About 1800 Silver Tequila
The original “Super Premium” tequila, 1800 Silver Tequila is an award-winning blend of selected white tequilas. Made from 100% blue Weber agave with the average age of 8-12 years, it’s double distilled and more complex than most white tequilas. Exceptionally smooth, it’s the perfect neat sipper with a clean and balanced palate with flavors of sweet fruits and pepper. Extremely versatile, it can be mixed in any tequila-forward cocktail.
1800 Silver Tequila was named one of the world’s 20 best-tasting tequilas by Bloomberg Business week. Most recently, 1800 Silver Tequila was awarded Silver at the 2021 World Tequila Awards.
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About 1800 Tequila
Launched in 1975 as a premium tequila brand, 1800 Tequila was first known as Cuervo 1800 Tequila. Today, it’s imported and distributed by the Beckmann family’s Proximo Spirits which also owns Jose Cuervo tequila.
1800 Tequila is a 100% blue agave tequila produced and bottled in Jalisco, Mexico. All their expressions come in the signature trapezoidal-shaped bottles, reminiscent of Mayan pyramids, with the top designed as a shot glass. Named after the year tequila was first aged in oak casks, it was Jose Antonio Cuervo of Jalisco who was first given the license for tequila-making by King Ferdinand VI of Spain. 1800 Tequila has garnered numerous international prestigious awards for its premium expressions.
Although tequila has developed a bad reputation, there’s more to the spirit than just shots on a Saturday night.
This traditional Mexican drink origins in the state of Jalisco when according to a local legend, lightning struck an agave cactus before the Nahua tribe drank its warm nectar. Behold, tequila.
Legally, tequila has to be made of 51% of Blue agave around the Jalisco region in Mexico. There are different types of tequila according to age – from the youngest representatives, blanco, reposado, and añejo, to the oldest extra añejo.