Tequila lovers unite! Whether you prefer it in a shot glass, chilled and sipped, in a margarita, or as part of another cocktail, if you like tequila, you like tequila. And if you don’t, well, move on to the next blog post because we are rejoicing in all things tequila right now. In honor of Tequila Day – yes, that’s a thing – we’ve listed our favorite brands of tequila.
It was hard to choose just five brands, as we love and have even more brands at our liquor stores. That being said, please comment below with some of your favorite brands; we’d love to hear what tequila you recommend!
Fortaleza Anejo – The Best Tequila Brand with Multiple Flavors
Fortaleza Anejo comes in at the top of our list because it is just amazing. This tequila brand is popular among virtually all groups of tequila lovers. Everyone appreciates its quality taste. The Fortaleza Anejo boasts multiple flavors, including vanilla, hazelnut, butterscotch, and citrus, leaving a lasting and delicious taste long after it’s finished.
Clase Azul Reposado
The Clase Azul Reposado is a brand of tequila that exudes excellence and quality, with its beautiful ceramic bottle and deep, rich flavor. Aged in oak barrels and full of vanilla, this blue agave tequila is a must-have for any occasion.
Cenote Reposado is another great brand of tequila that is hugely popular among tequila lovers. People have actually argued that Cenote Reposado is one of the best-distilled tequilas out there because of its delicious woody and spicy flavor, and ability to mix well or stand-alone.
Cazcanes Organic Blanco
The Cazcanes Organic Blanco brand of tequila is suitable for various occasions. Whether a boozy party, a warm summer evening with friends, or cocktails after a long day of work, you can’t go wrong with this tequila. It is expertly brewed to produce an amazing well-rounded taste that feels smooth as it goes down. Even the lingering flavor is subtle.
Don Julio 1942
You can’t go wrong with Don Julio 1942. While it’s on the pricier side, it’s worth the investment. This brand of tequila has an old, vintage look and flavor to it. It’s distilled in a way that only true tequila lovers will enjoy. Plus, it comes in multiple flavors including, caramel, oak, and chocolate.
Not interested in these brands? No worries! Here are some other tips for choosing a delicious tequila. One, make sure it’s made from the blue agave plant – the more blue agave, the better. Two, avoid the tequilas with a worm or bug in them – this is a marketing ploy. And, three, drink your tequila properly – find out if your tequila should be sipped like whiskey or taken with lime and salt. Happy Tequila Day!