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
$69
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
$29
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
$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.
Cabo Wabo Reposado Tequila
93 points
$40
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
$59.99
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
$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.
Masuave Reposado Tequila
92 points
$40
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
$84
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
$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