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
$44.99
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
$0
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
$49
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.