Th’ Lip thought he had a good, basic knowledge of the history of MEZCAL production and Oaxacan farmer history. But enter RUDY FAVILA from Premium Mezcales Importers, and Lippy got schooled in quite a few things – and you will too! (and you’ll laugh along as Th’ Lip sneaks pour after pour when Rudy isn’t looking!)
Continue reading Sacacuento, Agave De Cortes MEZCALS – blanco, reposado, anejo, extra anejo mezcal review (episode 75)
When they write the history of the great “Bargain Bottle Battles” of 2010 one brand will stand above all the others: “El Ultimo Agave”. Regular viewers of the “Tequila Whisperer Show” will no doubt remember that the EUA reposado has been seemingly unstoppable in its reign as the CHAMPION of the under $20 repos. Many brands have risen to challenge the KING only to be smacked apart by EUA’s smooth, sweet, and “round” flavor profile.
Continue reading El Ultimo Agave_blanco, reposado, anejo (episode 43) tequila review
On this special, “Great Recession” episode, th’ Lip continues his quest for the BEST bargain bottles for your hard-earned Depression cash. This week he pits the current champ, “El Ultimo Agave” reposado against Gran Centenario’s “Azul” reposado. Both bottles hover around the $16 dollar mark.