El Tesoro de Don Felipe

Jalisco (Los Altos Southern)
Nom 1139

Recent Ratings

See How El Tesoro de Don Felipe Tequilas Rank With Our Community

Jesus Vasquez
Tequila Freak
17 ratings

Jocelyn White
Tequila Fan
1 ratings

Travis Kolasa
Tequila Freak
23 ratings

Chris Harrell
Tequila Fan
3 ratings

Jay MacRaild
Tequila Phenom
381 ratings

As solid as they come, agave to be found around every corner and the price is tonight to beat. This is one of those reference products that new producers should taste before they decide on their profile....it’s a classic.

Nathan Bennett
Tequila Ninja
196 ratings

Joseph Wackowski
Tequila Enthusiast
6 ratings

Lou Agave (Long Island Lou Tequila)
Tequila Ninja
111 ratings

This is filled with a nose of sweet cooked agave, light anise, very light vanilla, definite citrus, and definite black pepper. On taste- you get the citrus and the delicious sweet cooked agave, grass, citrus and black pepper. This is a really solid tequila.

Craig Macadang
Tequila Wizard
902 ratings

Latest News

Keep up with what's happening with El Tesoro de Don Felipe

Dallas News
Oct 21, 2019

The future of tequila: How clones, bats and biodiversity will help agave survive

Some tequila producers are laying the groundwork for sustainability, but bartenders and conscientious consumers can fight the good fight, too.

The Daily Beast
Jan 17, 2019

Is the Secret to Great Tequila Volcanic Stone?

Tequila distillers are increasingly using the historic tahona wheel to crush agave and influence the flavor of their spirits.

Dec 02, 2018

This Is What Traditional Tequila Looks Like Today

The first thing you notice upon entering the Distillery La Alteña, set just shy of 6,890 feet above sea level in the highlands of the Mexican State of Jalisco, is the smell...

Nov 05, 2018

Lookbook: El Tesoro Tequila Master Distiller Carlos Camarena

The revered tequila brand’s master distiller on family, sustainable practices and his quest to preserve tequila’s traditional methods.

Jun 26, 2018

The World’s Highest Rated Tequila Distilleries

Tequila distilleries can differ from each other in many ways. So we used our database to find out which distilleries are creating tequilas that score highest among users of the Tequila Matchmaker app.

US 103.1
Feb 12, 2015

5 Essential Tequilas for a Well-Stocked Bar

Some people, when talking about essential bottles for a well-stocked bar, leave out tequila (unlike, say, bourbon or scotch). Some people think that the only thing tequila is good for is making margaritas. Some people are wrong.

Connecticut Post
Jan 14, 2014

Beam/Sauza being acquired by Japan's Suntory

The maker of Sauza and El Tesoro Tequilas has agreed to be purchased by a Japanese company in a $13.62 billion deal that would create the third largest global premium spirits business.

The Wall Street Journal
Oct 13, 2013

A Visit to Tequila Country, Mexico

You'll find cask-aged spirits and freshly fried churros on a journey through tequila's homeland—but no shot glasses

Tequila Tourist
May 21, 2013

Review #313 - El Tesoro Tequila Blanco - White Label (Robert Denton Import)

As with the newer bottles of El Tesoro, you can tell that they take their time making this one. The slow fermentation process keeps the vegetal notes nicely, but also balances them with the agave.