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Batuq Blanco 2018

Brand: Bacanora Batuq

State: Sonora

Distillations: 2

ABV: 44

NOM: 168

Mezcalero: Rafael Quijada

Roast: Autoclave and "Malla" underground oven

Crush: Hand crushed with an axe then run through mechanical shredder

Still: Stainless steel and copper still

Fermentation: Wild fermentation in large square plastic containers.

Vintage: 2018

Notes: Batuq's 2018 bottling makes for a great contrast to the 2019 and the reserva - that comparison makes annual variations in terroir very clear.

Read the Mezcalistas Tasting Notes

Variety: A. Yaquiana