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One of the most popular beverages worldwide, tequila is a very distinct tasting liquor that takes care and time to produce. The drink is made from the blue agave plant found near the Mexican city of the same name. Some consider tequila to be one of the truest forms of alcohol due to its highly potent nature. Jimadores, the harvesters of the agave plant, trim piñas from the ground at their peak ripeness to be baked, mashed, and then put in stills to ferment. This becomes tequila, the go-to drink for parties where everyone's looking to get a little wild.

As harvesting practices and fermentation times vary, each tequila producer comes up with a tequila that taste slightly different from another's. This leaves the drinker with many options to consider when trying to choose good tequila. For those of you who have very particular booze preferences, types of tequila matter. Should you go with a tequila blanco, like the varieties produced Milagros, Avion, and El Espolon? Or maybe a more traditional tequila like Patrón, Cazadores, Herrudura, or Hornitos?

What are some high rated top shelf tequila companies? This list is to help determine which tequilas are the best tasting out there - all through votes from Ranker users who have actually imbibed! Vote up your favorite, and vote down the ones that just miss the mark. And if it’s tequila’s tasty cousin whiskey you crave, check out the list of the best whiskey brands.

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Don Julio is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Tequila Brands

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1,415 679
Tequila Herradura is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Tequila Brands

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2,728 1,465
Patrón is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Tequila Brands

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1,668 1,099
1800 Tequila is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
kaylive added 1800 Tequila

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1,004 808
Cabo Wabo is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Tequila Brands

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945 569
Milagro is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
Milagro

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899 504
Corralejo is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
Corralejo

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812 445
Tres Generaciones is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
Tres Generaciones

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497 249
Clase Azul is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
Clase Azul

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854 385
Casa Noble is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Tequila Brands

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816 540
Hornitos is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
Hornitos

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982 483
Cazadores is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
Cazadores

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576 394
Tequila Avion is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
Tequila Avion

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358 320
Tres Agaves is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
Tres Agaves

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672 496
El Jimador is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
El Jimador

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371 296
Camarena is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
MarySSpiegel added Camarena

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285 323
El Tesoro Tequila is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
El Tesoro Tequila

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408 299
Espolon is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
Espolon

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356 294
Corzo is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
Corzo

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165 102
Casamigos Blanco is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
JenniferGarnick added Casamigos Blanco

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249 331
Ocho is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Tequila Brands

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116 140
DeLeon Tequila is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
DeLeon Tequila

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53 129
Tequila Don Nacho is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
MiguelAngelNavarreteAguilar added Tequila Don Nacho

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308 329
Sauza is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
Tequila added Sauza

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221 230
1921 Tequila is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
1921 Tequila

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237 273
Lunazul is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
Lunazul

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612 848
Jose Cuervo is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Tequila Brands

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96 110
Casa Dragones is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
Casa Dragones

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158 211
Don Ramon is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
Don Ramon

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76 88
Montalvo Tequila is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
alex-viecco added Montalvo Tequila

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104 137
100 ANOS ANEJO sauza is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
DeanGruber added 100 ANOS ANEJO sauza

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41 113
Don Modesto is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
Don Modesto

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148 84
Patrón Silver is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
jennifer-taylor added Patrón Silver

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125 223
Arette is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
Arette

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41 80
El Conde Azul is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
El Conde Azul

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45 91
Campo Azul is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
Campo Azul

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37 84
Dos Lunas Tequila is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Tequila Brands

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34 82
Tequila Don Weber is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
Tequila Don Weber

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36 90
Cruz Tequila is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
Cruz Tequila

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164 178
Tradicional Reposado Jose Cuer... is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
DeanGruber added Tradicional Reposado Jose Cuervo

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14 42
Mexican Moonshine is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
dukebauer added Mexican Moonshine

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32 88
El Charro is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
El Charro

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31 90
Huizache is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
Huizache

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23 86
Alma De Agave is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
Alma De Agave

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18 88
El Pobre is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
El Pobre

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9 11
Don Ernesto Tequila is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
pdafny added Don Ernesto Tequila Available in Taiwan, Philippines, Spain and France

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29 54
Leyenda Del Milagro is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
Leyenda Del Milagro

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5 16
Don Ernesto Tequila is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
Don Ernesto Tequila

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2 1
Chinaco is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
CatRightsell added Chinaco Aged in Oak barrels used for scotch an whiskey. Sweet fruity, spicy, warm vanilla-esc notes.

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23 53
Senor Rio is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Tequila Brands
Senor Rio