Celebrate National Mezcal Day with Boozy!Mezcal, Mexico’s wonderfully smoky contribution to the drinking world, works as a great base for cocktails or simply as a straight sipper.SOME FACTS ABOUT MEZCAL!1. The word “mezcal” comes from the Aztec word mexcalli, which combines metl (meaning maguey, aka agave) and ixcalli (meaning cooked). The literal translation of mezcal is “cooked agave.”2. Mezcal is not a type of tequila—tequila is actually a type of mezcal. Mezcal refers to any alcohol made from agave, whereas tequila is made from a single type of agave—Weber’s blue agave, also known as agave tequilana.3. Though mezcal can be made from any type of agave, the most popular type used is called Espadín.Source: www.foodandwine.com AVAILABLE MEZCAL ON BOOZY Casamigos Mezcal Jover 700ml Balanced and elegant. Hints of tamarind and pomegranate aromas are followed by herbal tones of fresh mint and dried oregano. Delicate notes of smoke and black pepper lead to a long silky finish.Siete Misterios Doba Yej Mezcal 750ml This mezcal from Santiago Matatlan or San Luis del Rio represents a modern mezcal without ever sacrificing quality or purity.SHOP NOW! Photo is via @Casamigos Instagram.