Gusto Historico Tobaxiche Amarillo is made by Tio Juan Garcia, a fifth generation mezcalero who has been producing mezcal for over 50 years.
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|Category:||Destilado de Agave|
|Batch size:||Lot 05.20.JG.TA: 100 liters|
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About this destilado de agave
Gusto Historico Tobaxiche Amarillo (Agave karwinskii sp) is made by maestro mezcalero Juan Garcia in Miahuatlan, Oaxaca. The agaves are cooked in an underground pit over, ground by tahona, fermented with open air yeasts, and single distilled in a copper refrescadera still. As of June 2021, Juan Garcia is 67 years, and has been producing mezcal regularly since the age of 15. He is a fifth generation mezcalero and only produces mezcal in very small batches.
Gusto Histórico specializes in bringing unique destilados de agave y mezcales tradicionales to the market. The brand was started by one of the co-founders of famed Oaxacan mezcaleria Mezcaloteca, and the Gusto Histórico brand features many of the same producers, with a focus on preserving traditional production methods and practices.