the famous “Dia de los Muertos” recently and Espolon digs its inspiration in this popular art.




The San Nicolas Distillery is located among the agave plantations of the Jalisco Highlands. It is considered as one of the best (if it is not the best) distillery of Mexico. Based in the heart of the Tequila region, in which the tradition and the know-how have been settled for hundreds of years, we are definitely lucky to find in Europe such brand.  We came to taste the Tequila Blanco and we loved the sweet subtle notes of tropical fruit and lemon.


Other sorts of Tequila is also present in the Distillery portfolio, like the Reposado, which is macerated in American Oak barrels.


The Brand is safely and surely deploying in the world as you will be able to find more and more points of sales. Here is a list of main countries:

  • North America with Mexico, United States, Canada
  • South America with Brazil
  • Europe with Ukraine, Italy, Switzerland, France
  • Asia with Russia
  • Oceania with Australia and New Zealand



Tequila became a very popular alcohol  worldwide. It definitely represent a strong symbol of fiesta, party. Several people working in the Tequila business, are very proud to maintain this part of the Mexican culture. You can read more about this amazing brand in the official website here:

Spirits are not always what you think.


Info sourced via, Espolon website and wikipedia. All content is copyrighted with no reproduction rights available.