Category: Reposado Mezcal
Product of: Mexico
Double distilled in a copper pot still in a distillery in Ocotlan (NOM-011X), just outside of Oaxaca City. This 100% agave (Espadín variety) is aged in American oak barrels for 10-12 months.
Sampled on 05/04/2010
Clear, pale straw.
Fruity toffee-apple/raison nose with notes of tar and stewed pear.
Slightly oily with warm woody notes, vanilla and buttery corn-the-cob.
Very slight smokiness to an almost whisky-like finish.
Closure: Natural cork stopper