Ocho - Blanco La Rivera 2007Serve Chilled
Colour: Clear, bright, clean, good body.
Nose: Very aromatic, herbal and fruity, notable agave presence, pear, pineapple, citrus, and slightly spicy.
Palate: Intense, some peppery notes with cooked agave very persistent, finishing sweet, orchard fruits, tangerine and orange blossoms, multi layered, complex, overripe agaves, sweet fruity roundness, extremely concentrated, goes on and on.
Rancho "La Rivera", 1650 m, brown soil ,agaves took longer to mature, terroir more like Tequila Valley, agaves were 9 years old, hotter and more humid than Los Altos, close to the Rio Lerma which feeds Lake Chapala and on the edge of Jalisco state close to Michoacan, well above ave. sugar content.