Category: Joven Mezcal
Product of: Mexico
A 100% agave joven mescal (without claim to aging) suggesting its golden appearance could be entirely or party due to the addition of caramel. It is sold ‘con gusano’, “with worm”.
Sampled on 13/04/2013
Clear, pale golden.
Lightly smoky with smoked meat/bacon aromas.
Chewy smoked agave palate with vegetal/stewed cabbage.
Lasting meaty, smoked finish.
Closure: Natural cork stopper