A Yucatecan Gin? Gin Katun enters the market

A Yucatecan Gin? Gin Katun enters the market

“Cuenta la leyenda que los colores y los sabores de la tierra están relacionados con el aroma del universo” Gin Katún. “Legend has it that the colors and flavors of the earth are related to the aroma of the universe” Gin Katún. As the rise of Mexican cuisine and...
Agaves De Michoacan: Cupreata & Inaequidens

Agaves De Michoacan: Cupreata & Inaequidens

Learning about agave varieties is fun but complex. Particularly outside of Oaxaca where the regions have less resources and it is a slower process to officially distinguish and classify agave species, the communities rely on internal knowledge. One of the most...
Michoacan: 400 years of mezcal history

Michoacan: 400 years of mezcal history

Mezcal history is always a little murky, and often-times the best sources are trusted people’s stories, rather than historical texts. This is especially true in Michoacan, where mezcal was forced underground–both figuratively and literally for a long stretch of...