agave agave

Definition(s):

  • (n) tropical American plants with basal rosettes of fibrous sword-shaped leaves and flowers in tall spikes; some cultivated for ornament or for fiber

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Usage(s):

  1. Fine vintages of the agave-based liquor win fans around the world.
  2. Agave's price has leaped from about $40 a ton a year ago to a high of $560 a ton last December.
  3. The old families woke up to the fact that they still had their machinery, and could charge as much for disfibering agave spikes as they could get.

News

  1. A grand view

    BARSTOW• An agave plant that is more than 18 years old and located at the corner of Grandview Drive and 2nd Street recently sprouted from a height of 4-feet to a 25-foot stalk. Neighbor John Lee said the plant grew suddenly in one month’s time...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Desert Dispatch

  2. el Jimador Announces 'All-Star Team' Jimi Cup Roster

    LOUISVILLE, Ky., June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --  el Jimador , 100 percent blue agave tequila, today announced the U.S. and Mexican national teams' soccer legends, and 10 contest winners who will participate ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Father’s Day brunch at Agave

    Agave Southwestern Grill and Tequila Bar will celebrate Father’s Day with an all-inclusive buffet brunch Sunday, June 16 from 10:30 a.m. until 2 p.m.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Naples Daily News

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Quotes

  1. "Tequila Cazadores is produced in the Los Altos mountain region of Jalisco, a high altitude area known for its steep red lands and where agave plants thrive on the quality of the rich soil," said Antonio Pujala, senior marketing manager for the...
    on May 5, 2005 By: Antonio Source: HispanicBusiness.com

  2. "Just start with a good, ripe agave and cook it properly. Don't hurry it -- don't cut corners," Hagar says.
    on May 31, 2008 By: Sammy Hagar Source: Vancouver Sun

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