Don Amado Arroqueno, 750ML
Don Amado Arroqueno is made with agave Arroqueno that is distilled in ceramic and bamboo pot stills. The aromas of this mezcal are of spice, pepper, and chili. It’s well balanced with a good deal of smokey and earthy flavor. At 46% ABV, this mezcal is very smooth and easy to drink.
MEZCALERO: Don Bonifacio Arellanes
DISTILLATION: Double distilled in ceramic and bamboo pot stills
VILLAGE: Santa Catarina Minas
ALCOHOL: 46% ABV
ABOUT THIS PRODUCER:
Don Amado’s mezcaleros carefully handcraft all of their mezcals from 100% mature highland agave plants. After roasting the hearts of these premium agaves in wood-burning earthen pits, the plants’ treasured juices are distilled in traditional Oaxacan ceramic-and-bamboo pot stills. This unique distillation method gives Don Amado mezcals their distinctive smoky flavor and herbal bouquet, while proudly honoring a sixteenth-century production tradition native to the state of Oaxaca.
By Mezcal Reviews