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Cocktails & Spirits

Have mezcal prices shot up, or is it just me?

Boston_Otter | Mar 2, 201304:30 PM     7

A few years ago, I first tried mezcal at a bar; the bartender said "everyone knows tequila, but mezcal's where it's at." I had to agree. Smoky, rich, and really unique, I totally fell in love with the stuff. And I could get bottles for $15-25 easily!

But now that mezcal's hip, it seems like even the 'cheap' stuff is $30, minimum, and most mezcals are in the $40-$50 range... at least, around the Boston area. Are other people noticing this?

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