Beverages

Ed Draves Samples… Anejo & Reposado!

Brand… Ilegal Category… Anejo Tasting Notes… Golden color with a little wood and some very mild on the nose nose carmel notes giving way to citrus, smoke and mineral taste.  This mezcal is very light and easy going with not a lot of alcohol showing.  Ilegal’s anejo has brilliant balance. Rating… 3 Magueys […]

Ed Draves Samples… Mezcal Rey Campero’s “Jabali”

Brand… Rey Campero Category… Jabali from the agave Convallis Origin… Zoquitlan, Oaxaca Tasting Notes… A real treat – slightly opaque, black pepper and citrus on the nose, strong mineral component.  This mezcal is full bodied with a mouth coating texture that is extraordinary and thick.  The 48% alcohol content provides more balance than […]

Ed Draves Samples… Mezcal Real Matlatl

It was our pleasure recently to host Ed Draves, the Buffalo Mezcalero, in Oaxaca.  Ed is the man responsible for all of our “official” mezcal tastings here at Dave Miller’s Mexico.  We spent a lot of time in Matatlan sampling some of the many mezcals available in that area.  Here […]