Chicago, IL (May 23, 2018) – Sauza® Tequila today announced the launch of Sauza Agua Fuerte™, a tequila-based, ready-to-drink spiked sparkling water hitting store shelves this summer season. Agua Fuerte is made with Sauza® Silver Tequila, which has a taste profile of fresh, green notes, and natural fruit essence to create a light, refreshing cocktail with no artificial flavors or sweeteners.
Crafted with clear, sparkling water and a real tequila base, Sauza Agua Fuerte taps into the rising demand for refreshing and ready-to-drink cocktails. This newest ready-to-drink product from Sauza Tequila is light in sweetness and calories and full on crisp fruit and agave taste.
“We’re excited to introduce something new to the fast-growing, spiked sparkling water category,” said Malini Patel, Vice President of Tequila and Premium Growth Platforms at Beam Suntory. “With a tequila spirit base and a focus on fresh, natural flavors, Sauza Agua Fuerte is perfect for tequila fans who are seeking light, refreshing cocktails to enjoy during the warm weather months.”
Sauza Agua Fuerte™ is available in three natural flavors:
Lime – A classic tequila pairing, Sauza Agua Fuerte™ Lime provides the ultimate refreshment on a hot summer day without the hassle of cutting lime slices for cocktails
Grapefruit – Inspired by the flavors of a Paloma, Sauza Agua Fuerte™ Grapefruit is a perfect option for those looking for a tart, natural flavor
Mango – A popular pairing in Mexico, Sauza Agua Fuerte™ Mango offers a slightly sweet mango flavor that pairs perfectly with the tequila base
Sauza Agua Fuerte has 5% ABV, making it an optimal summer refreshment that is best enjoyed chilled. It is packaged in convenient, slim 12-ounce cans and features traditional Mexican sugar skull artwork on the exterior. The ready-to-drink cocktails are available in select markets in single cans for a suggested retail price of $2.99 or 4-packs with a suggested retail price of $9.99.
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