Taking the mezcal out of the box

Puns and seasonality aside I really am stunned by the leaps in mezcal world design. Bottle shapes and label design have always expressed the awesome creativity seeping out of Mexico but now people are creating all sorts of other containers. This last trip to Oaxaca...

Who in the mezcal world has a show up in NY?

That would be Ron Cooper of course. He has a show up at Franklin Parrasch right now. According to Ron they’re a “continuation of 1965 light pieces.” If you’re interested in the subject dig into this book which was published along side the big...

Photographing the miracle of mezcal

Recently I discovered Anna Bruce‘s photography because she covers our favorite subject, the world of mezcal, with great aplomb. We chatted about her photos over email. The interview is below with minimal editing for clarity. You can find our more about her work...

Read about mezcal in style

Why wear pajamas while reading Mezcalistas when you can wear our brand spanking new t-shirts instead? We have three prints in a multitude of colors. All are hand screen printed in the Mission and come in both male and female sizes. Not only will you look good,...

Music+Art+Mezcal=Fun

A tremendous thanks to all of you who stopped by Sub-Mission Gallery this past Saturday for our Music.Art.Mezcal. extravaganza. It was a dream come true to organize an event like this. For me, I can’t imagine mezcal existing in a vacuum without music, art and...