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

Gran Centenario Reposado Tequila
94 points
$26
Gold color. Aromas and flavors of vanilla yogurt nuts, lit honeycomb candle, smoked beef molé, and whiff of cigar smoke with a supple, bright, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a tingling, amusing, medium-long finish that exhibits suggestions of milk chocolate bar, toasted meringue, honey roasted pineapple, pepper, and suede. A sophisticated sipping Tequila with great flavor and balance.
Cazcanes No. 7 Reposado Tequila
94 points
$99
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.
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
$65
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.
ArteNOM Selecciòn De 1414 Reposado Tequila
92 points
$54
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
$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.
Siempre Tequila Reposado Tequila
91 points
$42
Clear golden yellow color. Attractive, creamy aromas and flavors of spicy chocolate figs orange peels and nuts, honeyed panettone, and vanilla-almond frosting on coconut cake with a velvety, bright, fruity medium-to-full body and a tingling, subtle, long finish that shows notes of honey roasted pineapple and papaya, white macadamia brittle, and egg nog gelato. A rich Reposado bursting with flavor and creamy goodness, much like a fine Añejo.
De-Nada Tequila Reposado Tequila
91 points
$43
Brilliant light gold color. Aromas and flavors of pickled hot peppers, chocolate toffee, and cedar tobacco box with a supple, bright, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a tingling, interesting, medium-long finish with overtones of spiced melon papaya, dates, tropical citrus relish, vanilla ice cream, and cedar. A rock solid Reposado sipper or a go-to for cocktails—try in a Tommy’s Margarita to great effect.
Tequila Ocho Tequila Reposado La Laja
91 points
$49
Slivery straw color. Aromas and flavors of roasted agave, chamomile, ripe green melons with honey, and pepitas with a satiny, crisp, dryish light-to-medium body and a captivating, medium-long finish with nuances of apples in yogurt, sunflower seeds, and rooibos tissane. A tasty palate-pleaser with light but concentrated flavors of fruits and earth.