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Miahuatlán Market, Mezcal, & Día de los Muertos Preparations

  • Miahuatlán de Porfirio Diaz, Oaxaca Mexico (map)

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  • Personalized guide and translation service by a native English speaker

  • Comfortable transportation round trip from Oaxaca city (2 hours each way)

  • Breakfast en route of tamales and fresh fruit

  • Visit to Miahuatlán market; this is a día de plaza, when people from the surrounding communities come to the market to buy and sell goods: organic and heirloom vegetables from their fields, wild honey, freshly baked bread, traditional mezcal, and handmade tortillas

  • Cooking class of mole with a cocinera tradicional

  • Enjoying the lunch that we cook

  • Visit to a traditional mezcal palenque, where we learn about the process and history of the mezcal of the region directly from the producing family

  • Tasting of traditional mezcal made on site

  • A chance to purchase mezcal directly from the producers (price not included), our help packing it for travel

  • Drinking water and light snacks

  • Donation to future community youth center