Tapatio Blanco 110

Type: Tequila
Brand: Tapatio
Nom
1139
651 Ratings See All

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Production Details
NOM : 1139 ,
Agave Type : Tequilana Weber ,
Agave Region : Jalisco (Los Altos) ,
Region : Jalisco (Los Altos Southern) ,
Cooking : Stone/Brick Ovens ,
Extraction : Roller Mill, Tahona ,
Water Source : Deep well water ,
Fermentation : Wood fermentation tanks, 100% agave, Open-air fermentation, Fermentation with fibers ,
Distillation : 2x distilled ,
Still : Copper Pot ,
Aging : - ,
ABV/Proof : 55% abv (110-proof)
Other : No additives, High-proof

Profile

Aromas & Flavors Detected By Our Community

Aromas Detected

59
Agave (cooked)
43
Pepper (black)
36
Alcohol
31
Citrus
17
Flowers
16
Agave (raw)
16
Vegetal
14
Grass
13
Earth
13
Minerals
11
Mint
10
White Pepper

Flavors Detected

81
Agave (cooked)
64
Pepper (black)
35
Alcohol
32
Citrus
19
Earth
17
Flowers
17
Minerals
16
Mint
16
Lime
15
Vegetal
15
White Pepper
14
Agave (raw)

Ratings

Personal Scores & Reviews From Our Community

Tequila Badass
434 ratings
  • 87 Rating

Tastes and rated blind: agave, lime, brine, and pepper with a long finish.

Tequila Ninja
116 ratings
  • 82 Rating

Aroma, you kind of have to fight past the initial alcohol to get to agave, ligjt sugar, and mineral scents. It does open a bit more after sitting but flavor is slifht burn, agave, brown sugar, mint, Jalapeño, then a burn with the finish. Great mixer for the price but would probably sip just as much

Tequila Savant
206 ratings
  • 90 Rating

I’ll be honest, it’s a little hot for me and I love HP. Definitely a quality product. The nose is so bright and clean. Earth, Citrus? Not sure. The palate is bright but once that finish hits you’re in for a ride. Glad to finally have tried this one. Update: this opened up nicely, delicious and the heat calmed down. I’ve bumped a few points.

Tequila Ninja
110 ratings
  • 94 Rating

Very green earthy amazing tequila! Not a crazy amount of bite for the proof. Just a ton more flavor.

Tequila Ninja
138 ratings
  • 94 Rating

This one just does it for me. Heavy on the agave on nose and palate, delicious minerality. So damn good. It elevated a margarita to new heights and is also great for sipping if you can handle the 110. This is, for me, a near perfect expression of blanco tequila. Terralta 110 and G4 108 are fantastic, but Tapatio is the GOAT for me.

Tequila Wizard
784 ratings
  • 90 Rating

Notes: full cooked agave since the beginning, orange peel, with green apple & pear notes. Herbal and grassy aromas in the mix. Black pepper, anise and mint along with a buttery sensation that just melts in your mouth. Long adherence. Wow, sharp alcohol smell but so subtle afterwards… just amazing!

Tequila Phenom
387 ratings
  • 90 Rating

Very good high proof. Has a really sweet smell like agave and some vanilla, probably from the wood fermentation tanks. Lots of pepper that stays on the tongue (medium to long finish). An easy highproof sipper. That’s really good.

Tequila Ninja
147 ratings
  • 88 Rating

Nose- Cooked agave, black pepper, grapefruit, lightly floral and grassy. The alcohol is present but not dominating which blows my mind. Flavor- Cooked agave, black pepper, white pepper, a little de-seeded jalapeno, lime, mint, and just a touch of olive brine. Once again the alcohol is obviously there but dangerously easy on me. Finish- pleasant sweet heat that lasts! This liquid is insanely good.

Tequila Ninja
172 ratings
  • 93 Rating

First Tapatio product I’ve had and it’s a winner. Tons of roasted agave and pepper throughout. The alcohol is definitely there but wasn’t as a prominent on the nose or in flavor as I expected from a high proof. Helps add to the flavor without overpowering all the other amazing flavors of this tequila. Very complex flavor with bright agave and pepper, minerality and I get a little molasses, brown sugar, cinnamon flavor as well. Finish is long and absolutely delicious. Every sip I seemed to find more flavor. One of my favorites and a tequila I just keep coming back to.

