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Mezcalosfera Espadin Destilado con Zarazamora

Mezcalosfera Espadin Destilado con Zarazamora is made with cultivated agave Espadin and the addition of fresh blackberries.

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Category:Destilado de Agave
Brand:Mezcalosfera de Mezcaloteca
Mezcalero:Margarito Cortes
Agave:Espadin
Grind:Tahona
Distillation:Refrescador
Style:Joven
State:Oaxaca
Town:Miahuatlan
ABV: 49.23%
Batch size: 300 liters
Release year: 2019
Website: http://mezcaloteca.org/mezcalosfera/
About this destilado de agave

Mezcalosfera Espadin Destilado con Zarazamora is made by Maestro Mezcalero Margartio Cortes in Miahuatlan, Oaxaca. This mezcal is double distilled in a copper refrescadora still. During the second distillation, blackberries are added to the distillate. This batch was produced in November of 2017, and the total batch size was just 300 litres.

Mezcalosfera de Mezcaloteca

Mezcalosfera de Mezcaloteca is the exported bottling from Mezcaloteca, the famous bar in Oaxaca City that is renowned for their educational tastings. They source all of their agave spirits directly from producers in seldom-traveled parts of Oaxaca that are often hard to get to. They put an exceptional amount of information on their labels, and all of their releases are very small batches that exhibit the most unique characteristics of mezcal. Though only a few batches have been brought into the US, there are dozens upon dozens of different varieties available for sale at their tasting room in Oaxaca City. Most of their spirits are labeled "Aguardiente de Agave", however all of their limited exports are certified "Mezcal". These mezcals are imported into the United States by Heavy Metl Premium Imports, which also imports popular brands Mezcal Real Minero and Rey Campero Mezcal.

1 review

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PDutton

PDutton

52 reviews
4 weeks ago

Acrid, acidic, suprisingly funky. Big blackberry flavor and dried sage, peppercorn, spearmint, ‘cheese’, poblano, tint of brazil nut. Retronasal has plum skin, vanillas, gentle allspice, agave. Smoke is present but subdued, good minerality. Entry is funky but the finish is really nice.

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