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Patron Silver Tequila Kosher for Passover

Kosher for Passover Tequila

Tequila is a popular alcoholic drink that has been enjoyed for centuries. It is made from the blue agave plant and is primarily produced in Mexico. The production process involves harvesting the plant, cooking the piña (the heart of the agave plant), and fermenting and distilling the resulting juice. While tequila is not inherently kosher or non-kosher, there are certain guidelines that must be followed to make it kosher for Passover.

The main ingredients in tequila are blue agave, water, and yeast. Some producers may also add sugars or other flavorings, but these are not required for the production of tequila. To make tequila kosher for Passover, the equipment used in the production process must be thoroughly cleaned and the ingredients must be kosher for Passover.


Patron Silver Tequila Kosher for Passover
Kosher for Passover Tequila

The process of making tequila involves using a tahona, which is a large stone wheel used to crush the cooked agave. This wheel must be made of kosher materials, and the entire process must be overseen by a rabbi or other Jewish authority to ensure that it meets kosher standards.

There are several brands of Tequila that are certified as Kosher for Passover by various Kosher certification agencies. Here are a few examples:

  1. Tequila Silver Patron
  2. Cava Tequila Blanca
  3. Tequila Agave 99
  4. Tequila Tierras
  5. Tequila Luna Azul
  6. Tequila Tres Agaves
  7. Tequila Los Arango
  8. Tequila Alma de Agav

(Please confirm with your local Kashrut Authority on whether these remain KFP)



Hear what The Hillbilly Chassid  have to say about Kosher for Passover Tequila. He talks about the “Heshcher label ” on the back of this bottle of Patron Tequila and some of the things you need to be aware of when buying KFP Spirits. 

This is the symbol you need to look for to confirm the Tequila is Kosher for Passover.

Hear what Jay and Gabe from Kosherdotcom have to say about Kosher for Passover Spirits. This recording was taken around 3 years ago so you should still check on your Kosher Authority website that this Cava Tequila is still Kosher for Passover as things can change.

They also talk about the  Lvov Beet Vodka which is Kosher for Passover and comes from Poland and a list of other spirits that are all KFP! 

It is important to note that the availability of these brands may vary depending on your location and that Kosher for Passover certification may vary by product or production batch. Therefore, it is always recommended to check for the specific Kosher symbol on the label or to consult with the manufacturer or a reputable Kosher certification agency.


However in recent research done into Tequila that is Kosher for Passover this Silver Patron was certified Kosher for Passover by two of Australia’s leading Kosher Authorities –  Kashrut Authority of Australia and Kosher Australia in 2022. As this article is being written the 2023 Kosher for Passover list has not yet been published 

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Check out this interesting video on how Patron make Tequila and the process they use for making Tequila in general. 

Please note that is process will involve different steps for  ensuring the Tequila is Kosher for Passover. 

Research suggests that Tequila Patron obtained kosher certification from several different agencies, including the Orthodox Union (OU), OK Kosher, and the Chicago Rabbinical Council (cRc).


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