Los Amantes Anejo

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Los Amantes Anejo Mezcal, 750ML

Los Amantes Anejo is aged for eighteen months in French oak and American oak barrels, which are slightly toasted. This mezcal has a great body and smooth woody aromas. Tasting notes include vanilla, coffee, honey, and prunes.

Technical Specifications:

MEZCALERO: Eric Hernandez
AGAVE: Espadin
DISTILLATION: Double distilled in Copper
REGION: Oaxaca
VILLAGE: Tlacolula
OVEN: Conic Earth Pit Oven
MILLING: Tahona  

About This Producer:

The name "Los Amantes" is inspired by the Aztec legend of the goddess Mayahuel who disobeyed her grandmother and gave herself to Quetzalcoatl for love. She paid with her life. After her remains where buried and watered with the tears of Quetzalcoatl, the maguey plant grew, which of course was then used to make mezcal. Los Amantes mezcal is distilled by hand and made 100% of agave Espadin in Tlacolula, Oaxaca. The agave is baked in traditional hornos, milled by tahona, and distilled in copper stills. Los Amantes distillery holds NOM-O01X, meaning that it was the first internationally certified mezcal distillery. 

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