How Mezcal is Made

Sembrar/crecer - plant and grow. The rumors of agave's demise are greatly exaggerated. What is sometimes in short supply is the blue Weber, the only agave from which tequila can be made. Mezcal (of which tequila is but one subtype) can be made from about 30 different agave species.

How The Tlacuache Stole Mezcal from the Demons

The traditional story, as told on the back label of our bottles goes as follows:

Demons dancing around the fire, enjoying mezcal and tobacco.

Chapter One Caption: During the times when man lived in darkness, the demons possessed the fiesta, the fire, the mezcal, and the tobacco.