Mezonte is an non-governmental organization (NGO) that promotes, supports and preserves the production and practices of traditional agave spirits. Mezonte’s main objective is to create awareness of the cultural and biological value that these spirits represent. They feature agave spirits from all over Mexico, with an emphasis on Jalisco and Michoacán.
A very sweet floral, even chocolatey with a touch of mineral from the deep roots of the agave in search of water. Fresh on the palate with great intensity. Producer: Aciano Mendoza
Producer: Aciano Mendoza
Community: Canoas, Jal.
Maguey: cenizo (A. bovicornuta)
Cooked: underground pit oven
Extracted: by hand with wooden mallets
Fermented: with spring water
Distilled: clay pots
Production Yield: 110 L