Don Amado Pechuga Mezcal - Argonaut Wine & Liquor

Don Amado Pechuga Mezcal

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Don Amado Pechuga Mezcal

SKU 58219


Don Amado's mezcaleros carefully handcraft Oaxaca's finest mezcals from 100% mature highland agave plants. After roasting the hearts of these premium agaves in wood-burning earthen pits, the plants' treasured juices are distilled in traditional Oaxacan ceramic-and-bamboo pot stills. This unique distillation method gives Don Amado mezcals their distinctive smoky flavor and herbal bouquet, while proudly honoring a sixteenth-century production tradition native only to the legendary state of Oaxaca.
Category Mezcal
Region Mexico, Oaxaca
Brand Don Amado
Alcohol/vol 46%
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Wine EnthusiastThis unusual pechuga is made with no animal fats or by-products, just a whole lot of fruits (wild apples, bananas, apricots), nuts and spices. The end result is vegetal and complex, with sun-warmed hints of fresh tomato, bell pepper and basil in the nose and on the palate. Black pepper and peat-like smoke add a darker note, finishing with a spearmint jolt.

Kara Newman, September 1, 2017

All sizes are 750ml unless otherwise stated.

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