La Venenosa Tutsi 'Etnica' Maguey Masparillo (86 proof)

La Venenosa Tutsi 'Etnica' Maguey Masparillo (86 proof)

Item Number: 11293

UPC: 0-799599687685

Country: Mexico
Region: Jalisco
Grape(s): 100% Wild Masparillo
Type: Spirits - Mezcal
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Pack: 3
Closure: T Top
Alc by Vol(%): 43
Viticulture: Practicing Organic

Etnica is an extension of La Venenosa that serves as a platform to bring agave spirits from indigenous ethnic groups to market. In this case, tutsi is the agave spirit from the Huichol people in northwest Jalisco. Tutsi was lost for a good 25 years and there is currently only one practicing producer.

Production: 2-3 45-liter batches per year
Oven: Underground oven fired by wood
Milling: Milled by hand with mallets
Fermentation: Native yeast fermentation
Distillation: Single distilled in Huichol still (single pot with condenser directly on the bamboo pipe leading out the tutsi)