Man, mezcal is getting popular in the United States. Last week I gave a talk to the California Academy of Sciences titled “Why Mezcal, Why Now?” The number of additions to our Where to Drink Mezcal in the United States list and map is another way of answering that question. We’ve added quite a few locations in recent weeks including

We want to continue on our campaign to ensure that no one is far from a great place to drink mezcal so definitely send us your recommendations. We’re going to be traveling much more over the next few months as we prepare for Mezcal: Mexico in a Bottle to New York June 5-6 and Chicago September 18th so we’ll also be visiting quite a few more drinking establishments.

While we’re at it, we updated our Where to Drink Mezcal in Oaxaca list and map including the addition of newcomer El Destilado, updated notes on Cuish’s tasting room, and a few more things. ex