This is a new range of 100% agave tequila figurines made of porcelain pottery reminiscent of the famous Mexican Catrina. These are typical figures seen all over Mexico associated with Dia de muertos (day of the dead). This premium Tequila is produced at the Casa Maestri distillery In Tequila Town, Jalisco and is delicious to sip on its own or in short cocktails. A unique addition to any back bar or spirits collection. Each of the 3 figurines is packed in an elegant sturdy presentation gift box with carrying handles.
Villa Rica rum is a blended rum made of Sugar Cane distillates aged since 1984 inside in ex Canadian whisky 180 litre white oak casks, in a subtropical humid climate and at 800m above the sea level. Licores Veracruz distillery uses distillation towers to ferment the molasses and Pot Still for the sugar cane juice distillates. After resting for 22 years the rum is blended for an additional year with older aged rums before being bottled at 80 proof (40% abv) for distribution.
Villa Lobos Los Hombres celebrates the collaboration of the Camarena and Sklar families as well as the 80th anniversary of La Alteña Distillery in Jalisco where Tequila has been produced by the Camarena family since 1937.The World famous Tequilero, Carlos Camarena hand-selected the finest piñas from his own plantations in the Los Altos region, with the vision to create an exquisite Tequila.
Villa Lobos 10 Year Old is a classic example of handcrafted Tequila made with unquestionable passion and care, in the traditional way. And with only 2000 individually numbered & signed bottles produced for the whole world, these items are extremely rare. The 10 year old Extra Añejo is presented in an attractive gift-box tube to give further protection and prestige presentation.
Wine & Spirit International is a privately held family owned company, founded by Dale Sklar, who is a 5th generation Sklar in the spirits business. The ethos throughout the generations remains unchanged.
“Everything we do is different and engaging. For us, value is important, but quality and uniqueness is more important. Were small enough to care and big enough to get it done; whether this is a 40 container of Mexican spirits direct from Tequila Town or a mixed 20 container with 30 different products.” Dale Sklar, Managing Director & Founder.
This pragmatic attitude is underpinned by a strong set of core values: trust, transparency and integrity. The business has an unrivalled heritage dating back several decades and more recently to Max Sklar, Dales grandfather and Stanley Sklar, Dales father. Over the generations, the family have managed world famous brands such as Stolichnaya, Bols and Pimms.
Today, the business continues to develop the global portfolio with innovation focused on the core drive brands such as Hapsburg Absinthe, Bambarria Tequila and Balkan Vodka; and growing the export business within key territories including Brazil, Paraguay, Australia, Japan and the USA.