La Niña del Mezcal Primario
Agave: A. Angustifolia (aka Espadín)
Region: Santiago Matatlán, Oaxaca
Elevation: 1728 m (5672 ft)
Mezcalero: Armando Hernandez Lorenzo
Palate: Green apple, smoke.
Straightforward and affordable, this mezcal, produced by master mezcalero Armando Hernandez Lorenzo, was deliberately made for mixing into cocktails and for mezcal novices looking for a mellow, approachable spirit. Distilled at a friendly 40% ABV, Primario is semi-sweet with notes of smokey citrus and fresh fruit.
"PRIMARIO was created considering the needs of mixologists behind the bar, as well as consumers who begin to familiarize themselves with Mezcal. Primario is bottled at an average of 40% Alc./Vol. with sweet and citric notes while maintaining a subtle smokiness, making it perfect to mix!"
"Made in Santiago Matatlán, Oaxaca, Primario Mezcal is the epitome of the 100% Agave Espadín mezcal that characterizes this region as the "World Capital of Mezcal". With citric and a hint of golden apple notes, a subtle smokiness and a dry finish Primario is a true representative of the mezcal from Matatlán." .
"Primario Mezcal is distilled in small batches of approximately 2,000 liters. Each batch of Primario Mezcal is unique and is marked by the year it was distilled."
"The Mission of La Niña del Mezcal is to be the world’s leading Mexican Spirits company. Using our portfolio of premium quality brands we seek to develop the most creative, innovative and sophisticated mezcal experiences in the world. VISION Our vision is to enhance the industry of mezcal in the world and spread the word of good mezcal one sip at a time." –La Niña del Mezcal