Tasting Notes: La Niña del Mezcal Bacanora

Long known for her flagship espadín La Niña del Mezcal’s Cecilia Murrieta is releasing intriguing bottles that span the agave spirits universe. The details: – Location: San Pedro de la Cueva, Sonora – Agave: Agave yaquiana – Maestro Mescalero: Rafael...

Tasting Notes: Mezcalero Special Bottling No. 2

  This is the second in Craft Distillers’ Special Bottling series. First came the Mezcalero series, then this. The quality is amazing. The details: Location: Santa María La Pila, Mihuatlán, Oaxaca Agave: Dobadaan aka agave rhodacantha Maestro Mezcalero: Don...

Tasting Notes: Alipús San Andrés Ensamble

The Alipús line continues to evolve. The latest addition is an ensamble which originally was designed to replace the San Andrés, now it appears it will complement it. The details: Location: Santa María La Pila, Mihuatlán, Oaxaca Agave: 80% Espadín, 20% Bicuishe...

Tasting Notes: Mezcalero #15

The latest bottle in Craft Distillers’ stellar Mezcalero series of small batch mezcals is out and it’s quite a marvel. First the details: Location: San Luis del Rio, Tlacolula Agave: Sierra Negra Maestro Mezcalero:Don Baltazar Cruz Gomez Distillation Date:...