Tequila is one of the favorite party drinks around the globe and is known to be loved by man for centuries. This drink, which has nearly 40-60% alcohol content, has so many takers because it leaves one amazingly refreshed and fulfilled. The popularity of tequila can be judged from the fact that nearly 500 brands of it are available around the world.
Here is a list of top 10 most expensive tequilas around the world:
10. Gran Patron Platinum
One of the most expensive and love tequilas in the world is the Mexican original called Gran Patron Platinum, which comes from Blue Agave pineapples grown in the Mexican Highlands. It is available for a whopping price of $ 250. The tequila boasts of smooth buttery finish and fresh citrus taste, owing to the effect of the volcanic ash in the region of origin.
9. Don Julio Real
Next on the list comes the luxury tequila called the Don Julio Real, which comes at a price of $ 350. It is widely acclaimed for its amazing taste and good looking bottle. The tequila hails from the depths of Guadalajara and has a huge fan following around the world.
8. Casa Herradura Seleccion Suprema
Much loved for its creamy texture, smooth finish and rich amber color is the world famous tequila called Casa Herradura Seleccion Suprema. It comes from Weber Blue Agave and can be bought at a price of $ 360.
7. Rey Sol Anejo
With a price tag of $ 400, Rey Sol Anejo is one of the most loved and costliest tequilas in the market. It has a unique taste, with hints of sweet caramel and spicy vanilla. This hand crafted masterpiece is delicately aged in oak barrels fr five years to give it subtle texture and rich aroma.
6. Tres Quatro Cinco
Featuring next on this list is Tres Quatro Cinco, the rich tequila which is produced by the Fonseca family. It is a blend of three separate tequilas, which have been aged for 3,4 and 5 years respectively, giving it a unique taste and texture. This limited edition tequila, made of 100% Weber blue agave plant, is available for $ 500.
5. Clase Azul Extra Anejo
Clase Azul Extra Anejo is high end tequila, which is available in vibrant red color and comes in a beautiful Talavera ceramic bottle. It is priced at a surprising $ 1700 and only 100 exclusive bottles of this tequila brand are manufactured per year. It gets its superior taste from being aged for years in sherry oak barrels.
4. 1800 Coleccion
1800 Coleccion is one of the finest tequilas in the world, and one of the most expensive too, priced at $ 1800. It owes its exquisite savory taste to being distilled twice in oak French barrels, with great deal of time and detail put in by makers. It is packaged in a designer pewter decanter.
3. Barrique de Ponciano Porfidio
Barrique de Ponciano Porfidio is another popular choice among premium range of tequilas, which symbolizes the fine art of distillery. Every bottle of this limited edition tequila is aged for more than a year to give it a fine blend of taste and texture. Its price is $ 2000.
2. AsomBroso Reserva Del Porto
The next name on the list of top 10 most expensive tequilas is that of AsomBroso Reserva Del Porto, which is priced at an exorbitant $ 2800. Aged for 5 years in oak barrel, this amazing drink has ultimate taste and smoothness, which justify the price tag.
1.Ultra Premium Tequila Ley .925 Pasion Azteca
An unbelievable price tag of $ 225000 makes Ultra Premium Tequila Ley .925 Pasion Azteca the costliest tequila in the world. Besides the heavenly taste, the tequila is world famous because of its stunning white gold and platinum packaging, which makes it a collectors delight.
All these tequilas are the high end versions of this cool drink, which can be afforded only by the rich and the famous. However, those who can afford them will not mind spending some extra bucks to enjoy their great taste!