austin’s republic tequila
THE NAME IN ULTRA-PREMIUM TEQUILAS
When it comes to ultra-premium tequila in Austin, Republic
Tequila is tops in the market.
process that Republic uses for its tequila. The agave hearts (or
pinas) then head to the distillery where they're placed in large
stone ovens (called hornos) to steam for 24-36 hours.
Founded by Tom Nall, Ken MacKenzie, Steve Dean and Tim
Sabo – whose dedication and attention to detail is evident –
Republic Tequila was borne of a passion for making only the best
tequila from the finest ingredients.
ORGANIC, PREMIUM INGREDIENTS
Republic’s offerings include only USDA-certified organic, hand
crafted, 100 percent blue agave tequila. The company uses only
estate-grown blue agave from the town of Autlán, Jalisco,
Mexico, which is carefully cultivated and allowed to mature for
8 to 10 years.
After maturation, the agave is harvested by an experienced
jimador – who carefully removes the heart of the agave from
each plant, the essence that is used to make tequila.
METICULOUS ATTENTION TO DETAIL
As with many delicious culinary dishes or the libations that end
up in your cocktail glass, cooking is an essential part of the
This unique process releases the agave’s natural sugars – and the
result is evident the minute one of Republic’s fine tequilas hits your
glass. Once the agave is fermented, to further extract the natural
sugars and juices, it then goes through a double-distillation
process. Plata rests for 3-5 days before being bottled for a
smoother taste. Using Jack Daniel's barrels, Republic’s Reposado
is aged for eight months, and its Anejo is aged for 20 months.
All three varieties yield different tastes, whether smooth or
For Republic, it is the thorough harvest, careful aging process
and attention to detail that have resulted in award-winning
Plata, Reposado and Anejo offerings. Pair your favorite tequila
with Republic Spirit Blends' fresh fruit juices for a naturally low
calorie, delicious Margarita or cocktail. For more information,
including details about tastings and special events, visit
www.republictequila.com or find them on Facebook.