WORLD SPIRITS COMPETITION 2021
La Luna Mezcal es una empresa mezcalera dedicada a producir de manera artesanal este antiguo
elixir, cuidando que cada paso de su producción se realice como dicta la tradición
La Luna Mezcal originates from one of the most abundant states in Mexico. From the sandy coast to the peaks of las sierras , Michoacan is filled with tradition, culture and history. Part of that story continues on the lush landscapes surrounding La Luna in our traditional vinata.
Produced in the verdant and mountainous regions of Michoacan, La Luna Mezcal highlights the craftsmanship of generations of family practices producing artisanal and ancestral mezcal.
At elevations of over 2000 meters, the wild and semi-cultivated agaves are harvested under the moon after reaching full maturity. Shortly thereafter, the pinas are fire roasted in the stone lined earth pit using estate sourced white oak. The cooked pinas are then macerated, fermented in open-air wooden vats before being double distilled in a copper cazo and pinewood still or ancestrally in a clay pot still.
La Luna Mezcal expresses a light floral nose with a hint of citrus blossom and vanilla. The body is well balanced and flavorful with a deft touch of wood and an Earthy smoke finish you will savor. Mixes exceptionally well with tropical fruit and citrus flavors, or enjoy neat or on the rocks.
Made with the Bruto agave, this mezcal is produced in the state of Michoacan. The Bruto agaves grow to a formidable size, but have low
“If you want to taste the same kind of agave that has been converted into a spirit in an heirloom manner, try La Luna Tequilana.