Prolijo Mezcal Tobala, Oaxaca (96 proof)

Prolijo Mezcal Tobala, Oaxaca (96 proof)

Item Number: 14362

UPC: 0-860330000633

Country: Mexico
Region: Oaxaca
Sub Region: Oaxaca
Appellation/AVA: Etla
Estate Grown Wine: No
Grape(s): 100% Tobal√° Agave
Type: Spirits - Mezcal
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Pack: 6
Closure: T Top
Alc by Vol(%): 48

Mezcalero: Óscar Ramírez Santiago
Agave Source:  Etla, Oaxaca
Agave: Tobalá; 12-15 years old
Cooking Method:  Underground stone pit oven fueled with encino wood
Crushing Method:  Traditional tahona pulled by a mule
Fermentation:  Open pine wood vats
Distillation:  Double distilled
Still Style:  Copper alembic

Tasting Notes: Aromatics are earthy with citric tones mixed with maguey notes, banana and sweet warm nuance. Lightly astringent on the palate at the beginning, followed with caramel highlights and honey with an earthy and fruity flavor.