Introducing the Sierra Negra Collection, an exquisite selection of artisanal mezcals that celebrate the rare and captivating agave Americana var. Sierra Negra. Found primarily in the highlands of Oaxaca and neighboring regions in Mexico, this collection showcases the remarkable flavor profile of the Sierra Negra agave and the time-honored traditions of mezcal production.
The Sierra Negra Collection features:
Sierra Negra Joven: An unaged mezcal that embodies the essence of the Sierra Negra agave, revealing a complex and enticing bouquet of flavors with notes of dark chocolate, ripe fruits, and a gentle smokiness. Perfect for sipping neat or adding depth and character to mezcal-based cocktails.
Sierra Negra Madurado: A refined mezcal that has been allowed to rest in stainless steel or glass containers for several months, resulting in a more mellow and nuanced character. The maturation process accentuates the Sierra Negra agave's unique flavors while adding a touch of elegance and complexity.
Sierra Negra Reposado: Expertly 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 Sierra Negra agave.
Sierra Negra Ensamble: A masterful blend of mezcals distilled from Sierra Negra 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.
Sierra Negra Tobalá Blend: A rare and enticing union of the wild Sierra Negra and Tobalá agaves, this mezcal presents a fascinating interplay of flavors. The Sierra Negra's robust earthiness and fruitiness are artfully balanced by the Tobalá's delicate floral and sweet notes, culminating in a truly remarkable spirit.
The Sierra Negra Collection invites you to embark on a journey through the captivating world of the Sierra Negra agave and uncover the enchanting aromas, flavors, and stories that distinguish this exceptional plant. Experience the dedication and artistry of the master mezcaleros who have committed their lives to honoring and preserving the traditions of mezcal making. Salud!