Mezcal Minero

(half day)

Includes: 

  • Personalized guide and translation service by a native English speaker
  • Comfortable and safe transportation round trip from Oaxaca City (1 hour each way)
  • Breakfast en route of tamales and fresh fruit
  • Tour of a of an agave nursery and artisanal mezcal palenque producing small batch clay pot distilled run. The palenque is owned and operated by family that has been making mezcal for 200 years and now produces mezcal for national and international sale who is committed to sustainable agriculture and giving back to the community
  • Tasting of Minero mezcal made on site 
  • A chance to purchase mezcal directly from the producers (price not included), our help packing it for travel
  • Lunch at Ocotlán market of regional dishes  
  • Drinking water and light snacks
  • Donation to community library

 

 

 

Mezcal Minero

(full day)

Includes:

  • Personalized guide and translation service by a native English speaker
  • Comfortable transportation round trip from Oaxaca City (1 hour each way)
  • Quick breakfast of antojitos, little local snacks at our favorite roadside comedor
  • Tour of 2 mezcal palenques producing clay pot distilled mezcal, 1 traditional and 1 artisanal
    • Tour of a of an agave nursery and artisanal mezcal palenque producing small batch clay pot distilled run; the palenque is owned and operated by family that has been making mezcal for 200 years and now produces mezcal for national and international sale who is committed to sustainable agriculture and giving back to the community.
    • The second palenque we visit is traditional palenque making micro batches of Minero mezcal who produce mezcal for personal consumption and local sale
  • Tasting of mezcal made on site at each palenque
  • A chance to purchase mezcal directly from the producers (price not included), our help packing it for travel
  • Lunch at Ocotlán market of regional dishes  
  • Drinking water and light snacks
  • Donation to community library

Miahuatlán

Mezcal tour Oaxaca, Mexico
Mezcal tour Oaxaca, Mexico

Miahuatlán Mezcal

 

Includes:

  • Personalized guide and translation service by a native English speaker
  • Comfortable transportation round trip from Oaxaca City (2 hours each way)
  • Quick breakfast of antojitos, little local snacks at our favorite roadside comedor
  • Visit to 2 traditional mezcal palenques, learning about the process and history of the mezcal of the region directly from the producing family (copper distillation)
  • 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
  • Farm to table lunch of local delicacies prepared by a cocinera tradicional
  • Drinking water and light snacks
  • Donation to future community youth center

Miahuatlán Market & Mezcal  

(Mondays only)

Includes:

  • Personalized guide and translation service by a native English speaker
  • Comfortable transportation round trip from Oaxaca City (2 hours each way)
  • Quick breakfast of antojitos, little local snacks at our favorite roadside comedor
  • Tour of big regional market, samples of local cuisine 
  • Visit to a traditional mezcal palenque, learning 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
  • Farm to table unch of local delicacies prepared by a cocinera tradicional
  • Drinking water and light snacks
  • Donation to future community youth center