Mezonte Raicilla Tepe
Product Type: Raicilla
Description: Crafted in small 110-liter batches, this exceptional spirit emerges from a community that embraces its own distinct identity, detached from mainstream Western culture and rarely mingling with outsiders. As the agave plant's roots delve deep into the earth in search of nourishment, a subtle hint of the mineral-rich soil permeates the agave, imparting a unique character to the spirit.
A harmonious symphony of flavors unfolds on the palate, where a delicate balance of floral sweetness and indulgent chocolate notes bursts forth with remarkable intensity and invigorating freshness. This carefully crafted expression is a testament to the expertise of the producer, Aciano Mendoza, whose dedication to quality and tradition shines through in every bottle.
Hailing from the captivating community of Canoas in Jalisco, this spirit showcases the revered cenizo maguey, a variety of Agave bovicornuta. The production process is steeped in time-honored practices, with the agave carefully cooked in an underground pit oven and extracted by hand using wooden mallets. The fermentation process takes place with the purest spring water, further enhancing the spirit's unique profile. Finally, the liquid is distilled in clay pots, resulting in a truly authentic and captivating expression.
With a production yield of 110 liters, this limited-edition spirit is a testament to the meticulous craftsmanship and attention to detail that sets it apart. Each bottle embodies the spirit of Canoas and the rich traditions of the community, offering a glimpse into a world rarely experienced by outsiders.
Immerse yourself in the allure of this extraordinary spirit, where the essence of the land and the dedication of its people converge. Whether savored neat or enjoyed in creative cocktails, this remarkable expression promises a journey of flavors and cultural heritage that captivate the senses and leave a lasting impression.