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Riazuleño Clasico

Riazuleño Clasico is produced by Maestro Mezcalero Gelasio Cruz and bottled for distribution by the Riazul Tequila company.

Rating: (1 review)
Brand:Riazuleño Mezcal
Mezcalero:Gelasio Cruz
Town:San Dionisio Ocotepec
ABV: 40%
Age of plant: 7-10 years

About this mezcal

Riazuleño Clasico is made with agave Espadin in San Dionisio Ocotepec, Oaxaca. The agave used in this mezcal are cooked in an underground pit oven and they are distilled twice in a copper column still. This has aromas of ripe tropical fruit, sweet agave, and smoke. The palate is sweet with notes of cinnamon, limestone, and minerals.

Riazuleño Mezcal

Riazuleño Mezcal is a newer release from the Riazul Tequila company, which was founded in 2008. Riazuleño is produced in the foothills of San Dionisio Ocotepec in Oaxaca on a single estate, owned and operated by Maestro Mezcalero Gelasio Cruz.

Member rating

2.5 out of 5

1 review



32 reviews
Rated 2.5 out of 5 stars5 years ago

Decent mezcal. No flavors that really stand out. Only tastes mildly of agave. Pleasant, simple, easy to drink. Taste fades really quickly. Good beginner mezcal or would be perfect for cocktails.

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