Mezcal Sacrificio Reposado
Mezcal Sacrificio // Oaxaca, Mexico
This mezcal, produced in Tlacolula, Oaxaca, is the "reposado" or "rested" version of Mezcal Sacrificio. Its production begins with the harvesting of 8 to 10 year old agave espadín. After being roasted two days in mesquite and ocote pine wood-fire ovens, the agave hearts are crushed through traditional harvest processes to obtain the agave juice. The agave juice is then distilled twice - first with a steel still, and then with a copper still. The mezcal is then aged three months is Mexican white oak casks previously used to mature brandy. This mezcal is bottled at 40% ABV.
Mezcal ReposadoA 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. Reposado mezcal is aged for 2 months up to 1 year in wood.
Cask Typeex-brandy, Mexican White Oak