Bottle of Tapatio Blanco

Tapatio Blanco

Nom
1139
261 Ratings See All

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Production Details
NOM : 1139 ,
Agave Type : Tequilana Weber ,
Agave Region : - ,
Region : Jalisco (Los Altos Southern) ,
Cooking : Stone/Brick Ovens ,
Extraction : Roller Mill ,
Water Source : - ,
Fermentation : 100% agave, Wood fermentation tanks ,
Distillation : 2x distilled ,
Still : Copper Pot ,
Aging : - ,
ABV/Proof : 40% abv (80-proof)
Other : Screw top

Tequila Profile

Aromas & Flavors Detected By Our Community

Aromas Detected

44
Agave (cooked)
27
Pepper (black)
17
Citrus
15
Earth
12
Alcohol
11
Agave (raw)
9
Fruity
9
Anise
8
Vegetal
5
Minerals
5
Flowers
4
Butter

Flavors Detected

39
Agave (cooked)
28
Pepper (black)
14
Citrus
12
Earth
9
Alcohol
8
Agave (raw)
8
Vegetal
7
White Pepper
6
Anise
6
Minerals
5
Grass
5
Fruity

Ratings

Personal Scores & Reviews From Our Community

Tequila Guru
83 ratings
  • 86 Rating

Aroma : Cooked agave, pear, minerality, and black pepper. Some citrus. Taste : Cooked agave and black pepper. There is also some unique mineral/earth notes going on here. There is some spiciness from the black pepper and light anise. This is medium bodied and oily in mouthfeel. Finish : Medium/long in length with stronger spiciness and some mineral/earth here as well.

Tequila Ninja
102 ratings
  • 87 Rating

Solid.

Tequila Badass
383 ratings
  • 93 Rating

One of my all time favourites, just ozone with agave and it’s practically free!!

Tequila Wizard
626 ratings
  • 88 Rating

Nose: Starts with vibrant nose of baked pineapple, cooked agave, pepper and pear. Some mineral aromas catch your attention. There is a cream soda aroma that soothes. Flavor: Oily with clean flavors. Heavy agave and pleasant heat. Nice pepper and cinnamon blast. Dynamic mouth feel, yet creamy. Medium long finish with a hint of anise.

Tequila Savant
184 ratings
  • 91 Rating

Aroma: Baked agave, and a hint of earthiness. Quite smooth and very pleasant. It seems to have a slight medicinal (more like old school Listerine)in the finish. Slightly warm and makes to go back for another taste. Value is huge, as you get a one liter (1L) bottle, not 750ml!

Tequila Savant
221 ratings
  • 89 Rating

Big Agave Green Pepper Olive Clay

Tequila Ninja
193 ratings
  • 98 Rating

Great soft aroma of citrus and agave. pepper and smoke in the back. .. watching. ... waiting. silky soft on the tongue, quick easy finish, like she just got out of bed in her nighty and is calmy but quickly making her way out of your life. apricot, citrus, white pepper and agave. no burn. smooth criminal. love

Tequila Savant
203 ratings
  • 86 Rating

Great every day drinker

Tequila Wizard
927 ratings
  • 88 Rating

1996

Tequila Ninja
101 ratings
  • 90 Rating

Soft finish

Tequila Savant
262 ratings
  • 79 Rating

Rated blind after aeration. Long slow legs. Nose of faint agave, maybe a little antiseptic. Entry is easy, tastes of slightly sweet agave, melted butter, mellow. The agave flavor might come out a bit more in the fumes/aftertaste. Then pepper grows into the finish, tingly and moist. This is a great quality value tequila, but when I put it up blind against Olmeca Altos, it surprisingly didn't measure up. I'll have to revisit this comparison again.

Tequila Honey Badger
1007 ratings
  • 89 Rating

One of my favorite blanco tequilas ever. Just gets everything right including the liter size bottle.

Tequila Ninja
111 ratings
  • 90 Rating

My go to blanco. Can't beat the value as far as domestically available blancos go. Lots of pepper, citrus and licorice with a light yet spicy mouthfeel. Leaning towards the less oily body but the pepper flavor will linger for minutes. Have yet to introduce it to a friend who didn't love it.

Tequila Fan
2 ratings
  • 87 Rating

Spicy blanco! Agave aroma competes with strong notes of pepper and anise and a hint of citrus. Tastes like it smells...starts with strong pepper/anise/herbal flavors giving way to full agave flavor that lingers throughout the spicy citrus finish.

Tequila Savant
218 ratings
  • 89 Rating

Great blanco! Very vegetal in the aroma and you definitely taste the agave in the flavor. Also, maybe a small hint of anise. This is an amazing price point for such a good blanco. What makes it even better is it comes in a 1L bottle vs the traditional 750ml. Definitely worth picking up a bottle... Or two!

Tequila Ninja
39 ratings
  • 79 Rating

Bright nose of agave, fruit and herbs. Spicier in the mouth- black pepper, anise and agave finishing bittersweet. A great value.

Tequila Phenom
328 ratings
  • 90 Rating

Incredible aroma of agave and fruit. The aroma carries through directly to flavor - fruit and agave. Slightly sweet but nicely offset by black pepper flavor. Long, lingering flavor of fruit and agave. Subtle, warm finish with a hint of anise. A value - great flavor at a very reasonable price.

Tequila Wizard
820 ratings
  • 89 Rating

I don't think you can get a better tequila for the money than Tapatio blanco. With a nose full of black licorice, anise, and pepper, you will be eager to dive right in. The flavor is a minty fresh burst of agave - perfect for a true blanco lover. It is vibrant and fresh and easy to drink.

Tequila Connoisseur
60 ratings
  • 85 Rating

Nice clean agave nose with a tad of natural sweetness present. It’s a fine tequila but the pepper takes a bit too much control. I expected a little more complexity but it’s still well done. It’s good sipping neat.

Tequila Freak
23 ratings
  • 84 Rating

Clean and fresh nose. Agave. Subtle. Tastes like it smells, add the little black pepper burn. Clean finish as well. Not super complex or long. There’s a little aftertaste that I don’t love. In the world of Tequila, this is a solid value, especially by the liter.

Tequila Lover
11 ratings
  • 90 Rating

Best value Blanco I’ve found! As good as a lot of $50 Blanco’s. Drink it often.

Tequila Maniac
35 ratings
  • 87 Rating

Bottle from 2007. Amazing stuff. Tons of sweet agave. Thas how a blanco should taste.

Tequila Lover
10 ratings
  • 91 Rating

One of the tequilas that is a must try for anyone serious about tequila. Tapatio is the house brand of the Camarena family from 1937 and they do everything to conserve its essence for the locals. Great acidity, very well balanced. Peppermint, fruity, agave and mineral notes make it a very vibrant enjoyable iconic tequila.

Tequila Fanatic
16 ratings
  • 92 Rating

Love love love the Spicy smith finish of this Blanco. Tasted this with for the first time with Patron platinum and wow what a difference!

Tequila Warrior
49 ratings
  • 89 Rating

Tasted along with Avion (which I really enjoy), and this was even better. Bright, crisp, clean, and smooth from start to finish. Finish and aftertaste is where this really shines, as the nose and taste is well balanced rather than distinctive. $44 for the 1L.

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