The #1 tequila brand in the world, Jose Cuervo Especial Gold is a golden blend of reposado and younger tequilas. Its light gold color and sweet aroma has pleasant agave notes. With a sweet, subtle agave flavor and hints of oak and vanilla, Especial Gold boasts a well-balanced, short, smooth finish. (40% ABV-80 proof) • In history and today, Jose Cuervo Especial is the popular choice for crafting any Margarita: frozen or on the rocks. Jose Cuervo knows how to craft tequila.