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

Fuenteseca Blanco Tequila
96 points
$89.99
Clear color. Earthy aromas and flavors of sweet potato noodles, smoked poblano, tajin, palo santo wood, oregano tea, and roasted carrot with a satiny, vibrant, dry light-to-medium body and a warming, very complex, long finish with shades of pineapple finish. An intensely herbal and earthy Tequila that will appeal to Mezcal lovers; serious agave spirits enthusiasts take note.
Awards: 2019 Best Blanco Tequila
96 points $89.99
Tequila Tapatío Blanco
96 points
$35
Clear color. Aromas of black pepper on ripe green pears, coconut flesh, and fresh yellow bell pepper with a fat body and a very long finish. A soulful blanco tequila that exudes "Mexican countryside"; a must for connoisseurs.
Awards: 2018 Best Blanco Tequila
ArteNOM Seleccion de 1579 Blanco Tequila
94 points
$49.99
Clear color. Rustic aromas of dried grasses, pumpkin, rice cake, sage, and underripe mango with a silky, bright, dryish light body and a smooth, medium-length black pepper, marzipan, and candied lime peel finish. An earthy, dry tequila that will shine in autumnal cocktails.
94 points $49.99
Volcan De Mi Tierra Blanco Tequila
93 points
$45
Clear color. Aromas of chocolate wafers, buttercream, and roasted squash and pepitas with a round, crisp, dryish light body and an even, complex, breezy flan, peanut candies, green plantains, and honey finish. A round, creamy and mild Blanco Tequila that sips effortlessly.
Antano Blanco Tequila
93 points
$34.99
Clear color. Attractive, floral, fruity aromas and flavors of floral honey, cinnamon raisin toast with black garlic, figs and dates in sweet cream, and play-doh and palo santo with a satiny, bright, dry-yet-fruity medium-to-full body and a tingling, subtle, very long finish with notes of horchata, spiced kiwi and starfruit, wet stones, and latte finish. A soft, superb sipping blanco tequila with evolving waves of complex flavors.
93 points $34.99
Los Rijos Tequila Silver
93 points
$34.99
Brilliant slivery straw color. Savory aromas and flavors of menudo soup, chipotle peppers, chihuahua cheese, with white pepper, and lime zest with a satiny, vibrant, dry-yet-fruity light body and a smooth, complex, long finish with suggestions of smoky collard greens and glazed yams finish. A savory, zesty blanco with hints of smoke that will make for a terrifically complex margarita and a superb sipping tequila.
93 points $34.99
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 finish revealing elements of 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 finish conveying notes of 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
Cenote™ Blanco Tequila
92 points
$44.99
Clear color. Tropical, fruity aromas and flavors of candied yams and peppers with tarragon, vanilla fondant, coconut milk, and pineapple and oranges with a satiny, vibrant, fruity medium-to-full body and a complex, long finish that shows accents of sweet and peppery spices, grass and green papaya, minerals, and hint of indian spices finish. A soft and elegant blanco sipper that will work well in innovative cocktails.
92 points $44.99
Jose Cuervo Reserva de la Familia Tequila Platino
92 points
$165.99
Clear color. Smoky aromas and flavors of charred agave piña, alpine herbs, steamed red bean buns, honeysuckle, and green papaya salad with a satiny, crisp, dryish light body and a peppery, medium-length finish revealing overtones of white pepper, underripe pineapple, and cream. A smooth, earthy Tequila with hints of charred agave.
92 points $165.99