Our first Pop Up Pulqueria was so popular that we're bringing it back but shifting zip codes to Tamarindo in Downtown Oakland. The idea is the same, we'll have lots of fantastic, made in California pulque on hand and you
Last night I had a chance to hit the launch party at Oakland's Tamarindo for the new mezcal "La Palabra." There is one type, an espadin from San Juan del Rio in Oaxaca. It comes in a beautiful square bottle which mimics the decanter found in the mezcalero's home. At 50%, it is no wallflower and has a full bodied flavor to match.
Tamarindo is having their second annual celebration of agave distillates and antojitos this Sunday, November 16th, 3-7PM. We'll be there as will many other local mezcal aficionados, makers, and anyone interested in Gloria Dominguez's fantastic cooking. If you need any coaxing
Watch as Tamarindo's Michelle makes their Smoky Paloma in a nicely proportioned ceramic cup with a chile salt rim. You can beat the heat with these so arrive at Mezcal: Mexico in a Bottle Sunday fresh from the park. Tamarindo
Susan and I had a great time at Tamarindo's innaugural Mezcal and Tequila Festival yesterday. Tamarindo is an ideal spot, fantastic antonjitos in the hot weather, and that bumping downtown Oakland scene. It's like the Mission 15 years ago with
Update: Tamarindo is offering Mezcalistas readers 20% off through Eventbrite. Here's the url www.mezcaltequilafestival.eventbrite.com and here's the discount code: tequila468 Hope to see you there. -- Lucky you, this Sunday, August 8th Tamarindo in Oakland is hosting a mezcal and tequila tasting. We'll be there
Thanks again to all those who came out for our first Pop Up Mezcaleria with the Bold Italic! The turn out was fantastic. The mezcals: Alipus San Andres, Del Maguey Minero, Metl Blanco, Pierde Almas Joven, and Wakaha Reposado in the
As we’ve previously posted, we’ll be hosting our first mezcal tasting in San Francisco on July 25th. We’ve got some pretty exciting news to share about the event. First, we’re thrilled to present the US premiere of Alipús and will