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Gracias a Dios del Cura

Gracias a Dios del Cura is a small batch, limited edition release made with agave Espadin, fresh pineapple, and fresh guava.

Rating: (1 review)
Brand:Gracias a Dios Mezcal
NOM:NOM-O223X
Mezcalero:Oscar Hernandez
Agave:Espadin
Grind:Tahona
Distillation:Copper
Style:Joven
State:Oaxaca
Town:Santiago Matatlan
ABV: 45%
Release year: 2018
Website: http://thankgad.com/
About this mezcal

Gracias a Dios del Cura is a limited edition mezcal that is made from agave Espadin. Before the second and final distillation, mezcalero Oscar Hernandez added fresh pineapple and guava to be distilled with the agave. This addition of fruit was first done by Oscar in year 2000, when he made a special batch for the priest of his home town in Santiago Matatlan. He’s been making this mezcal for the priest every year since and he made a second batch of this special mezcal for the public in 2018.

Gracias a Dios Mezcal

Aside from a few special releases, Gracias a Dios is made in Santiago Matatlan, Oaxaca. It is 100% artisanal, handmade with piñas from Espadín agave and other varieties, ground and fermented in their own palenque in Santiago Matatlán, and distilled in copper by maestro mezcalero Oscar Hernández Santiago.With a strong, aromatic and balanced flavor, this spirit is the product of a 4-generation family of maestros mezcaleros, who have traditionally kept the artisan processes of making this drink. They are continually innovating and partnering with other to create new releases.

1 review

2 of out 5 stars


Jonny

Jonny

288 reviews
7 months ago

Aromas of pineapple and smoked mesquite. Kind of thin and tasting like medicine. The pineapple is not overpowering on the palate. It’s very faint in flavor. I like the story behind this but don’t really enjoy the mezcal.

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