About Blanco Tequila

About Blanco Tequila
Silver or Blanco/White Tequilas are clear, with little (no more than 60 days in stainless steel tanks) or no aging. They can be either 100% agave or mixto. Silver Tequilas are used primarily for mixing and blend particularly well into fruit-based drinks.

Top Picks for Blanco Tequila

KAH Tequila Blanco
96 points
$40.99
Brilliant clear color. Roasted, fresh floral aromas and flavors of roasted sweet potatoes and peppers, vanilla nougat, and cedar with a satiny, soft, dryish light-to-medium body and a smooth, captivating, papaya and figs, anisette cookie, wet stones, and bison grass finish. A silky, smooth blanco sipper.
96 points $40.99
Demetrio Premium Tequila Blanco
95 points
Clear color. Aromas of roasted agave, yeasty sweet rolls, green apple skin, and hot peppers with a silky, vibrant, fruity light body and a tingling, medium-length spearmint, asian pear with honey, geranium, and brown coriander finish. A slightly minty and yeasty tequila for perky margaritas.
Awards: 2017 Best Blanco Tequila
Centinela Blanco Tequila
95 points
$39.99
Brilliant clear color. Creamy, elegant herbal minerally aromas and flavors of cracked peppercorns, vanilla nut brittle, salty roasted sweet potatoes, and savory herbs with a silky, crisp, dry-yet-fruity light-to-medium body and a tingling, stimulating, roasted yellow pepper, chalk, and powdered honey finish. An elegant and nuanced blanco for sipping or artisanal cocktails.
95 points $39.99
Maracame Plata
95 points
$40
Silver color. Bright, creamy, spicy aromas and flavors of grilled pineapple, honeyed sweet potatoes, anise biscotti, and prickly pear custard with a silky, vibrant, fruity medium body and a tingling, complex, long finish displaying accents of citrus, peppery and sweet spices, herbs, and minerals. A delicious and vibrant blanco with loads of creamy and fruity agave character throughout.
El Tesoro Platinum Tequila
94 points
$49.99
Clear color. Earthy aromas of desert flowers and honey, rock salt, dried peach, and peanut taffy with a round, fruity light-to-medium body and a warming, medium-length bell pepper and pickled asparagus, vanilla creme Anglaise, terra cotta, and smoked oregano finish. A desert-like tequila fit for summer margaritas or sangrita pairings.
94 points $49.99
Magave Tequila Blanco
94 points
$29.99
Bright clear color. Lively, complex aromas and flavors of roasted pineapple, mango and papaya, grilled citrus, yellow pepper, sweet potatoes, honeycomb, anise and tonka bean with a supple, vibrant, fruity medium-to-full body and a tingling, involved, medium-long herb medley, candied yams, sweet corn pudding, and floral talc finish. A delicious, lively, fruity agave-driven blanco with lots of layers for sipping.
94 points $29.99
DÉCADA Silver 100% Agave Tequila
94 points
$46.99
Brilliant clear color. Muted, grassy aromas of cucumber, banana leaf, yams, and pear with a silky, soft, dry-yet-fruity light-to-medium body and a seamless, breezy creamy tapioca, dried tropical fruits, coconut milk, and bison grass finish. A very elegant, flavorful and stylish sipping blanco.
94 points $46.99
Casa Maestri 1965 Flask Tequila
93 points
$17.99
Best Buy
Clear color. Fresh, green aromas and flavors of aloe vera and geranium, lush fern and eucalyptus, guanabana, and roasted carrot with a velvety, vibrant, dry-yet-fruity light-to-medium body and a tingling, elegant, medium-long fresh poblano and earthy oregano, champagne, bone marrow, and sweet rice pudding finish. A clean and lush blanco tequila; sip, shoot, or craft cocktails with this winner.
93 points $17.99 Best Buy
Grand Mayan Silver Tequila
93 points
$69.99
Clear color. Roasted aromas and flavors of vanilla latte, roasted peanuts, and balsamic reduction with a glycerous, crisp, moderately sweet medium-to-full body and a warming, long Thai iced tea, chocolate covered strawberry, young green leaf, and spearmint finish. A sweet and creamy tequila for after-dinner sipping or cocktails.
93 points $69.99
Centinela Clásico Blanco Tequila
93 points
$24.99
Brilliant clear color. Vegetal, minerally aromas and flavors of white nougat bar, roasted sweet potatoes, figs and dates, and spice cookie dough with a silky, bright, dry-yet-fruity light-to-medium body and a warming, complex, pistachio brittle, peppery spices, Manuka honeycomb, and minerals finish. A complex and nuanced blanco for all applications.
93 points $24.99