19 Best Tequila Brands India & Top Tequila Brands
Tequila! This one beverage can work wonders in changing the mood of a party from droopy to absolutely raging. At the same time, the right tequila can be the perfect drink for a classy and elegant dinner or night to yourself. Here are the best tequila brands in India.
Tequila, often associated with a night full of regrettable decisions, can be a very classy and elegant drink if only you give it a chance. There are numerous fine tequila brands that can be sipped on their own, on the rocks, or as a part of your cocktails. Tequila is made from cooked agave. Many different variations of tequila are obtained from different levels of cooked agave.
There are numerous good tequila brands that can be deemed as the top tequila brands in India. A number of these brands are also part of the top tequila brands in the world. Some of the leaders in tequila brands such as Patron Tequila also have a large fan base in India. The Patron tequila prices are also extremely reasonable for the quality of the tequila they produce. Other top brands such as Jose Cuervo, Riazul, and Don Julio are also some of the top tequila brands in India.
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Gran Patron Burdeos Tequila
This dark amber-colored tequila with a rich aroma can only be described as a very elegant tequila. The smooth finish of the tequila has notes of vanilla, raisin, and oak wood. The Gran Patron Burdeos Tequila is made from 100% Weber Blue Agave sourced from the Jalisco Highlands. The tequila is twice distilled and aged, first in American or French oak barrels, and then finished in Bordeaux wine barrels. It is then bottled in a sophisticated crystal decanter.
Price for 750ML of Gran patron Burdeos Tequila= Rs. 42000
Gran Patron Burdeos Tequila Alcohol Content= 40%
Gran Patron Piedra
The Gran Patron Piedra is an extra Anejo tequila with a 100% tahona base. Best quality, 100% Weber Blue Agave with a sugar content of about 27% is used to make this tequila. The tequila is aged in hybrid American and French oak barrels for four years. The light caramel and tobacco-like aroma is hard to miss. It has the taste of lightly cooked agave along with earthy notes and hints of dried fruits. The smooth, long-lasting finish is really something to look forward to with this tequila.
Price for 750ML of Gran Patron Piedra Tequila= Rs. 26,520
Gran Patron Piedra Alcohol content= 40%
Gran Patron Platinum
Gran Patron Platinum aimed to provide a smoother tequila is made with a triple distillation process. Only the best agave goes into the making of the tequila. It has the taste of lightly cooked agave with notes of citrus, lime, and oranges along with the hint of white pepper. The tequila gets its smooth and full-bodied finish due to triple distillation after which it is rested in oak tanks. Gran Patron Platinum on the rocks is a drink to look forward to.
Price for 750ML of Gran Patron Platinum Tequila= Rs. 14,430
Gran Patron Platinum Tequila Alcohol Content= 40%
Roca Patron Reposado
The Roca Patron Reposado is essentially tequila in the most traditional sense. The 100% Weber Blue Agave used to make this tequila really shines through in taste due to the light aging the tequila goes through. Made with the traditional Tahona method, wherein a volcanic stone is used to crush the agave, the fibers are used in the fermentation and the distillation process. This lends a sweet taste of the Agave as well as that of the American oak.
It is a very special tequila with sweet vanilla-like aroma, the taste of agave and earthy mushrooms, along with the hint of ginger and orange peel. The tequila is aged in bourbon barrels for about 5 months.
Price for 750ML of Roca Patron Reposado Tequila= Rs. 6170
Roca Patron Reposado Tequila Alcohol Content= 44%
Roca Patron Anejo
The Roca Patron Anejo is yet another example of the perfect tequila. It is made using 100% Weber Blue Agave, processed through the tahona method. The fibers are retained during the fermentation and distillation process. The tequila is aged for 14 months in single-use bourbon barrels. The earthy and sweet aroma if the tequila is accompanied by the taste of baked agave and dried fruits along with hints of ginger and black pepper. It has a perfectly velvety smooth finish.
Price for 750ML of Roca Patron Anejo Tequila=Rs. 5780
Roca Patron Anejo Tequila Alcohol by Content= 44%
Roca Patron Silver
The Roca Patron Silver Tequila is made with 100% Weber Blue Agave from the Jalisco region. The agave is roasted in a small brick oven for about 79 hours for an intense flavor profile. It is made with the traditional “tahona” method where the roasted agave is crushed with volcanic stone.
Agave fiber is retained during the fermentation and distillation process. The taste of the tequila comes from intensely cooked agave, cooked pumpkin, and apple with hints of orange peel. The complex finish of the tequila is owed to the many smooth sweet flavors that go into it.
Price for 750ML of Roca Patron Silver Tequila=Rs. 5700
Roca Patron Silver Tequila Alcohol Content= 45%
Patrón Silver Tequila
The ultra-premium patron silver tequila is made in small batches with agave grown in the Jalisco region. Two key processes are of crucial importance to the making of this tequila. The roller-mill process lends an herbaceous flavor to the tequila while the traditional tahona process brings out the sweetness of the agave. High-quality Weber Blue agave is roasted in a small brick oven to be used in this tequila. It is distilled in copper still pots after which the tequila is bottled in an elegant bottle with cork stoppers.
Sweet agave and light citrus flavors are prominent in the tequila giving it a smooth, sweet taste. The light peppery finish is almost too perfect. The iconic Patron bottles are hand labeled and numbered. This tequila can upgrade any of your favorite cocktails in seconds.
