London Mezcal Week is almost here

London Mezcal Week is almost here

Are you ready London because mezcal is ready for you and will be painting the town Red, White, and Green next week! The brain child of Melanie Symonds of Quiquiriqui Mezcal and Thea Cumming of Dangerous Don, the event celebrates all things mezcal and Mexico. There is...

Oaxaca – a constantly changing landscape

We arrived just as the morning sky was breaking open and the rain had stopped. There had been a torrential storm when we landed in Mexico City the night before, and despite having put in a four hour buffer to get through customs, get to the bus station, and grab...
The mezcal conundrum

The mezcal conundrum

Like a lot of people in the world of mezcal, this is an issue I think about a lot – how to find the delicate balance of promoting an amazing spirit with supply and production limitations. The New York Times piece that hit over the weekend, Here, Try Some Mezcal,...

Mexico in a Bottle, NYC Style

Check out our wrap up of our first Mexico in a Bottle outside of San Francisco. There is just one way to sum it up – beyond swell. We landed Friday night and hit the ground running, with our first stop at the Spotted Pig – a cold beer, a pigs ear salad and...