Tasting the ether

Tasting the ether

Recently I snagged the last ticket to an intimate mezcal tasting at ABV’s refashioned upstairs event room.Marco Ochoa of Mezcaloteca and Andrea Hagan of Mezcouting were in town and had coordinated a tasting with ABV’s Ryan Fitzgerald. The audience was a cluster of...

Become a Mezcanaut, a true mezcal explorer

Need help navigating the rapidly changing and dangerous shoals of the mezcal world? Well, we have the event for you. Coming March 13th-14th in Oaxaca City Mezcanautica is set up to be a deep dive into the issues and questions driving the mezcal world today. Punning...

Marco Ochoa dives deep into the world of mezcal

Mezcaloteca founder Marco Ochoa (no, not that one) gave a great presentation at Mesamerica 2014 which I wish we’d attended. Check out their program to get a sense for how awesome it must have been. Studded with stars like Alice Waters and Mario Batali but also...