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Cabo Wabo Tequila

Distillery Pictures - Amatitán, Jalisco, Mexico

A visit to the Impulsora Rombo, S.A. de C.V. distillery in Amatitán, Jalisco, Mexico that produced Cabo Wabo Tequila up to about 2008. These photos were taken during April 2005. As of 2009 Cabo Wabo Tequila is produced by NOM 1440 - Destiladora San Nicolas, S. A. de C. V. Arandas, Jalisco.
the jimador splits an agave heart or piña in half
cooked agave being loaded into crusher
Worker splits the agave hearts in half prior to cooking
Worker puts the cooked agave hearts into a shreader

A visit to the Impulsora Rombo, S.A. de C.V. distillery in Amatitán, Jalisco, Mexico that produced Cabo Wabo Tequila up to about 2008. These photos were taken during April 2005
a "jimador" trims the leaves from an agave
a "jimador" trims the leaves from an agave
splitting agave hearts or piñas in Amatitan, Jalisco
Worker cuts the leaves from the blue agave plant. The remaining agave heart, or piña (pineapple) will be taken to the distillery for processing into tequila.
the jimador splits an agave heart or piña in half
cooked agave piñas outside stone oven
cooked agave being loaded into crusher
agave pulp on conveyor to extract the juice
Worker splits the agave hearts in half prior to cooking
Cooked agave hearts in front of a large oven ready to be shreaded.
Worker puts the cooked agave hearts into a shreader
Shreaded agave pulp is placed on a conveyer to the juice extractor

bottling line for cabo wabo tequila
cabo wabo tequila reposado being bottled in Guadalajara
cabo wabo tequila reposado being boxed in Guadalajara
Cabo Wabo Tequila Reposado is being bottled, inspected and boxed in Amatitán, Jalisco, Mexico - 2005


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Last Revision - 02 March 2011 - jat
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