It’s official, Wahaka is organic

We were interested to hear that Wahaka finally received its USDA Organic certification earlier this month. I chatted with Raza Zaidi, Wahaka’s San Francisco principal, via e-mail to see what the brand is up to. The organic designation is particularly interesting...

Vino de Mezcal tasting

The Sunday before last I was privileged to attend a small tasting of Wahaka Mezcal’s latest line, Vino de Mezcal. As one of Wahaka’s founders, Raza Zaidi, explained Wahaka has a small non profit foundation called Fundacion de Agaves Silvestres dedicated to...
Cheese and mezcal oh my!

Cheese and mezcal oh my!

I am a cheese addict – one could say it is like crack for me. The mere suggestion of doing a cheese and mezcal pairing, well it sent shivers down my spine. It doesn’t seem like an obvious pairing, but when you think about how well whiskey or scotch pairs with cheese,...