Aged: No age statement
Product of: Mexico
Distilled with 100% Agave Espadín (Agave Angustifolia) from Valley of Tlacolula, Oaxaca (rocky calciferous soil) by Don Cosme Hernandez & son Cirilo in San Baltazar Guelavila village, Tlacolula, Oaxaca. Fermented using wild yeast in open pine vats and double distilled in a 280 litre copper pot still
The Alipús brand is owned by Los Danzantes who’s Production Manager, Hector Vásquez Abarca oversees production by palenqueros (mezcal producers) in a number few villages to produce mezcals under the Alipus name.
Review and Tasting
Sampled on 03/02/2012
(batch 003/10SBG) Crystal clear.
Fairly pungent tar smoke nose with faint char-gilled green pepper.
Lightly sweet, round, smoky bacon, tar palate with herbal fruitiness.
Smoky, peaty, bacon with lingering tar flavour.