Great tutorial about mezcal & tequila plus a few tasty cocktail recipes

on 05/08/10 at 4:12 pm

Spirits

Imagine your favorite tequila, add a deep, rich, earthy complexity and a layer of smoke, and you have a high-quality mescal. While mescal’s boldness is unappealing to some at first sip, the spirit’s fans say the distinctive flavors are mescal’s most engaging characteristic, and represent one of the main reasons why the spirit is spreading like wildfire in U.S. cocktail circles.

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