El Jolgorio Pechuga Black Bottle 2016 7th Edition

The Schtick: A pechuge distilled from the 2016 harvest, this black bottle from El Jolgorio was distilled by Jose Cortes Santiago. This is the 7th Edition.

Review #1278 | Mezcal Review #32

Distiller: Jose Cortes Santiago

Bottler: El Jolgorio

Brand: El Jolgorio


ABV: 48% ABV

Age: NA

Nose: Confectioners sugar, melon, wheat, super sweet no funk, etc

Taste: Faint funk, lots of sweetness, honey, earth. Clay, rhubarb, white pepper, super creamy.

Finish: Short, a bit of heat, vanilla bean, caramel, white pepper, light salinity. Light vegetation.

Overall: Really great expression sporting a profile that isn’t super common. Really cool to give a go.

Thanks for reading!

Rank: 7

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