About Time: You Celebrated National Mezcal Day with Corte VetustoBy Angelica Malin
Whilst travel to Mexico is sadly off the table for now, National Mezcal Day on the 21st October offers the perfect opportunity to celebrate authentic Mexico here in the UK.
For the uninitiated, mezcal is Mexico’s original agave spirit which continues to be made according to centuries-old traditional methods. For those in the know, mezcal is arguably the world’s most complex and authentic craft spirit.
The best way to celebrate National Mezcal Day is, of course, with the world’s most highly awarded mezcal brand, Corte Vetusto, a range of single-origin mezcals made in Oaxaca, according to time-honoured traditions. Despite it’s humble, small-batch production, Corte Vetusto has amassed 8 Gold Medals from the world’s most prestigious spirits competitions. It is available from leading UK stockists and can be found in some the of best bars too.