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Jose Cuervo

Jose Cuervo
Reserva de la Familia Tequila Reposado

Category: Reposado Tequila

Date Tasted:
Country: Mexico
Alcohol: 40%
92 Points
Gold Medal
Exceptional
$165.99

Jose Cuervo
Reserva de la Familia Tequila Reposado

Category: Reposado Tequila

Date Tasted:
Country: Mexico
Alcohol: 40%
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.

Tasting Info

Spirits Glass Style: Mild
Aroma Aroma: steamed sweet red bean bun, sweet potato, pumpkin custard, buttered toast with tomato jam, black pepper, and cedar
Taste Flavor: dulce de leche, nut brittle, honey and cocoa butter
Smoothness Smoothness: Tingling
Enjoy Enjoy: in cocktails, neat and on the rocks
Cocktail Cocktails: Margarita, Sangrita, Tommy's Margarita
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A sippable, mixable reposado with attractive rustic aromas up front followed by a caramelly, oaky finish.

The Importer

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Reposado Tequila

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Serve in a Copita
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.