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

Tequila Tapatío Blanco
96 points
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
KAH Tequila Blanco
96 points
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, very long finish conveying notes of papaya and figs, anisette cookie, wet stones, and bison grass finish. A silky, smooth blanco sipper.
96 points $40.99
Centinela Blanco Tequila
95 points
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, very long finish displaying notes of roasted yellow pepper, chalk, and powdered honey finish. An elegant and nuanced blanco for sipping or artisanal cocktails.
95 points $39.99
Tequila Bribon Tequila Blanco
94 points
Clear color. Aromas and flavors of agave nectar, ripe tropical fruits, aloe, tomate de arbol, cocoa butter, and glazed roasted sweet carrots with a satiny, lively, dryish light-to-medium body and a warming, involved, medium-long finish with notes of freshly diced tomatoes with basil, lemon balm, white pepper, and minerals finish. A rich Blanco with great complexity and structure.
94 points $24.99
Los Rijos Tequila Silver
93 points
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
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
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
Centinela Clásico Blanco Tequila
93 points
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, long finish manifesting suggestions of pistachio brittle, peppery spices, Manuka honeycomb, and minerals finish. A complex and nuanced blanco for all applications.
93 points $24.99
Gran Padre Tequila Blanco
93 points
Clear color. Herbal, green aromas and flavors of olive tapenade, herbed cheese rind, roasted yellow pepper, and coconut meat with a silky, bright, dryish light-to-medium body and a seamless, delightful, long finish evoking accents of pureed sweet potato, leather, creamy nougat, and peppered green apple finish. A stylish blanco with nice complexity and balance.
93 points $39.95
Tequila Cabeza Blanco Tequila
92 points
Clear color. Aromas and flavors of pickled carrot, clay, crushed coriander seed, and cumin with a satiny, vibrant, dryish light-to-medium body and a tingling, intricate, long finish with accents of marshmallow and peanut confection finish. An earthy and balanced Blanco for tequila connoisseurs.
92 points $34.99