Nuestra Soledad Santiago Matatlan

The Schtick: This is a mezcal made from 100% Espadin by master distiller Valentin Cortes and Gregorio Martinez. It is bottled by El Jolgorio. This specific vintage, bottled in 2017, hails from Matatlan, in Oaxaca.

Review #1168 | Mezcal Review #15

Distiller: Gregorio Hernandez, Valentin Cortes

Bottler: El Jolgorio

Brand: El Jolgorio


ABV: 48% ABV

Age: NA

Nose: Sweet cream, light vinegar. Apples, pears, nice minerality. Lightly funky agave character. Not too much ammonia.

Taste: Medium mouth feel, mild heat if any. Delicious blend of confectioners sugar, faint beet / tomato / agave funk and white pepper. Almost some light citrus and cardamom. Nice earth structure as well.

Finish: Short, but full of flavor. Light ash, lots of pepper, and some light minerality.

Overall: Pretty enjoyable, and delivers at a very nice proof. Big fan.

Thanks for reading!

Rank: 6

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