Sombra Mezcal



About Sombra Mezcal

Founder: Richard Betts, Dennis Scholl and Charles Bieler
Year Founded: 2009
Distillery Location: San Juan, Mexico

Sombra Mezcal Essential Facts

  • This mezcal is a truly small-batch spirit, which is made from organic espadin agave and distilled in the mountain village of San Juan at an elevation of 8,000 feet.
  • The spirit is complex and smoky enough to be sipped, but light and citrusy enough to be mixed in cocktails
  • Sombra is Spanish for “shadow”.

How you should drink Sombra Mezcal

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  1. Just made a fine Negroni variant with this. 1 part each Campari & Antica formula vermouth + 2 parts mezcal, stirred & strained & garnished with an orange twist.

  2. Ron Cooper says

    Del Maguey is no longer associated with or produces for Sombra.

    Now made in San Juan Del Rio.

  3. Omar Bustamante Aldaco says

    por que es que ya no se produce el mezcal 100% de maguey ,por que la calidad va empeorando y lo unico que mejora es el envase pero al fin se tira. ahora le sigen agregando halcol de cana el cual le da un sabor terrible. por favor acepten esta critica que les aseguro que es sana. perdones las faltas de ortografia. gracias.

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