San Andrés Ensamble San Andrés Ensamble San Andrés Ensamble Download PDF

Specifications
Distillery Alipus Mezcal
Spirit StyleMezcal
Base Ingredients80% agave Espadín and 20% agave Bicuixe grown on low hills and terraces at 5300 feet ASL on ferriferous soils
ProcessingAgave is wood-roasted in conical hornos and crushed in an electrical shredder
FermentationFermented on milled solids in pine tanks
Still TypeDirect flame-heated copper pot stills
DistillerDon Valente Ángel Juárez (since 2009)
DistillationDouble
% Alcohol47.5%
Format750ml
Bts/Cs6
Item NoLQ8203-NV
Country Mexico
Region Oaxaca
Sub-region
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San Andrés Ensamble
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Don Valente Ángel García, married to Doña Mari, and their children work at their palenque in San Andrés Miahuatlán, Oaxaca. This area has immature, sandy soils that are rich in nutrients by way of sediment-heavy rivers from the mountains.