Sipping Off the Cuff | The Lost Explorer Mezcal Joven

THE LOST EXPLORER MEZCAL is a collaboration with Proyecto Humo and master mezcalero, Don Fortino Ramos Florean. It was grown, harvested and distilled on the edge of San Pablo Huixtepec, Oaxaca in the Zimatlán District—situated some fifteen hundred meters above sea level in the Central Valley. San Pablo Huixtepec is roughly equidistant from Oaxaca City and … Read moreSipping Off the Cuff | The Lost Explorer Mezcal Joven

Women In the Mezcal Industry: Barbara Sweetman

The First Time Barbara Sweetman has single handedly given more people in the world their first taste of mezcal. Click To Tweet I first met Barbara Sweetman, Vice President of Caballeros, Inc., and International Sales Manager of Scorpion Mezcal, and now, Sierra Norte Whiskies in March 2011. I was visiting the infamous Nightclub & Bar … Read moreWomen In the Mezcal Industry: Barbara Sweetman

Tequila vs Mezcal: The Director’s Cut

Skepticism and Terror In early June 2017, I was interviewed via email by VinePair’s conscientious staff writer, Nickolaus Hines, on whether I thought that mezcal could “…Grow its way to the Mainstream Without Losing its Roots.” Skepticism usually sets in whenever we’re approached for quotes by writers attempting to compose complex articles about the plight … Read moreTequila vs Mezcal: The Director’s Cut

Mix Up a Good Time with Scorpion Mezcal and Mexican Chocolate

If there’s one thing I love pairing with mezcals, it’s chocolate.  When you find a great quality mezcal that can hold it’s own against a dark chocolate, pair it.  The flavor combinations will open your palate to a whole new world of flavorful delights.  Here are just a few suggestions for pairing with the Scorpion … Read moreMix Up a Good Time with Scorpion Mezcal and Mexican Chocolate

Open Bar | Barbara Sweetman of Scorpion Mezcal

In this Open Bar interview, Mike Morales speaks to Barbara Sweetman of Scorpion Mezcal. Mike Morales interviews Barbara Sweetman of Scorpion Mezcal. Click To Tweet From the Scorpion Mezcal Website: Scorpion Mezcal®, one of the most awarded Mezcals on the market today and a leading brand in the Mezcal category, continues to impress customers the … Read moreOpen Bar | Barbara Sweetman of Scorpion Mezcal

Open Bar | Las Almas Rotas Mezcaleria, Dallas, TX

Coming Soon – Las Almas Rotas, a New Mezcaleria in Dallas Las Almas Rotas Mezcaleria is opening soon in Dallas, Texas, and Mike Morales managed to catch up with them for an Open Bar interview before their grand opening.  (Yes, you’ll hear their construction going on in the background, but they’ve got a great story!) … Read moreOpen Bar | Las Almas Rotas Mezcaleria, Dallas, TX

Sipping Off the Cuff | Escorpion Mezcal Barril Anejo

Welcome to Escorpion Week on Tequila Aficionado! We have the full rundown on the entire Escorpion Mezcal collection for you.       From the newly improved Scorpion Website: Escorpion Mezcal Varietals Small Batch, Copper Pot, limited and rare editions Arroqueño (Agave Americano) Silver and Añejo 40% ABV The Silver version has a lightweight body and a … Read moreSipping Off the Cuff | Escorpion Mezcal Barril Anejo

Sipping Off the Cuff | Escorpion Mezcal Tobala Silver

Welcome to Escorpion Week on Tequila Aficionado! We have the full rundown on the entire Escorpion Mezcal collection for you.     From the newly improved Scorpion Website: Escorpion Mezcal Varietals Small Batch, Copper Pot, limited and rare editions Arroqueño (Agave Americano) Silver and Añejo 40% ABV The Silver version has a lightweight body and a wafting … Read moreSipping Off the Cuff | Escorpion Mezcal Tobala Silver

Sipping Off the Cuff | Escorpion Mezcal Pechuga Silver

Welcome to Escorpion Week on Tequila Aficionado! We have the full rundown on the entire Escorpion Mezcal collection for you.     From the newly improved Scorpion Website: Escorpion Mezcal Varietals Small Batch, Copper Pot, limited and rare editions Arroqueño (Agave Americano) Silver and Añejo 40% ABV The Silver version has a lightweight body and a wafting … Read moreSipping Off the Cuff | Escorpion Mezcal Pechuga Silver

Sipping Off the Cuff | Escorpion Mezcal Arroqueno Anejo

Welcome to Escorpion Week on Tequila Aficionado! We have the full rundown on the entire Escorpion Mezcal collection for you.     From the newly improved Scorpion Website: Escorpion Mezcal Varietals Small Batch, Copper Pot, limited and rare editions Arroqueño (Agave Americano) Silver and Añejo 40% ABV The Silver version has a lightweight body and a wafting … Read moreSipping Off the Cuff | Escorpion Mezcal Arroqueno Anejo