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

  • Smoke Gets in Your Agav-eyes — Tequila, Mezcal, Falernum, Orange bitters, Herbal liqueur, Lime juice, Agave syrup, Orange peel
  • Hel Fresco — Blanco tequila, Campari, Ancho Reyes chile liqueur, Lime juice, Ginger beer
  • Vaya Con Dios — Blanco tequila, Bianco Vermouth, Herbal liqueur, Falernum, Allspice Dram, Lime juice, Lemon, Mint
  • Rio Grande (1937) — Reposado Tequila, Old Tom Gin, Sweet vermouth, Chocolate bitters, Orange peel
  • Oliver South — Blanco tequila, Amaro Lucano, Cardamaro, Orange peel
  • Johnny Utah — Blanco tequila, Campari, Club soda, Lime juice, Grenadine, Cinnamon syrup
  • Mission Trip — Blanco tequila, Elderflower liqueur, Aperol, Lime juice, Cherry preserves
  • Paloma Sour — Blanco tequila, Grapefruit bitters, Grapefruit soda, Lime, Egg white, Agave syrup, Lime juice, Salt
  • Jaguar cocktail — Blanco tequila, Herbal liqueur, Amer Picon, Orange bitters
  • Gilda — Blanco tequila, Pineapple juice, Lime juice, Cinnamon syrup, Lime