Derrumbes is a collection of Mezcals that take us on a journey through the mezcal denomination of Origin. Mezcal is made throughout Mexico with every region offering its unique style. Each expression of Derrumbes was chosen to highlight these traditions, terroir, and agave. Derrumbes Zacatecas is made with 100% blue agave in Huitzila, Zacatecas. Neighbouring the Tequila Valley, Huitzila is known mostly for their mezcals that are made in a similar style. This expression of Derrumbes is a rare opportunity to travel back in time to experience a more ancient expression of a Blue Agave spirit.
Appearance: Crystal clear.
Nose: Earthy vegetal notes with deep smoke.
Taste: Mouth coating agave sweetness with hints of violet.
Finish: Charred pineapple with earthy undertones.
Overall: Obvious blue agave notes in a completely foreign context, delightful.