92pointsOlmeca Altos Reposado Tequila

Best Buy

Within the square bottle with tactile raised graphics, this spirit is loaded with tropical fruit (pineapple and lychee) chased by robust caramel notes and waft of smoke. Leaning toward dessert-like flavors, this highlands Tequila veers close to añejo territory. Kara Newman 

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  • Rating
    92
  • Alcohol
    40%
  • Bottle Size
    750 ml
  • Category
    Tequila
  • Date Published
    5/1/2012
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User Reviews

By Pairwinefoodie

The nose doesn't offer much except a little hint of toasted or cooked agave with slight sweetness. Upon my first sip there was an immediate but subtle smoked vanilla on the palate. The flavor started to build up to become more aromatic, but due to how rough and acidic (lacks anything that can be described as smooth) this tequila is, the alcohol overtakes and buries the flavor before it can reach optimal levels on the palate. I give this a very generous 86 points to this tequila. I would not recommend for anything other than cocktails.

- (06-08-2017) - 86

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