Espolon is a brand of tequila made at the San Nicolas distillery in the highland region of Jalisco, and imported by Skyy Imports. Espolon makes both a blanco and a reposado tequila, both from 100% blue agave. 

Espolon blanco is unaged and 80 proof. The reposado is aged for six months in American oak barrels, and is also 80 proof. 

Espolon Website

Some popular cocktails containing Espolon

  • Vaya Con Dios — Blanco tequila, Bianco Vermouth, Herbal liqueur, Falernum, Allspice Dram, Lime juice, Mint, Lemon
  • Rio Grande (1937) — Reposado Tequila, Old Tom Gin, Sweet vermouth, Chocolate bitters, Orange peel
  • 1818 — Tequila, Chinato, Aromatized wine, Cherry Liqueur, Lime juice
  • Paloma Sour — Blanco tequila, Grapefruit bitters, Grapefruit soda, Lime, Egg white, Agave syrup, Lime juice, Salt
  • Smoke Gets in Your Agav-eyes — Tequila, Falernum, Mezcal, Orange bitters, Herbal liqueur, Lime juice, Agave syrup, Orange peel