Collection: Arroqueño

Introducing the Arroqueño Collection, a distinguished selection of artisanal mezcals that celebrate the rare and majestic agave Americana var. Oaxacensis, commonly known as Arroqueño. Originating from the diverse landscapes of Oaxaca and surrounding regions in Mexico, this collection showcases the remarkable flavor profile of the Arroqueño agave and the time-honored traditions of mezcal production.

The Arroqueño Collection features:

  1. Arroqueño Joven: An unaged mezcal that embodies the true essence of the Arroqueño agave, revealing a complex and intriguing bouquet of flavors with notes of dried fruits, sweet spices, and a gentle smokiness. Perfect for sipping neat or enhancing the depth of mezcal-based cocktails.

  2. Arroqueño Madurado: A sophisticated mezcal that has been rested in stainless steel or glass containers for several months, allowing the spirit to mellow and develop a more refined character. The maturation process highlights the Arroqueño agave's unique flavors while adding a touch of elegance and complexity.

  3. Arroqueño Reposado: Skillfully aged in oak barrels for up to a year, this mezcal takes on a beautiful amber hue and a rich, full-bodied flavor profile. The oak imparts notes of caramel, vanilla, and toasted nuts, harmoniously complementing the earthy and fruity qualities of the Arroqueño agave.

  4. Arroqueño Ensamble: A masterful blend of mezcals distilled from Arroqueño and other agave varieties, this ensemble offers a symphony of flavors, with each agave's distinct characteristics merging and amplifying one another for a multi-layered and unforgettable experience.

  5. Arroqueño Tobalá Blend: A rare and enticing union of the wild Arroqueño and Tobalá agaves, this mezcal presents a fascinating interplay of flavors. The Arroqueño's robust earthiness and fruitiness are artfully balanced by the Tobalá's delicate floral and sweet notes, culminating in a truly remarkable spirit.

The Arroqueño Collection invites you to embark on a journey through the captivating world of the Arroqueño agave and uncover the enchanting aromas, flavors, and stories that distinguish this exceptional plant. Experience the passion and skill of the master mezcaleros who have dedicated their lives to honoring and preserving the traditions of mezcal making. Salud!