Monte Alban Mezcal
£27.95

Monte Alban Mezcal

70cl | 40% ABV | Mexico

An accessible, entry level "con gusano" mezcal (with worm), expect fragrant and almost spicy smoke with resinous piny agave to taste and a smoky, peppery finish.

Made from 100% Espadin agave sourced from Oaxaca. Monte Alban Mezcal has a moderately smoky and salty character with a mildly fruity finish.

Key Flavours

Smoky
Vegetal
Fruity

About this product

With its smoky nature, Monte Alban Mezcal can be used in as an alternative to peated whisky in an Old Fashioned or used in conjunction with a lively Blanco as in a Agave equivalent to the Penicillin.

In 1975, Monte Alban was one of the first mezcals to be given an export contract.

Monte Alban is named after the ancient Aztec mountaintop settlement of the Zapotec Indians in Oaxaca, Mexico, a region known for its agave plants, both cultivated and wild. 

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