Del Maguey Santo Domingo Albarradas Mezcal

Mezcal Joven

Del Maguey // Oaxaca, Mexico

  • Cost

  • Distiller Score

    88
  • Avg. Rating

    3.82
    3 out of 5 stars
    ( 17 )

Del Maguey Santo Domingo Albarradas is a single-village mezcal from the Mixe (pronounced Mee-Hay) region south of Oaxaca. This is a high-elevation (8,500') mezcal produced from espadín agave, fermented and twice-distilled via traditional methods. It is bottled at 48% ABV.

  • age
    NAS
  • abv
    48.0
  • Mezcal Joven
    A spirit distilled from one or more different varieties of agave. Can only be produced in designated areas within 8 different Mexican states. Must be bottled in México. This is unaged or aged in stainless steel or plastic containers before bottling.
  • Cask Type
    unaged

Tasting Notes

"This is one assertive mezcal! On the nose it offers bold notes of strawberry and fermented fruit alongside rustic agave distillate. These rich flavors carry through to the palate, with lots of tropical fruit, salinity, and a hint of smoky barbecue sauce. Despite its vigorous character and high proof, this is an eminently sippable spirit for those who enjoy the wild and unusual flavors mezcal has to offer. Unique and highly recommended."

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