6 episodes

Welcome to the Maestros del Mezcal Podcast where we cover all things related to mezcal and agave distillates. Maestros del Mezcal is a Civil Association in Mexico dedicated to promoting and protecting traditional mezcal.

Maestros del Mezcal Podcast Rion Toal and Rok Alcantara

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Welcome to the Maestros del Mezcal Podcast where we cover all things related to mezcal and agave distillates. Maestros del Mezcal is a Civil Association in Mexico dedicated to promoting and protecting traditional mezcal.

    Episode 6 - Mezonte Project and Mezcales of Jalisco

    Episode 6 - Mezonte Project and Mezcales of Jalisco

    Did you know there may be thousands of Traditional Mezcal producers in Jalisco? In this episode we talk with Pedro Jimenez Gurría of Mezonte and Pare de Surfir about his projects and about the diverse mezcales of Jalisco. 

    • 45 min
    Episode 5

    Episode 5

    In this episode with talk with Silvia Philion of Mezcaloteca to discuss her thinking behind the recent decision to remove essential information from the labels. We also discuss what happens when mezcal becomes more about business and less about tradition, and a quickly changing Oaxaca. 

    • 32 min
    Episode # 4 - Karwinskiis in Miahuatlan

    Episode # 4 - Karwinskiis in Miahuatlan

    In this episode we talk agave karwinskii in Miahuatlan, Oaxaca with Max Rosenstock of Neta Spirits.

    • 47 min
    Episode 3

    Episode 3

    We talk about our new map with 16 Oaxacan mezcal regions and common and scientific agave names.

    • 24 min
    Episode 2 - Mezcal Distillation in Oaxaca

    Episode 2 - Mezcal Distillation in Oaxaca

    All about the different types of mezcal distillation found in Oaxaca, Mexico.

    • 49 min
    Maestros del Mezcal Podcast # 1

    Maestros del Mezcal Podcast # 1

    A quick but detailed introduction to mezcal. 

    • 34 min

Customer Reviews

maxgarrone ,

Dive deep into the mezcal world

Rion Toal brings together some of the most interesting people from the mezcal world to discuss the pressing issues in the space as well as all the amazing details behind how it is made.

California All-Star ,

Wonderfully Detailed

Such a great, educational look at a rising star in the spirits world. Engaging and comprehensive, they outline some of the debates over what makes Mezcal “authentic” and the differences place to place in production.

MDregs ,

Keep 'em coming!

I've enjoyed sharing these with our staff here at Gallo Pelón! Let's get Cuishe here in NC!

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