Category: Mezcal, Sotol, Bacanora, etc.

Quiote’s food pairs with agave spirits

Quiote’s offbeat Mexican food pairs perfectly with agave spirits …There are three dedicated mezcalerias in Chicago right now—including Mezcaleria las Flores and La Mez—and quite a few other bars have dedicated significant shelf space to it. The latest is Logan Square’s Quiote…

Kimo Sabe Named Official Mezcal Of SXSW

Kimo Sabe Named Official And Exclusive Mezcal Of SXSW Yahoo Finance AUSTIN, Texas, March 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Kimo Sabe, the new face of mezcal, has signed a three-year deal to become the official and exclusive …  The SXSW sponsorship agreement fits seamlessly into Kimo Sabe’s bold and successful rollout strategy, which has set a bullseye […]

Mezcal Bar (West Hollywood)

A Secret Sliver of Mezcal Bliss Stashed Within Laurel Hardware UrbanDaddy …it’s our duty to inform you of Mezcal Bar, an extremely good-looking, if diminutive, new cocktail haunt stashed discreetly inside of Laurel Hardware…  It opens Friday, and it looks like this… There’s mezcal, logically. Showcased on its own, from 20 different distillers. In various […]

Three Mezcal Cocktails

7 recipes to cure your mezcal and taco cravings Tim Carman’s review of Mezcalero Cocina Mexicana on 14th Street NW got us thinking about mezcal… (Dixie D. Vereen/For The Washington Post) Mezcal Margarita. Adapted from Rick Bayless’s Topolobampo restaurant in Chicago. Oaxaca Old Fashioned and Smoked Palomino.

Dangerous Don Cafe Mezcal

Dangerous Don Cafe Mezcal – Product Launch Dangerous Don has launched a coffee-flavoured mezcal in the UK. Launched late last month, the namesake brand is available in several high-end bars in the country and through on-line retailer Drinks Supermarket…

New Title Sponsor – Kimo Sabe Mezcal

“Poker Night in America” Signs New Title Sponsor – Kimo Sabe Mezcal    Yahoo Finance CHICAGO, March 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The hit TV series Poker Night in America, produced by Rush Street Productions, has just signed Kimo Sabe Mezcal, the drink for Trusted Friends, as their new title sponsor of all nationally televised episodes and live […]

Mezcal Vago A Connoisseur’s Delight

Mezcal Vago A Connoisseur’s Delight    Access Atlanta Mezcal Vago is the connoisseur’s mezcal! It has been produced by the same family for over 500 years and is crafted in the old world ways… …Mezcal Vago is made by cooking/smoking the agave plants in underground, earthen pits which gives it its unbelievable smoky flavor. Then, the […]

#TeqMez Fest Takes Over Oyamel (D.C.)

#TeqMez Fest Takes Over Oyamel    Eater DC Taco de camaron azul enchipotlada is a featured dish for Oyamel’s annual Tequila Mezcal Festival, going on now

Oyamel’s mezcal festival

How to Eat Your Way Through DC This Week Chef José Andrés kicks off Oyamel’s (401 7th St. NW) 10th annual Tequila and Mezcal Festival this Monday evening. The party, with tickets for $49, includes over a dozen agave tasting stations, passed bites and cocktails, and live music. And José knows how to throw […]

Ilegal Mezcal Enters Distribution Agreement

Ilegal Mezcal Enters Distribution Agreement with Southern Glazer’s Transatlantic Division Antigua, Guatemala (February 21, 2017) — Ilegal Mezcal, a handcrafted brand of Mexican artisanal liquor that has made a name for itself with bold guerrilla ad campaigns and strong political positions, announces it is entering into a national distribution agreement with Southern Wine & […]