Tequila food pairings ?

Looking for foods to pair with your favorite tequila? We got you covered.

A common question we hear is: “What foods go good with this tequila?”

So, here’s a quick list to help point you in the right direction!

Tacos + Blanco/Reposado

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Chicken or fish tacos paired with blanco is a solid combination of light meat with white tequila. With meats like pork and steak, a reposado would be a better fit.

If you’re eating meatier tacos like pork or steak, we recommend pairing it with a reposado.

Ceviche/Sushi + Blanco

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Ceviche and sushi are a great pairing to go with blanco. The raw seafood compliments the natural agave flavor that blanco contains.

Sautéed Chicken with jalapeño + Reposado

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Chicken sautéed in orange juice with jalapenos pairs great with reposado. The orange juice and heat from the jalapeno combines with the reposado to make a perfect balance.

Beef, Pork, Lamb + Reposado/Anejo

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You can pair a good steak with a reposado or an anejo. Red meats such as pork or lamb go great with an anejo.

Chocolate + Anejo

balances well with sweets, especially chocolate. Chocolate creates a balance between the sweet flavor and the anejo’s aged flavor.