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San Baltazar Guelavila

Brand: Alipus

State: Oaxaca

Distillations: 2

ABV: 49%

NOM: O14X

Mezcalero: Don Cosme Hernández and Cirilo Hernandez

Roast: Conical underground oven

Crush: Chilean mill pulled by horses

Still: Copper alembic

Notes: San Baltazar was the most popular Alipús in the Mexican market, and was withdrawn from export at the end of 2013. The special bottling from Craft, Mezcaleros nos. 2 and 5 were made at the same distillery.

Variety: Espadin