Corzo Silver Tequila Review

Corzo TequilaThe first thing that grabs your attention about Corzo tequila is the bottle: square, smooth, and modern—not unlike a really nice cologne bottle.

But when you get past the attractive packaging, there’s a friendly tequila inside waiting to play.

It has a thin mouthfeel and an approachable taste. Though it is 100% agave, it lacks the grassy flavor often found in such tequilas.

This is a clean-tasting tequila for sipping or mixing. I found that adding a tiny splash of Midori to a classic margarita made with Corzo brought out the saltier notes and balanced it quite nicely.

On its own, what it lacks in complexity it makes up for in smoothness.

Here’s a good cocktail to try for summer:

Collinsisimo

Ingredients

2 oz tequila
1 oz fresh lime juice
1 oz Grand Marnier
Club soda

Instructions

Pour the tequila, lime juice and Grand Marnier into a collins glass filled with ice. Top off with club soda and a lime wedge.

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  • John Bartholomew

    I tried a shot of this, neat, at an excellent Austin TX bar. Awful. Tastes like a cheap, funky tequila packaged in a fancy bottle in order to be promoted as something special.