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

Mijenta Reposado Tequila
95 points
Straw yellow color. Grassy, green, hoppy, herbal, candied aromas and flavors of dark cocoa mole sauce, lime, citrus, vanilla, roasted pineapple, and cotton candy with a round, crisp, dry-yet-fruity medium-to-full body and a warming, nuanced, medium-length finish that exhibits overtones of sweetened italian peppers on an italian beef sandwich, grassy tones, and cucumber skins. A sweet, savory, and peppery stunner of a Reposado Tequila that hits all the right notes.
Gran Centenario Reposado Tequila
94 points
Golden straw color. Green, toasty aromas and flavors of vanilla and fried plantain chips, cracked pepper and saline solution, and fresh squeezed lime and sea salt on corn tortillas with a velvety, dryish medium body and a warming, engaging, medium-length finish that exhibits notes of classic oak & agave tones, lemon, lime, hot corn, pepper, green herbs and salinity. An oak-balanced Tequila with delicious salinity and a flavor profile that is sure to please.
Cazcanes No. 7 Reposado Tequila
94 points
Gold color. Aromas and flavors of pickled carrots, dill, Kentucky bourbon, and toasted coconut with a satiny, crisp, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a smooth, intriguing, medium-length finish with nuances of pumpkin spice latte, cumin, clay, and sassafras. An oak-forward Reposado that offers bourbon accents resting on an agave center.
Cabo Wabo Reposado Tequila
93 points
Bright slivery straw color. Creamy, nutty, toasty aromas and flavors of nougat, chocolate, roasted pineapple, and pecan with a soft, shy, dryish light body and a warming, brisk finish displaying accents of vanilla tapioca, vanilla toffee, and spiced papaya. A lovely, tingling reposado with a fine sweetness that will work well in cocktails.
Don Fulano Reposado Tequila
93 points
Slivery straw color. Meaty, savory, grassy, green, herbal aromas of smoky, savory, chipotle and chorizo sausage, sweetened dark chocolate, wet earth cocoa bean, chamomile, and orange blossom with a full body and a long wet concrete, dill, vinegar, olive brine, and artificial strawberry finish. This savory and intriguing Reposado Tequila will be lovely to use for complex cocktails.
93 points $59.99
El Tesoro Reposado Tequila
93 points
Brilliant light silvery straw color. Aromas and flavors of pickled peppers and mangoes, coconut-papaya cake, and spring flower and herb garden with a silky, bright, fruity medium body and a tingling, distinctive, long finish with suggestions of spiced dried tropical citrus, vanilla almond milk, floral honeycomb, and herbal pepper jelly on a cream cheese danish. A complex, elegant, herbal, and lightly floral Reposado with lovely tropical fruit notes.
Masuave Reposado Tequila
92 points
Golden yellow color. Grassy, herbal, peppery, spicy, minerally aromas and flavors of salted mixed nuts with a touch of cracked pepper, vanilla cream and milk chocolate, hot vegetable oil, and redhots with a round, lively, dryish medium body and a long finish displaying nuances of vegetable, basil, peppercorn, vanilla bean, sesame oil, cedar, and honeysuckle. A smooth, creamy, and rich example of a reposado.
Jose Cuervo Reserva De La Familia Reposado Tequila
92 points
Clear gold color. Grassy, green, minerally aromas and flavors of granite, wet clay, pear, green tea, and fruit loops with a silky, soft, dryish light body and a peppery, engaging, medium-length finish manifesting shades of green pepper, honey, oak, mesquite, and salinity. A serious, wood-forward Tequila that will pair nicely with cigars.
ArteNOM Selecciòn De 1414 Reposado Tequila
92 points
Silvery straw color. Aromas and flavors of beeswax and green pepper with a slightly chewy, crisp, dryish light body and a tingling, rapid finish with notes of licorice, caramel candies, and straw. A playful Tequila for all manner of mixed drinks.
Antano Reposado Tequila
92 points
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