Fortaleza Reposado

Type: Tequila
Nom
1493
717 Ratings See All

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Production Details
NOM : 1493 ,
Agave Type : Tequilana Weber ,
Agave Region : Jalisco (Tequila Valley) ,
Region : Jalisco (Los Valles) ,
Cooking : Stone/Brick Ovens ,
Extraction : Tahona ,
Water Source : Deep well water ,
Fermentation : Wood fermentation tanks, 100% agave, Open-air fermentation, Fermentation without fibers ,
Distillation : 2x distilled ,
Still : Copper Pot ,
Aging : American White Oak barrels, Used barrels, Bourbon barrels ,
ABV/Proof : 40% abv (80-proof)
Other : Natural cork, Charcoal filtration, Distilled at or near proof, No additives

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Aromas & Flavors Detected By Our Community

Aromas Detected

121
Agave (cooked)
80
Vanilla
72
Caramel
62
Oak
49
Pepper (black)
45
Citrus
43
Butter
30
Butterscotch
27
Cinnamon
26
Alcohol
22
Flowers
21
Honey

Flavors Detected

112
Agave (cooked)
75
Vanilla
54
Caramel
54
Oak
51
Pepper (black)
38
Citrus
33
Butter
26
Cinnamon
25
Olive
24
Alcohol
21
Butterscotch
21
Earth

Ratings

Personal Scores & Reviews From Our Community

Tequila Ninja
160 ratings
  • 90 Rating

The 6 month reposado is simply one of the best reposados on the market period. I love it!!

Tequila Ninja
113 ratings
  • 91 Rating

Well rounded flavor that lets the agave shine through the oak. Aged a bit longer than I generally like for a repo, so I was pleasantly surprised that it is still agave forward. Seems like Guierllmo has found a sweet spot with his aging. Well done

Tequila Ninja
193 ratings
  • 93 Rating

from a beautiful blanco comes an extraordinary reposado. sweet nose with under currents of agave and vanilla. the slightly aged version comes with more caramel notes than its blanco brother. of the 3, this is the metrosexual: a little tougher, and a little prettier. the sip comes clean, light and sweet. citrus and caramel appear along with tuned oak that gave them life, then disappear into a vanish. Rosa Mexicana, DC tall shot glass $13 tres enchiladas

Tequila Savant
205 ratings
  • 95 Rating

The repo definitely lives up to its name. Almost as good as the Blanco very close.

Tequila Ninja
190 ratings
  • 91 Rating

Like it a lot! Best repo!

Tequila Honey Badger
992 ratings
  • 83 Rating

Lot 22

Tequila Ninja
101 ratings
  • 70 Rating

Chemical aroma

Tequila Savant
227 ratings
  • 90 Rating

L 17

Tequila Ninja
43 ratings
  • 98 Rating

This has the best "baked" flavor of the brick oven that I've encountered. It just tastes like the smell of the room where they bake the pinas. I'm drinking from Lot 17.

Tequila Badass
449 ratings
  • 93 Rating

This is one of my hands-down favorites! Vanilla, butter, citrus and florals. More please.

Tequila Wizard
835 ratings
  • 95 Rating

Without question, one of the best tequilas ever made. When we run out of this at home we immediately replace it.

Tequila Savant
262 ratings
  • 92 Rating

Sooooo much caramel! (Unknown lot, probably 14 or earlier)

Tequila Ninja
146 ratings
  • 96 Rating

It's really hard to imagine any Repo being better than this one! Fantastic!

Tequila Ninja
81 ratings
  • 91 Rating

Lot 9 exhibits buttery notes that have become its signature.

Tequila Enthusiast
5 ratings
  • 86 Rating

Taste of toasted oat, tobacco and spice.

Tequila Lover
10 ratings
  • 92 Rating

olores muy herbales sobre todo a agave y notas en la boca citricas con cierto dulzor frutal.

Tequila Fan
2 ratings
  • 88 Rating

Really nice and smooth for a reposado. Great agave flavors too

Tequila Enthusiast
9 ratings
  • 94 Rating

Absolutely love this one. Probably my favorite Fortaleza tequila.

Tequila Freak
29 ratings
  • 94 Rating

Simply one of the best reposado there is, very balanced

Tequila Fanatic
15 ratings
  • 86 Rating

Love Fortaleza for a standard, “go-to” in the bar.

Tequila Lover
11 ratings
  • 88 Rating

my first tasting of this was just so so but after coming back to it weeks later I loved it!

Tequila Fan
1 ratings
  • 89 Rating

My go-to tequila if I can't find Clase Azul Reposado...

Tequila Freak
27 ratings
  • 81 Rating

A Great Reposado for it's Value a little soft on the Aroma Notes. I put this as one of the highest Reposados I have taken. The finish is A little Robust.

Tequila Fanatic
19 ratings
  • 89 Rating

One of the better tequilas i had, but its a bit pricy imho compared to some other good ones. But those are thecprices in NL, maybe better in other countries.

Tequila Fan
1 ratings
  • 91 Rating

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