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Mezcaleria Las Flores | Logan Square - Chicago

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

After The Loyalist on Friday, http://www.chowhound.com/post/loyalist-1042662 , we stopped at Mezcaleria Las Flores on the way home. It's attached to Johnny's Grill but has its own entrance as well....

Raicilla, a mezcal variation. What's it like?

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by Pizzaiolo 12 years ago

I understand this is a Mexican spirit made from the roots of the mezcal plant. I have no idea what it tastes like, nor if it's available outside of the Puerto Vallarta area or the state of Jalisco ...

Best liquor store in Chicago?

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by LBD 3 years ago

I'm visiting next week from North Carolina where the sale of spirits is controlled by the state so the selection here can be not so great. I'm specifically interested in a store with an excellent s...

Cruz Blanca Cerveceria & Leña Brava

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

Hit the ground running with a first bite after arriving at O'Hare yesterday at new Bayless spot, Cruz Blanca Cerveceria. Food ordering is at the counter and a buzzer alerts you when its ready to pi...

Mezcal - have you tried these?

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by Mariberi 3 years ago

I'm getting a bottle of Mezcal for my husband for Fathers Day. Here is what I've narrowed down to based on some quick online searches and what's available at the store. Any recommendations before ...

Recommendation for Mezcal

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by zinfanatic 3 years ago

I want to make cocktails with a good mezcal. If mixed it does not have to be the best- just good. Are there some to recommend and where to buy in the Berkeley area?

Help me make a simple/tasty MEZCAL cocktail!

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by alialiali 4 years ago

Hi! I love ordering mezcal cocktails at bars and finally brought a bottle home for myself. All I have are lemons, limes, honey, all types of sugar, several knobs of ginger, lots of spices, and cila...

tequila vs mezcal?

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by dixieday 14 years ago

What's the difference betwen mezcal and tequila? Are they both made from agave? Do you use them differently, and do they taste different from one another? Thanks!

Mezcal: Which Manhattan liquor store has the best selection?

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by Desidero 5 years ago

I had a terrific glass of Espiritu Lauro Reposado mezcal recently at the new Toloache on Thompson St. I'd like to pick up a bottle. Which liquor store in Manhattan has the best selection of mezca...

Mezcal

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by Nocturnalbill 6 years ago

I am considering buying a bottle of Mezcal; both from a curiosity standpoint, and from a cocktail standpoint. Which is a good functional bottle to pick up? I will likely have to order it, since N...

New Haven Folks - What Say You about Mambo Cocina Latina & Mezcal?

cheereeo
by cheereeo 5 years ago

I have been reading incredible things about Mambo Cocina Latina on State Street. (Seems they invaded my FB page with a mouth-watering ad that peaked my curiousity.) I did some research and see th...

Pechuga mezcal?

Alcachofa
by Alcachofa 5 years ago

Has anyone seen or had pechuga mezcal in the Boston area? I've just recently learned that this exists, and want to try it. I would guess Brick and Mortar would have it, if anyone, but was wondering...

searching for mezcal worms

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by GrammySue 5 years ago

Hola Amigos! I've been searching the web in vain for the dried worms that go into Mezcal. Can't find them anywhere. Has anyone seen them? If I can. Thanks!

Zignum anejo mezcal [moved from Mexico board]

Veggo
by Veggo 6 years ago

Anybody heard of it? I'm scavaging for items I can't buy stateside. I'm cautious about fancy bottles at $US94 a throw. The reposado is about $55, as I recall. No samples available. I need guidance ...

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

Boston_Otter
by Boston_Otter 6 years ago

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 ...

Mezcal infusion

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by Nocturnalbill 6 years ago

I've been considering infusing a bottle of Sombra with coffee or cocoa powder. Any thoughts between the two? And in what ratios? I've played with other things, but the spirit is new to me and th...

Visiting small-batch mezcal distillers in/around Oaxaca

hassenpfeffer
by hassenpfeffer 6 years ago

I'll be in Oaxaca for about 10 days around New Years and would very much like to make a day of visiting some artisanal mezcal distilleries in the area. Can anyone recommend a tour group that covers...

Mezcaliente Cocktail @ Gramercy Tavern (NYC) ? Trying to re-create!

Angelina
by Angelina 6 years ago

So I just recently had the best cocktail in a very long time!! I had this and now I am obsessed with making it for a party I am hosting next week. The thing is, I do not know really anything abou...

Mezcal- Gift

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by ms. mika 7 years ago

I am hoping for some recommendations of a bottle of mezcal I can get my husband for his birthday. I am thinking a price range of $50-$70. He doesn't currently have any and I was looking at the dif...