Event Category: Special Mezcal Tasting

Will Leather Goods Oaxacan Celebration

Will Leather Goods, a family-owned lifestyle brand based in Eugene, OR. has over 30yrs of experience in leather craft. Will Adler explores the world to discover authentic materials to create each collection.

The Zapotec people of Oaxaca, Mexico have a weaving tradition that’s 17 centuries old. Will’s deep appreciation for these artisan’s craft inspired the Oaxacan Collection. These beautiful woven wool textiles create one-of-a-kind pieces.

The Hayes Valley store location has a new cache of these extraordinary backpacks, duffles and totes. You are invited to browse the boutique, guests will be offered special discounts for the Oaxacan Collection merchandise.

Taste and learn about extraordinary agave spirits from Mezcal Vago and Casa Noble Tequila. Brand ambassadors will be onsite to educate thru the portfolios.

Please rsvp, 21yrs +

Make Mine With Mezcal

Nido celebrates Mezcal Week with Mezcal El Silencio Espadin! Sometimes, all we need in a cocktail is this caramelized pepper, smokey flavor to balance-out the sweet, sour and savory. Try these variations of classic cocktails and you may just find IT’S BETTER WITH MEZCAL!!

Cocktail specials all week!

Mezcal Marcanegra interviene el corazón de la Ciudad de México

Sin duda alguna, el lugar con la mejor vista del corazón de la ciudad. La comida aquí es mexicana contemporánea, por lo que no sólo retoma la historia y la cultura de México, también los sabores más tradicionales y actuales de esta cocina. Durante esta semana tendemos un menú especial con maridaje, vuelos y coctelería con – Mezcal Marcanegra San Martín, Ensamble y Tepeztate –

Lo Mas Chingon Rare Mezcales and Agave Spirits Tasting

Join us Friday, November 9, 2018 from 5-8pm for a special tasting with the founders of NETA Maestros del Mezcal and AmorMata by Nación de las Verdes Mata. They will be pouring unique and otherwise unavailable, small- batch mezcales and agave distillates from different regions of Mexico.

Each brand will be presenting two different expressions from 5-8pm at Tamarindo. There will be full restaurant and bar service, while the founders of NETA, Maestros del Mezcal, and amormata offer samples and make themselves available to questions. NETA will present destilado de agave from Miahuatlán, and Maestros del Mezcal from the Mixteca regions of Oaxaca, while Luis Loya of Nacion de las Verdes Matas will bring some agave spirits from Northern Mexico under the name amormata. This will be a special opportunity to try some very rare mezcales and talk with the founders of three different projects dedicated to the sale and promotion of traditionally made mezcales and agave spirits.

Flight tasting with the founders of NETA

During service hours Thursday, November 8 the founders of NETA will be working the floor and presenting a flight of three specially selected expressions from three different mezcaleros from the district of Miahuatlán, in the Sierra Sur region of Oaxaca, an area renowned for its continuity of culture and traditional agave spirits production. Bar and kitchen service will be in full-swing, so come by for a snack or dinner and the chance to talk all things agave. No cover charge.

Mezcal Week en Kaito Izakaya con Montelobos, Ancho Reyes y Ojo de Tigre

El concepto japonés dirigido por Claudia Cabrera, Kaito Bar Izakaya, se suma como aliado del portafolio de Casa Lumbre (Montelobos, Ancho Reyes y Ojo de Tigre) para Mezcal Week. Tendremos tastings, cócteles y eventos especiales durante toda la semana. No te lo puedes perder!!

Montelobos and Ancho Reyes
Pairing with Montelobos’s artisanal salt

Tigre verde:
Ojo de Tigre
Pineapple and Basil Juice
Herbolaria Lime Bitters

Lobo Rojo:
Montelobos Espadín
Punt e mes
Beetroot and Chapulin Cordial
Watermelon and berries shrub
Angostura Bitters