Season 2 EPISODE 25 | Mar 04, 2021

The Only Correct Way to Drink Mezcal

If you’re not pouring a cross on the ground as a gift to the earth … if you’re not bowing to the

Season 2 EPISODE 24 | Feb 23, 2021

You Can Master the Strange Secrets of Mezcal!

Master this strange power! Sway others at will!

Season 2 EPISODE 23 | Feb 17, 2021

MEZcal or meZCAL? How Do You Pronounce It?

Chava and I sit down with a couple of copitas of mezcal … or, rather, he sits down with a copita

Season 2 EPISODE 22 | Feb 11, 2021

How Many Agaves Does it Take to Make a Bottle of Mezcal?

It’s crazy enough to think that every other alcohol is made from a sugar source — like grapes, gr

Season 2 EPISODE 21 | Feb 04, 2021

"Milpa" is Spanish for "Regenerative Viticulture"

If you dip your toe into the world of wine, some buzz phrases you’ll see are “regenerative viticu

Season 2 EPISODE 20 | Jan 27, 2021

Mezcal 2099: The Future of Agave

When we talk about the future of mezcal, the conversation tends to revolve around our fears of ag

Season 2 EPISODE 19 | Jan 21, 2021

Certified Tacos

Some restaurants in the USA are serving what they call tacos, but they’re skipping the certificat

Season 2 EPISODE 18 | Jan 14, 2021

Another Freaking Gringo Looking for Jabali…

For hundreds of years, mezcaleros believed that you could not use maguey jabali (agave convallis)

Season 2 EPISODE 17 | Dec 31, 2020

The Mezcal with the Chicken — Pechuga!

Maybe you’ve heard stories of a weird mezcal that is made with chicken.

Season 2 EPISODE 16 | Dec 23, 2020

Did Mezcal Save Fiestas, or Did Fiestas Save Mezcal?

The religious fiestas in rural Mexico are often colored by the heritage agave spirits made in the