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Agave Espadín: Everything You Need to Know

Agave Espadín is not merely a plant; it’s the soul of one of Mexico’s most iconic spirits: Mezcal. In this comprehensive guide, we will explore the essence of Agave Espadín, from its historical significance to its cultivation. Let’s journey together to this amazing adventure to...

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Why Mezcal Is Expensive

If we compare it to other spirits, Mezcal tends to be a pricy spirit. This has led many enthusiasts and newcomers wondering: why is Mezcal so expensive? The answer lies…

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National Mezcal Day: Celebration and Significance

National Mezcal Day is a vibrant celebration that pays homage to Mexico’s beloved spirit, Mezcal. A beverage that holds a special place in Mexican culture, embodying centuries of tradition, craftsmanship, and…

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Is Mezcal Gluten Free?

Mezcal, the smoky Mexican traditional and ancestral spirit derived from agave plants, is growing more and more in popularity. This might be a choice for those with gluten intolerance or…

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Alcohol Content of Mezcal

The “strength” or alcohol content of Mezcal can vary depending on several factors. Understanding its alcohol percentage is essential for both enjoying, knowing a bit more about the production methods…

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Different Types of Mezcal: The Complete Guide

Mezcal is slowly but steadily rising in popularity. Its diversity, not only in the varieties of the states that produce this unique spirit, but in the different agave types that…

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Why Does Mezcal Taste Smoky?

If you’ve read our previous post on how mezcal is made, you may already have a partial understanding of why this distinctive spirit possesses its unique smoky flavor.  However, for…

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How to drink Mezcal?

If you’re already a fan of tequila, you’re likely ready to explore the world of mezcal, Mexico’s other renowned agave spirit. Once considered a niche beverage in the United States,…

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Mezcal with a Worm: Why?

Mezcal is a renowned Mexican spirit that has gained international acclaim for its unique flavor profile and for its cultural significance and traditional making process. But one of the peculiarities associated…

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Mezcal: Where is it Made?

Mezcal is a historic and traditional beverage from Mexico. It is as complex as it is celebrated.  As we explored in this post where we explain how it’s Mezcal made,…

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Mezcal Calories and Nutrition Facts: What You Need to Know

Mezcal, with its rich and smoky flavor, has gained popularity as a distinctive and unique alcoholic beverage.  In this comprehensive guide, we’ll break down the calorie content, nutritional components, and…

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How is Mezcal Made?

Mezcal, a spirit representing the rich cultural history of Mexico, intertwines traditional and ancestral practices and biodiversity to offer a uniquely smoky and complex beverage.  Let’s explore the journey from…

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History and Origin of Mezcal

Mezcal is Mexican distilled liquor made from any type of agave in contrast with Tequila, that is made only from Blue Agave. Its origins go way back and its ancestral…

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Mezcal vs Tequila: What’s the Difference?

What’s the difference between tequila and mezcal? Tequila and mezcal are iconic spirits originated from Mexico. Both are known for their rich flavors and historical significance. While they share a…

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