Sombra Mezcal, 750ML
Sombra Mezcal is made with agave Espadin in San Juan and San Luis del Rio, a region steeped in mezcal history. This means the agave that is used in Sombra is grown at about 8,000 feet above sea level. The Sombra brand has been in the US for many years, and it’s a staple in many unique cocktails. Though it’s meant to be used in mixed drinks, it carries the full flavor of agave into the mix.
NOM: NOM-O223X, NOM-O72X
DISTILLATION: Double distilled in Copper
VILLAGE: San Juan del Rio, San Luis del Rio
ALCOHOL: 45% ABV
About this Producer:
Sombra is Spanish for "Shadow." The brand was started as a passion project of famed sommelier and wine aficionado Richard Betts. Though Sombra mezcal is meant to be used in cocktails, it's designed specifically to bring the full flavor of agave out in the mixed drink.
By Mezcal Reviews