JERSEY CITY, N.J., Jan. 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- As the medal-winning conquistador of tequilas, Jose Cuervo® knows how to celebrate and, for its 220th year, the brand today announces the launch of its commemorative Jose Cuervo Especial® Gold and Silver bottles. The occasion marks the release of the first limited edition Jose Cuervo Especial® bottle ever produced by the brand in its storied history. The Jose Cuervo® collectors' items are rolling out at U.S. retailers now.
The bottles, with striking gold and silver colored metallic coatings, feature a "Day of the Dead" – themed skull to honor the brand's Mexican roots. The Jose Cuervo Especial® limited edition bottles' eye-catching designs pay homage to the world's first with a touch of flash, while the products maintain the same smooth flavors the brand's passionate fans have grown to love.
A spokesperson for Proximo, the U.S. importer of the brand, said, "As the world's oldest and best-selling tequila brands, Jose Cuervo® knows how to produce a treasured product. This exclusive packaging perfectly represents that legacy."
The limited edition Jose Cuervo Especial® Gold and Silver Tequilas are available in 750 ml bottles. To view a promotional video dedicated to the announcement, visit YouTube.com/JoseCuervo.
Please Celebrate Responsibly. Jose Cuervo® Tequila. 40% Alc./Vol. (80 proof). Trademarks owned by Tequila Cuervo La Rojena, S.A. de C.V. © 2015 Proximo, Jersey City, NJ.
For more information, please visit www.Cuervo.com.
About Jose Cuervo® Tequila
Jose Cuervo® is the most widely distributed tequila brand in the U.S. and the world. The Jose Cuervo® portfolio of tequilas includes Jose Cuervo® Especial, the world's best-selling tequila, Jose Cuervo® Tradicional, Jose Cuervo® Platino™, Reserva de la Familia®, Jose Cuervo® Golden Margarita, Authentic Jose Cuervo Margaritas® and Jose Cuervo Margarita Mix®.
Jose Cuervo is distributed in the U.S. by Proximo, a privately owned, premium spirits importer founded in 2007 and based in Jersey City, New Jersey. In addition to Jose Cuervo, the company's portfolio includes: 1800® Tequila, Three Olives® Vodka, The Kraken® Black Spiced Rum, Maestro Dobel® Tequila, Hangar One® Vodka, Boodles® British Gin, Stranahan's® Colorado Whiskey and TINCUP® Whiskey.
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