Explore the evolving flavors of mezcal and tequila as we delve into the current state of agave spirits. We will focus on rare agave spirits such as extra añejo and infused tequila, raicilla, and mezcals made from wild and unique varieties. This is a great class for agave enthusiasts or for those who have taken our Agave Smackdown class and are eager to learn and taste more!
What to expect:
What you will learn:
Current and forthcoming trends in tequila and mezcal production.
Unique and lesser-known varieties of agave spirits.
A broader spectrum of flavors and flavor profiles displayed by mezcal and tequila.
A deeper understanding of the history and evolution of agave spirits.
- One welcome cocktail.
- Six tasting pours of agave spirits.
- Palate-cleansing bread and cheese.
- Two hours of instruction from an Astor Center instructor, including a Q&A session.