Cinco Sentidos Papalometl Mezcal


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Product Description

ABV: 45.4%

Batch #1 – 250 bottles

At 27 years old, Amando Alvarez is one of the few very mezcaleros throughout Mexico who has preserved the ancestral tradition of hand-mashing his  agave with wooden mallets and fermenting the mash in rawhide. This tradition dates was born out of mezcal being outlawed by municipal authorities and is likely four centuries old.

Distiller: Amando Alvarez
Region: Santa Maria Ixcatlan, Oaxaca
Agave: Papalometl (a. potatorum)
Milling: By Hand with Wooden Mallets
Fermentation: In Bull Hide with Spring Water
Distillation: Double Distilled in Clay Pots

Nose: Light Tropical Fruit
Palate: Saline Briny Texture
Finish: Plantains, Melon

Additional information

Weight 5 lbs
Dimensions 13 × 5 × 5 in