We have lost so much in 2020 that turning our heads to a Dia de los Muertos celebration feels simultaneously perfect and impossible. We are just at the beginning of our grief and trying to even wrap our heads around
Details Location: Santa Catarina Minas, OaxacaAgave: Tobala, BicuisheMaestro Mezcalero: Germaín Arellanes ArellanesQuantity: 1330 litersLote: 60Bottle Number: 317ABV: 46%Tasting keywords: Pine, sweet water, granite.NOM: O129XBuy it today Nose Rich promos of roast agave, oceanic salt spray, with notes of lactic fermentation. Taste This ensemble is like the
Details Location: Santa Catarina Minas, OaxacaAgave: Tripón, Barril, BicuisheMaestro Mezcalero: Germaín Arellanes ArellanesQuantity: 302 litersLote: 63Bottle Number: 132ABV: 46%Tasting keywords: Roast agave, lactic, mineral.NOM: O129XBuy it today Nose There’s a touch of that distinctive lactic fermentation like pickle juice amidst the looming richness of
[caption id="attachment_5862" align="aligncenter" width="450"] The Mexican Cultural Institute in Washington, D.C.[/caption] In the spirit of transparency, here's some background on how the whole idea of how Mexico in a Bottle - Washington, D.C. came about: DC is my hometown, but now, my immediate family lives with me on the West Coast. I miss DC, I miss my friends, and I really needed to come up with a reason to visit. Then there was a random meeting and conversation I had with Pati Jinich, the terrific Mexican chef, culinary anthropologist, and resident chef at the Mexican Cultural Institute in DC. She told me that the Mexican culinary scene in Washington was growing. A seed was planted and I told Max that DC needed to be on our shortlist of event cities for 2017.
Our first Pop Up Pulqueria was so popular that we're bringing it back but shifting zip codes to Tamarindo in Downtown Oakland. The idea is the same, we'll have lots of fantastic, made in California pulque on hand and you
It takes some cojones to throw a mezcal tasting in San Francisco during the annual SF Pride celebration. Add to that the historic Supreme Court decision on same sex marriage, a Giants home game, and the farewell Grateful Dead concert, and