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
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
El Tesoro Blanco Tequila
95 points
Clear color. Savory aromas and flavors of marinated olives and peppers, hard cheese rind, citrus zest, grilled sausages, and delicate flowers with a satiny, bright, dryish medium-to-full body and a seamless, complex, long finish that shows accents of custard and meringue, cinnamon roll, roasted squash and squash blossoms, and paprika. An elegant, silky Blanco Tequila with a fine balance of sweet creamy and savory meaty tones.
Awards: 2021 Best Blanco Tequila
Cazcanes No. 9 Blanco Tequila
95 points
Clear color. Earthy aromas of frijoles negros, roasted squash, toasted pepitas, sauerkraut, and grilled lime with a supple, vibrant, dry medium-to-full body and a tingling, complex, very long white pepper, hints of ancho chile, dark chocolate, and condensed milk finish. An outstandingly good Blanco Tequila; bottled at an atypically higher proof, this Blanco delivers rich body, sophisticated peppery palate and endless savory complexity.
ArteNOM Seleccòn De 1579 Blanco Clásico Tequila
94 points
Clear color. Fruity aromas and flavors of pineapple-pear relish, Makrut lime, clay, ripe plantain, and clove with a satiny, vibrant, fruity light body and a smooth, delightful, medium-long finish that exhibits notes of coriander seed. A bold, fruity and crowd-pleasing Blanco Tequila perfect for all manner of cocktails; practically juicy on the palate.
Gran Centenario Plata Blanco Tequila
93 points
Straw yellow color. Aromas and flavors of caramel apples, dried celery, spiced sweet potato, and cantaloupe with a satiny, dryish light-to-medium body and a smooth, breezy finish with notes of dried chiles, honey, avocado, hints of milk chocolate, eucalyptus, and roasty tea. A deliciously earthy and herbal Blanco Tequila with an atypical golden hue and kisses of barrel influence.
Jose Cuervo Tradicional Plata Blanco Tequila
93 points
Clear color. Aromas and flavors of sweet meringue, fresh apples, candied ginger, and roasted plantain with a satiny, crisp, fruity light-to-medium body and a tingling, amusing, medium-long finish that shows notes of caramelized pineapple, white peppercorns, and marzipan. A fruity, easy-drinking Blanco Tequila with great versatility.
Gonzalez 1939 Blanco Tequila
93 points
Clear color. Attractive aromas and flavors of sweet dried fruits, bread pudding, marzipan, and hay with a velvety, crisp, dryish light body and a seamless, subtle, long finish that presents accents of delicate white pepper, hints of anise, and vanilla cream. An exceptionally smooth Blanco Tequila with a delicate complexity; excellent for the sipping connoisseur.
Tequila Ocho Tequila Plata La Loma
93 points
Clear color. Earthy aromas of dried pear, smoked peppercorns, grilled plum, and oregano with a velvety, crisp, dry light-to-medium body and a tingling, stimulating, medium-length licorice finish. An earthy, palate-meandering tequila that twists and turns from fruity and peppery to warm and satiny.
Antano Blanco Tequila
93 points
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
El Bandido Yankee Tequila Company Blanco Tequila
92 points
Clear color. Aromas and flavors of lime, wet clay, hints of green melon, and squash blossom with a supple, crisp, bone-dry thin body and a tingling, swift finish with accents of crushed minerals, wildflower tea, white pepper, and cilantro. Big minerality shines in this easy to enjoy Tequila; sip or mix.