The agave juice is then extracted using a round stone wheel called a tahona before being distilled twice.
With a list of ingredients that includes 10 whole grains, agave fiber and probiotics, it started out as a tall order.
agave plants take up to 10 years to mature before being harvested.
Just before serving, add some more lemon juice, salt, pepper, and agave to balance.
Tequila, the Mexican spirit made from the agave plant, can be found in bars around the world.
The latter are usually constructed from the tough fibre of the agave americana and consist of one or more cables.
Maguey-sugar is derived from the sap of the maguey-plant (agave Americana).
In full bloom these form a most striking feature of the landscape, as peculiar as the agave hedges of Mexico.
The maguey—the agave americana—was an invaluable ally of life and civilisation.
The maguey (agave Americana) is besides much used for hedging.
American aloe plant, 1797, from Latin Agave, from Greek Agaue, proper name in mythology (mother of Pentheus), from agauos "noble," perhaps from agasthai "wonder at," from gaiein "to rejoice, exult," with intensive prefix a-. The name seems to have been taken generically by botanists, the plant perhaps so called for its "stately" flower stem.