Price for 750ML of Patron Silver Tequila= Rs. 5070
Patron Silver Tequila Alcohol Content= 40%
Patron XO Cafe
The Patron XO Cafe tequila starts out with the finest Weber Blue Agave. What makes this tequila stand out is that it is later combined with natural coffee essence extracted from the finest beans to make a dry, aromatic coffee liqueur without any sweetness. The flavor of the tequila is represented by the fresh-roasted coffee with notes of chocolate and light tequila.
Price for 750ML of Patron XO Cafe Tequila=Rs. 2730
Patron XO Cafe Tequila Alcohol Content= 35%
Corralejo Anejo is distilled from 100% Blue Weber Agave. The tequila is aged for at least a year in ex-bourbon barrels. The tequila has hints of smoky butter and it is a representation of Mexico’s rich culture. The pale gold color of the tequila is accompanied by the aroma of earth, smoked peppers, wood, and vanilla. It has a smooth finish will lingering notes of pepper.
Price of Corralejo Anejo (750ml)= Rs. 4370
Corralejo Anejo Alcohol Content= 38%
Tequila Corralejo Triple Distilled
The Corralejo Triple distilled tequila is made from Weber Blue Agave. The tequila is well known for its unmatched clarity and quality. The soft sweet aroma has lingering notes of cooked agave. The smooth and fresh finish is really something to look forward to with this tequila.
Price of Tequila Corralejo Triple Distilled= Rs. 3870
Corralejo Reposado Tequila
This is a 100% weber blue agave tequila made from a double distillation process. The tequila is rested in American oak barrels giving it a strong character. The smooth citrus notes along with the aroma of cooked agave give the tequila a very lovely taste and finish.
Price of Corralejo Reposado Tequila (750ml)= Rs. 3530
Corralejo Reposado Tequila Alcohol Content= 38%
Corralejo Blanco Tequila
This tequila is bottled straight from the still. It is un-aged. The spicy and almost herbal taste of the tequila is followed by a peppermint like finish. The crystal-like finish of the tequila is due to the straight bottling after distillation.
Price of Corralejo Blanco Tequila (750ml)= Rs.3310
Corralejo Blanco Tequila Alcohol Content= 38%
Don Julio Anejo Tequila
Don Julio Tequila is aged in small batches. The tequila is allowed to rest in American white-oak barrels to give tequila that is of superior taste. The wonderfully complex taste of the tequila is reminiscent of wood, agave along with hints of vanilla. The drink is best when had on the rocks or neat.
Price of Don Julio Anejo Tequila (750ml)= Rs. 5180
Don Julio Anejo Tequila Alcohol Content= 40%
Don Julio Reposado Tequila
Don Julio reposado tequila is a golden amber-colored rich tequila with a smooth finish. It is aged in American white-oak barrels for about 8 months. The mellow taste of the tequila makes it a perfect pairing for cocktails. The soft citrus aroma makes the tequila even more alluring.
Price of Don Julio Reposado Tequila (750ml)= Rs. 4660
Don Julio Reposado Tequila Alcohol Content= 40%
Don Julio Blanco
The Don Julio Blanco tequila is made from the finest agave and is tequila in its truest form. This tequila is the base from which all other forms of Don Julio tequila are derived. The crisp flavor of the tequila has hints of citrus in it. Made of 100% blue agave plants, the tequila is often known as silver tequila.
Price of Don Julio Blanco Tequila (750ml)= Rs. 3590
Don Julio Reposado Tequila Alcohol Content= 40%
Jose Cuervo Especial Gold Tequila
Jose Cuervo Especial Gold is known to be the world’s number 1 selling tequila. It is a fine blend of reposado and other younger Jose Cuervo tequilas.
Price of Jose Cuervo Gold Especial (750 ml)= Rs. 1650
Jose Cuervo Gold Especial Alcohol Content= 40%
Jose Cuervo Classico Silver
The Jose Cuervo Silver is made from blue agave harvested from the Cuervo family farms. The finest agave grown here is used to make, clean, crisp, and smooth tequila. The tequila gives out notes of agave, caramel, and herbs.
Price of Jose Cuervo Classico Silver= Rs. 1590
Jose Cuervo Classico Silver Alcohol Content= 38%
El Capo Extra-Aged Anejo Tequila
El Capo Tequila is made from fine quality Weber Blue Agave harvested from the Jalisco Highlands. The tequila is aged for a minimum of three years in ex-bourbon oak barrels.
Price of El Capo Extra-Aged Anejo Tequila (750 ml)= Rs.8000
El Capo Extra-Aged Anejo Tequila Alcohol Content= 40%
U4RIK Anejo Tequila
This tequila is made from agave sourced from the Jalisco Highlands. It is double distilled in copper pots. The agave for the tequila is cooked in stone or brick ovens. Roller mill extraction ensures proper extraction from agave fibers for fermentation and distillation.
Price of U4RIK Anejo Tequila= Rs. 3000
U4RIK Anejo Tequila Alcohol Content=40%
Riazul Premium Anejo Tequila
The Riazul Anejo Tequila is double distilled and then aged for two years in French Oak barrels which were previously used to rest cognac. The subtle hints of honey, vanilla, spices, and dried fruits really shine through along with agave in this tequila. The aroma is sweet with lingering cinnamon and pineapple notes.
Price of Riazul Premium Anejo Tequila (750 ml)= Rs.4000
Riazul Premium Anejo Tequila Alcohol Content= 40%
A traditional Mexican drink, tequila is loved by generations in Mexico. Now, it’s popularity has spread all over the world, with tequila becoming the go-to drink in parties and get-togethers.
At the end of the day, all there’s left to say is ” soda, pani, nimbu ke saath kya piyenge aap? Tequila!!”