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Cabo Wabo

Cabo Wabo
Reposado Tequila

Category: Reposado Tequila

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

Cabo Wabo
Reposado Tequila

Category: Reposado Tequila

Date Tasted:
Country: Mexico
Alcohol: 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.

Tasting Info

Spirits Glass Style: Complex
Aroma Aroma: nougat, chocolate, roasted pineapple, and pecan
Taste Flavor: Same as aromas with accents of vanilla tapioca, vanilla toffee, and spiced papaya
Smoothness Smoothness: Warming
Finish Finish: Normal
Enjoy Enjoy: on the rocks and neat
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A lovely, tingling reposado with a fine sweetness that will work well in cocktails.

The Importer

Campari America

The Importer
1114 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10036
USA
1 212-207-4350

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Reposado Tequila

Spirits Glass Copita Straw.jpg
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.