Mal Bien Mexicano

The Schtick: Distilled by Victor and Emanuel Ramos in Miahuatlan on alambiques con refrescaderas, this batch of Mexicano was produced for Mezcal Mal Bien as part of the 2020 Volume 2 of Agave Mixtape.

Review #1799 | Mezcal Review #168

Distiller: victor + emanuel ramos

Bottler: Mezcal Mal Bien

Brand: Mezcal Mal Bien

Selection: Agave Mixtape

ABV: 48.26% ABV

Age: NA

Nose: Bright and crisp on the nose. Celery salt, fresh earth, green onion and a snap of snow pea. Some sweetness, faint salinity, plenty going on.

Taste: Rich on the palate. Honey, almond, bite of ash and a hint of minerality. Lovely complexity here, with the green vegetable notes, sweetness and savory smoke balancing nicely.

Finish: Long finish, leaning more smoke and savory, with a dash of celery salt and cedar to keep things interesting.

Overall: Delightful and complex, the Ramos pair never disappoints.

Thanks for reading!

Rank: 7

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