About Reposado Tequila

About Reposado Tequila
Reposado ("rested") Tequila is aged in wooden tanks or casks for a legal minimum period of at least two months, with the better-quality brands spending three to nine months in wood. It can be either 100% agave or mixto. Reposado Tequilas are the best-selling Tequilas in Mexico.

Top Picks for Reposado Tequila

Chamucos Reposado Tequila
94 points
$49.99
Straw yellow color. Tropical aromas of overripe tangerine, jackfruit, chamomile, and hard cheese with a velvety, vibrant, fruity medium body and a smooth, stimulating, medium-long cocoa butter, dulce de leche, savory herbs, melted butter, and pineapple upside down cake finish. A rich, buttery reposado with notes of baked fruit; excellent structure and finish.
Awards: 2019 Best Reposado Tequila
94 points $49.99
El Tesoro Reposado Tequila
93 points
$49.99
Slivery straw color. Fresh aromas and flavors of mature, sweet agave, candied tangerine and pineapple, rosemary, sugar snap peas, and aloe with a silky, vibrant, dryish light body and a tingling, complex, medium-long finish with accents of pear tisane, honeydew, lime zest, flint, and sczechuan peppercorn finish. A pure reposado that lets agave sit front and center; sip neat to enjoy multifaceted nuance or make craveable summer cocktails.
93 points $49.99
Masuave Reposado Double Distilled Tequila
93 points
$39.99
Golden yellow color. Aromas of ripe golden apples, black pepper, and toasty butter crust with a supple, bright, dryish light-to-medium body and a brisk terra cotta finish. An effortlessly drinkable reposado.
93 points $39.99
Jose Cuervo Reserva de la Familia Tequila Reposado
92 points
$165.99
Gold color. Aromas of steamed sweet red bean bun, sweet potato, pumpkin custard, buttered toast with tomato jam, black pepper, and cedar with a satiny, crisp, dryish light-to-medium body and a tingling, interesting, medium-length dulce de leche, nut brittle, honey and cocoa butter finish. A sippable, mixable Reposado with attractive rustic aromas up front and a caramelly, oaky finish.
92 points $165.99
Antano Reposado Tequila
92 points
$39.90
Gold color. Aromas and flavors of caramelized yams and plantain, spicy egg nog, and sesame and oranges with a silky, bright, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a smooth, medium-length finish with notes of chai, honey roasted pepper, wet palo santo, and almond cookie with caramel finish. A flavorful, well balanced reposado that will be versatile.
92 points $39.90
Alquimia Organic Reposado Tequila
92 points
$55
Pale golden straw color. Aromas of trace leches cake, corn muffin, rosemary, and custard tart with a satiny, crisp, dry-yet-fruity light body and a warming, breezy flapjacks, cooked agave, pecan pie and hint of black licorice finish. A friendly, oak-centric reposado tequila with rich agave notes and warming vanilla.
Reserva del Señor Reposado Tequila
91 points
$30
Light gold color. Aromas of banana custard and Nilla wafers with a supple, bright, dry-yet-fruity light body and a brisk pineapple syrup finish. A sweet and mild Reposado Tequila that’s approachable and cocktail-friendly.
Herencia de Plata 100% Agave Tequila Reposado
91 points
$35
Clear straw color. Attractive aromas of caramelized agave, candied orange, vanilla bean, brown butter, and candied yams with a soft, dry-yet-fruity light-to-medium body and a tingling, medium-length chocolate milkshake, black licorice, and charred pineapple finish. A solid, easy-sipping reposado that will be a great go-to for cocktails.
Familia Camarena Reposado Tequila
90 points
$19
Best Buy
Silvery straw color. Aromas and flavors of soursop, witch hazel, yuzu, and candied ginger with a supple, vibrant, dry-yet-fruity light-to-medium body and a warming, medium-length finish revealing shades of key lime pie, pumpkin butter, and maria cookies. A smooth and fruity Reposado that lets the agave shine.
90 points $19 Best Buy
Tequila Ocho El Bajío Tequila Reposado
90 points
$59.99
Straw color. Aromas of almond bark, steamed greens, melon vinaigrette, sweet green beans, and papaya yogurt with a crisp, dryish light body and a seamless, relaxed caramel creamer and honey butter finish. An elegant Reposado Tequila that will work well in citrusy cocktails.
90 points $59.99