Fortune Brands has launched Sauza Tequila in the Indian capital New Delhi, according to local reports.

Asia Pulse said yesterday (22 December) that Fortune's drinks arm, Jim Beam Brands, has launced Sauza in New Delhi's major retail outlets.

Each 1,000 ml bottle of Sauza Gold will be priced at INR2,160 (US$47.87) while Sauza Silver will be available for INR2,100, the report said.

The launch follows Sauza's recent introduction in a number of Indian states, including Rajasthan.

Fortune officials had failed to return requests for comment as just-drinks went to press.