Torres 10 Gran Reserva Brandy, known colloquially as “Torres 10” was created in 1946 by Miguel Torres Carbó (the company had been distilling in Barcelona since 1928). Torres was founded in 1870 and remains family-owned nearly some 150 years later. The company is headed by the fourth generation Miguel Torres who been has responsible for moving the company in very green and eco-friendly direction Please visit their Torres Earth website for more information.
Torres 10 Gran Reserva Brandy is the company’s flagship brandy and sits alongside two other Torres Brandies, the 20 Year Old Hors d’Age and the 30 Year Old Jaime 1. The meticulous selection of grapes, distillation and prolonged aging in top quality oak casks make Torres 10 Gran Reserva Brandy a spirit of extraordinary flavor and aroma; characteristics that have made it the most widely sold Spanish Brandy in the world.
This fine Spanish Brandy is distilled and produced by Miguel Torres, who are based in the Penedes wine-growing region of Spain. Torres 10 Gran Reserva Brandy is made from the local Catalan grape varieties Macabeu, Parellada and Xarel-lo. These white grapes are made into a basic white wine which then undergoes a double distillation in copper pot stills, followed by dynamic ageing in Torres’ famous family cellar in hand-made American oak barrels, using the renowned Spanish Solera System.