Montolobos Joven

The Schtick: Distilled by Don Lopez this espadin comes to us from Matatlan, where it is distilled in a copper still. Let’s see how it is.

Review #1355 | Mezcal Review #54

Distiller: Don Abel Lopez

Bottler: Montolobos

Brand: Montolobos


ABV: 43.2% ABV

Age: NA

Nose: Honey, pineapple, citrus, clay, creamy. A nice blend of sweet and earthy, without a lot of ethanol or pungent character.

Taste: Thin mouth feel, nice ethanol presence. Sweet, lightly smoky. Clay, pepper, faint charcoal. Some light citrus.

Finish: Long, some ash, some pepper. Light mango and clay.

Overall: Not a massive flavorful beast but very nice and a solid array of flavors. Nothing mindblowing, but nothing bad, either. A good budget option.

Thanks for reading!

Rank: 5

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