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Real Minero Espadin, Barril, Largo, Mexicanito

Real Minero Espadin-Barril-Largo-Mexicanito is a limited release in a series of recent Ensamble mezcals coming from mezcalero Edgar Angeles.

Rating: (3 reviews)
Brand:Real Minero Mezcal
Mezcalero:Edgar Angeles
Agave:Barril, Espadin, Largo, Mexicano
Distillation:Clay Pot
Town:Santa Catarina Minas
About this mezcal

Real Minero Espadin-Barril-Largo-Mexicanito is made with 31% agave Espadin, 29% Barril, 28% Largo, and 12% Mexicanito (Rhodacantha). The agave are cooked in an underground pit oven, fermented with open-air yeasts, and double distilled in small clay pot stills. This is a limited release from Real Minero mezcalero Edgar Angeles.

Real Minero Mezcal

Real Minero is considered by many to be one of the world's finest Mezcal producers. The family has been making mezcal for several generations in Santa Catarina Minas, and they're known both in Mexico and abroad for creating some of the best bottles available. All of their mezcal is made in small clay pot stills, and almost all of it is rested in glass for several months before bottling, giving the mezcal a much softer character. Outside of creating great spirits, they also have one of the largest and most diverse sustainable agave reforestation programs. With the help of the community, they've been able to rescue several agave varieties that were previously thought to be extinct. The ABV of each batch may vary slightly, so check your bottle for details.

Read more about our visit to the Real Minero Agave Nursery and Palenque Tour.

Listen to Graciela Angeles Carreño talk about her family's production on the Show De Vie Podcast: Ep 291 – Graciela Angeles Carreño – The Real Thing.

3 reviews

4.5 of out 5 stars



87 reviews
9 months ago

Lot RM4N-01. 31% Espadin 29% Barril 28% Largo 12% Mexicanito. Creamy milk chocolate on the nose and on the tongue. The Largo and Mexcanito shine through.



170 reviews
12 months ago

Cant go wrong with any of the last 4 or 5 Real Minero Ensambles

Flavors are all over the place, but really well integrated. This mezcal takes you on a tour of Oaxaca… one sip gets you farther than any website, video, or book ever could



388 reviews
12 months ago

Lote RM4N-01. Aromas of chocolate, peanuts, and wet leaves. Tastes of chocolate oranges, kale, pickled carrots, kimchi, and red pepper. Pricey but totally worth it. This is really nice.

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