About Flavored Mezcal

About Flavored Mezcal
A Flavored Mezcal is an agave-based distillate produced in Mexico from any of 18 varieties of maguey and has a palate profile has been altered by the infusion of fruits, herbs, or spices.

Top Picks for Flavored Mezcal

Peloton de la Muerte Vegan Pechuga Mezcal
96 points
Silvery straw color. Citrusy aromas and flavors of pickled melon and pineapple, candied jalapeño, elderflower, fresh ruby red grapefruit, and mint with a satiny, lively, dry light body and a smooth, elaborate, very long finish that shows suggestions of curry. A joyous, extroverted Mezcal with juicy fruit aromas, fresh green vegetal notes, and delicate hints of fragrant blossoms; an exceptionally balanced Mezcal for elegant cocktails and thoughtful sipping.
96 points $44.99
Montelobos Pechuga Blanco Mezcal
91 points
Best Buy
Clear color. Aromas of spiced peaches and mango pickle with a silky, vibrant, dryish light-to-medium body and a peppery, intricate, long cumin, guajillo pepper, cilantro, and petrol finish. A dry, spicy, and assertive Mezcal that’s perfect for summer cocktails.
91 points $0 Best Buy
GEM & BOLT Damiana Infused Mezcal
87 points
Clear color. Herbal aromas and flavors of peppermint, eucalyptus, lavender, black tea, and honey with a satiny, crisp, dry light body and a tingling, refreshing, medium-long finish with notes of grilled apples, chamomile, and graphite. An herbaceous and distinctive Mezcal for hot toddies, creative stirred cocktails, and bonding sips.