Last call for t-shirts!

We are about to start work on our next t-shirt design so we’ve stopped making our first designs and only have a few shirts left in a few sizes. You can see them in our Etsy shop here. We really only have smalls and mediums left with one XL Prometido and one XL...

A little mezcal to get your day started right

Vasijas del cementerio de Nahualac (De fotografía) Pasamos la noche, que nos pareció interminable, debajo de una simple choza de esteras.Por la mañana, nos calentamos el estómago con un buen trago de mezcal, y volvimos á em-prender nuestra tarea. Los hallazgos fueron...

Vaso de mezcal

Just a little reminder of how things used to work courtesy of a display at San Francisco’s Mexican Museum.

A meeting of minds

It’s already been more than a month which tells you that I’ve been busy. But on a balmy evening in June we finally had the meeting of mezcal blogger minds. Yes, the Mezcal PhD sat down with Mezcalistas for a few glasses of mezcal at New York’s Casa...

Yet another problem for the mezcal business

  As if all the other problems in the world of mezcal weren’t enough here’s word that drug cartels are smuggling liquid meth in bottles of tequila thus exposing cross-border shipments of tequila and, presumably, mezcal to greater scrutiny. For a long time,...

Sneak peak at Lolo SF's new spot

We had a chance to check out the soft opening of Lolo’s new location on Valencia Street in San Francisco Monday evening. We wouldn’t have thought it possible but the decor is even more lively and funky than their dear, departed, 22nd St. location. With an...