Beverage Testing Institute: Gold with an amber glow.. Medium light body. Dry. Reminiscent of smoke, almond, and tea. Light texture. Tart, slightly tannic entry. Unusual style combining dryness on the palate with aromas found at a campfire.RATED: 84 points (Recommended)
Jose Cuervo has conquered the world with its unique premium gold tequila made from Blue Agave, resulting in a distinctive special blend of Reposado and other high-quality aged Cuervo tequilas. Jose Cuervo Especial is exceptionally smooth tasting, with a hint of sweetness and a rich, well-balanced character of oak, spice and vanilla tones. It has a unique amber hue better known as gold.
Pure cane sugar and all natural ingredients give this unaged tequila its renowned gold color and mellow character. It is slightly sweeter than a blanco tequila and outshines any other gold tequila, makes it ideal to use in a Margarita, shot and cocktail.Color: Warm GoldAroma: Sweet caramel vanilla, with soft oakiness, light agave and pepper notes producing a soft roundnessBody: Smooth and RoundTaste: Mildly sweet with fresh-cut oak balanced with white pepperFinish: A soft medium long finish, slightly sweet but finishing clean.
This tequila is double distilled for a smoother more mellow character and flavor. The fresh Agave flavour is clean and crisp with hints of sweet caramel combined with oaky softness.