Just in case you needed another excuse to play in the sun down in Puerto Vallarta, the CasaMagna Marriott sends word that they have launched a new tequila appreciation program titled Secretos de la Familia and they are one of the few resorts in the world where agave azul is actually grown on the grounds and used for making their very own tequila.
According to the General Manager, the resort boasts an enormous library of this spirit including 114 tequilas regularly available by the glass and a Tequila Sommelier who hosts regular tasting classes for the guests.
These things combined have enabled this 4 Diamonds resort to recently be awarded the Agave de Oro by the Tequila Regulatory Council of Mexico and the so they launched their program Casa Magna Secretos de la Familia to expand on this experience.
Secretos de la Familia Features:
Tequila Sommelier - serves as an ambassador of Mexican customs, culture and traditions as well as serves as the resort's resident expert on Tequila, a spirit which is native to the region.
Tequila a la Carte - More than 60 brands and 114 different varietals are available at the CasaMagna Marriott and stored in their prized Tequila Vault so they are available across all of the resort's various dining options.
Weekly Tasting Classes - The CasaMagna Tequila Sommelier conducts weekly tasting classes at the Tequila and Cigar Lobby Bar. This includes the history of tequila including its mythical origin as the drink with Mayahuel the goddess of tequila and Quetzalcoatl her lover as well as the modern state of the tequila industry and it's processing technology.
In-Room Tequila Video - the entertainment system in each room also features a video exploring the tequila culture and traditions at the CasaMagna Resort.
The resort features 433 guest rooms including 29 suites, multiple resort pools including an indoor pool and a heated outdoor infinity pool.
For those looking to explore more active recreation opportunities, Puerto Vallarta offers a wide variety of options ranging from mountain biking to fishing expeditions. In fact the resort is only a short walk from marina where many of the sport fishing boats are based.