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Ed Draves Samples… El Buho Mezcal!

Ed Draves of Premier Wine and Spirits, our resident “official” mezcal taster, as if we ourselves don’t also imbibe, really fell for this mezcal. Whether it was the stylized owl, the price point, the taste, or a combination of all of those, he is very high on El Buho as […]

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 […]

Ed Draves Samples… Real Matlatl Reposado

Brand… Real Matlatl Category… Reposado Origin… Santiago Matatlan, Oaxaca Tasting Notes… Clean/golden straw color with a pleasant nose and some minor heat.  A little smoke blanketing some berry aromas with delicate flavors [no heat on entry and very smooth].  As can be expected, there is some wood and some smoke […]