Tequila Phenom
364 ratings
  • 93 Rating

Aroma: Agave, pepper and citrus Flavor: Big agave forward, great mouth feel. Nice pepper and citrus follows Finish: Loooong with nice pepper heat Better than their Blanco? Yes. Nudges out Criollo by a hair as my favorite high proof blanco

Tequila Ninja
167 ratings
  • 89 Rating

Huge flavor. Great for sipping. Killer in margaritas. Big green pepper and citrus notes. Great all around and a good value for the proof and 1L size.

Tequila Ninja
128 ratings
  • 91 Rating

Aroma : Vegetal, grassy, citrus, and herbal notes accent light alcohol and raw agave. Taste : Sweet cooked agave and light alcohol. Peppery heat with cloves, pear/peach, and earth. As with other high proofs, the alcohol is not overpowering here, but serves to give more depth to the other notes. Finish : Long and slightly hot with black pepper, cloves, and some potato. Usually I review all of the base level tequilas (Blanco, Reposado, Añejo) in a brand before moving onto the things like extra añejos and high proofs, but like the Excelencia, I had heard so many great things about this bottle, I had to open this up first. And I'm glad I did.

Tequila Phenom
356 ratings
  • 89 Rating

The Camarenas know how to make tequila. This high proof tequila is a treat. The nose is strong and full of fresh agave, green apple and alcohol; in a good way. I taste white pepper and sweet agave. The flavor is intense and the finish is excellent. It’s truly a treat for blanco lovers. ¡Salud!

Tequila Badass
494 ratings
  • 95 Rating

Legit one of the best tequilas ever made, it’s almost unbelievable that something could have this high of an ABV and still achieve balance and subtlety! Agave for days from start to finish, it has some tropical fruit going on but really this is about agave. Makes a mean cocktail if you’re in the market...

Tequila Ninja
161 ratings
  • 89 Rating

This 110 is just as fun and playful as the 80, but with more complexity. It has the green apple, pear and olives as the 80, but with more herbal, minty punch. I love me some high proof blanco and this does not disappoint. Price is fair considering you are getting a liter instead if 750mls. It’s light and mineraly with wet stone aroma. Sweet agave with black pepper, clove and cherry on the tongue. I love this juice from La Alteña.

Tequila Wizard
968 ratings
  • 89 Rating

A lot going on here. Nose: Vegetal cucumber, citrus, licorice nose. Minerals and a celery/thyme herbal note. Taste of mature agave with a nutty peach note. Coats your tongue with a rich buttery feel. Some peppery heat and a bit of salinity. Finishes with fading pepper heat and a banana, anise, and almond tease. Good balance for all that is going on in this tequila.

Tequila Ninja
112 ratings
  • 92 Rating

Really enjoyed the strong agave presence. The finish is strong with a mineral lingering in the mouth. I'm sure it makes a great margarita that will knock anyone's socks off. Salud!

Tequila Phenom
349 ratings
  • 92 Rating

Fresh cut grass, peanut brittle, cooked agave

Tequila Ninja
163 ratings
  • 83 Rating

Nice agaveness!

Tequila Savant
202 ratings
  • 83 Rating

Sweet, floral nose, with a vanilla note. Very sweet entry, which turns a little acidic and bitter. The sweetness continues across the tongue all the way to the finish, but at the end the bitter notes become more grassy and green. The alcohol is never overpowering, but a few drops of water really improve the taste experience.

Tequila Ninja
167 ratings
  • 88 Rating

Blind rated. After pouring there is a bit of acetone in the nose, which could indicate some little defect in fermentation, but after resting a while in the glass it opens up and it's good. A lot of beautiful floral agave, with some alcohol and maybe still some trace of acetone as well. Lots of agave and spice on the palate, some pepper. Some bitterness in the medium agave finish. It's a bit unbalanced, but very good nonetheless.

Tequila Honey Badger
1326 ratings
  • 87 Rating

Green agave on the nose. Pepper along with alcohol leading to a nice long finish with some tongue buzzing.

Tequila Wizard
895 ratings
  • 89 Rating

Nice nose, clean, sweet, and very floral. The flavor is full of sweetness the cooked agave comes through. The finish had nice spice and was long lasting.

Tequila Savant
257 ratings
  • 79 Rating

Smells like Arandas! High proof doesn't bother the taste.

Tequila Savant
214 ratings
  • 90 Rating

It will get you drunk. I am changing my opinion on this tequila. Now that it has been opened for over a month it has really opened up. Love it

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