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Nucano Cuishe

Nucano Cuishe is made with 100% agave Cuishe that takes 15 years to mature. It has vegetal and earthy notes that seem to cling to the palate.

Rating: (3 reviews)
Brand:Nucano Mezcal
Mezcalero:Don Carlos
Agave:Cuishe
Distillation:Copper
Style:Joven
State:Oaxaca
Town:San Dionisio Ocotepec
ABV: 47%
Age of plant: 15 years
Website: www.nucano.com.mx
About this mezcal

Nucano Cuishe is made with 100% agave Cuishe that takes 15 years to mature. It is double distilled in a traditional copper still. This mezcal is decidedly easy to drink. It has vegetal and earthy mineral notes that are found in similar mezcals made with other karwinskii agave.

Nucano Mezcal

Mezcal Nucano is an artisanal mezcal produced in the region of San Dionisio Ocotepec, Oaxaca. Their batches are always limited to ensure artisanal production, and they are made by a 5th generation mezcalero who helps to bring old-world mezcal production into modern times. They make an Anejo, Reposado, and several Joven mezcals that feature different silvestre agave. They are entirely Oaxacan owned and operated.

3 reviews

2.7 of out 5 stars


NickSanford

NickSanford

10 reviews
6 months ago

Has a nice front end burst of the green peppers and earthy flavor, but ends with a slightly harsh heavy smoke that I was hoping would be a little bit more smooth. Good price for a Cuishe in general, but this one gave me a headache the next morning, so I’d stay away from this one. Big reason why I drink Mezcal is because its the cleanest alcohol there is when you wake up. This one disappointed me.

Tyler

Tyler

285 reviews
2 years ago

Great cuishe for the price. Lots of bright pepper and fruit with a bit of peat. No bite. The finish is not dry with a metallic note.

Jonny

Jonny

303 reviews
2 years ago

Batch NJC01-17. This is really tasty. It has some nice vegetal aromas of mostly root vegetables like carrots and potatoes with a bit of heat. The mouthfeel is light with more heat that results in a slight burn. Once you get over the burn, however, this mezcal is quite enjoyable. It has a good amount of smoke and more notes of fresh green leaves. Given the price, this mezcal is a steal!

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