Batuq Reserva 2019 Tasting Notes

Batuq Reserva 2019 Tasting Notes

Details Location: San Pedro de la Cueva, SonoraAgave: A. Yaquiana (Pacifica) – A. angustifolia ?Maestro Mezcalero: Rafael QuijadaBottle: #117ABV: 50.3%Tasting keywords: chocolate mole, pickled mango, white pepperNOM: 168Buy it today (for purchase options...
Batuq 2019 Blanco Tasting Notes

Batuq 2019 Blanco Tasting Notes

Details Location: San Pedro de la Cueva, SonoraAgave: A. Yaquiana (Pacifica) – A. angustifolia ?Maestro Mezcalero: Rafael QuijadaABV: 44%Tasting keywords: Pickled jalapeño, Aleppo pepperNOM: 168Buy it today (see purchase options at bottom of this article)...
Batuq 2018 Blanco Tasting Notes

Batuq 2018 Blanco Tasting Notes

Details Location: San Pedro de la Cueva, SonoraAgave: A. Yaquiana (Pacifica) – A. angustifolia ?Maestro Mezcalero: Rafael QuijadaABV: 44%Tasting keywords: Brine and pickled jalapeño.NOM: 168Buy it today (see purchase information at the bottom of this article)...
En memoriam – Don Aquilino García López

En memoriam – Don Aquilino García López

The mezcal family suffered an immense loss this week with the passing of Don Aquilino García López, patriarch of Mezcal Vago. From the Vago family: To those in the mezcal community, he was an absolute legend. To a lucky few, he was a friend. To us, he was Don...
Santa Pedrera tasting notes

Santa Pedrera tasting notes

Details Location: San Agustin Amatengo, OaxacaEspadin – A. angustifolia hawMaestro Mezcalero: Carino RamirezLote: 030-SP/2019Vintage: 2019ABV: 46%Tasting keywords: Rich, round, classic Oaxacan mezcalNOM: O138XBuy it today Nose The Santa Pedrera really jumps out...
Juerte tasting notes

Juerte tasting notes

Another of Mexico’s recovered tradition, we can only dream of more that are as good as this one. Details Location: TlaxcalaAgave: A. salmianaMaestro Mezcalero: Gerónimo RosainzABV: 40%Tasting keywords: Licorice, lactic, molasses sugar. NOM: NABuy it today Nose Juerte...