OAX Original Arroqueño
This mezcal has a semi-silver tonality, with subtle wooden and cooked agave aromas. A buttery palatability with hints of sweet coffee, Arroqueño has a thick body and a coffee and almonds aftertaste.
100% Agave (A. americana) from Sierra de Oaxaca, Mexico. Picked up at the agave’s premium and brought to distillation at the maturity point. The plants are between 14 and 18 years old.
- Arroqueño (A. americana)
- Class / ABV
- Joven / 44% (88 proof)
- Maestro Mezcalero
- Enrique Hernández Zenea
- Origin / Altitude
- Teotitlán del Valle, Oaxaca, MX / 1,670 m (5,480 ft)
- Earthen oven, fired with Tepehuaje, Mesquite and Oak
- Grind / Distillation
- Horse drawn Tahona / Double-distilled in copper mill