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Agave Road Trip

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Agave Road Trip

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Agave Road Trip provides gringo bartenders with firsthand knowledge about heritage agave spirits from Mexico, including mezcal, raicilla, bacanora, and destilado de agave.

Latest Episodes

S1E8 Hasta Pronto!

The season wrap includes Tecate I.V. drips, bartender super powers, and the value of time in rural Mexico. Find extra photos and related links at agaveroadtrip.com

14 MINJUN 17
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S1E8 Hasta Pronto!

S1E7 Oh, Wood You?

To age or not to age, that is the question. And Lou and Chava attempt to answer it, along with mezcalero Mariano Vazquez. They also talk the proper mass of a tortilla and drink the proper mass of Michoacan mezcals. Find extra photos and related links at agaveroadtrip.com

14 MINJUN 17
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S1E7 Oh, Wood You?

S1E6 Be Still My Heart

This is whereweseparate the alcohol from the water –wetalk about distillation with mezcalero Jesus Franco. And traditional ceramics. And Oaxaca tour guides. And not a single poop joke. Find extra photos and related links at agaveroadtrip.com

14 MINJUN 16
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S1E6 Be Still My Heart

S1E5 Fantastic Fermentation

We give a nutshell explanation of how agave turns from sugar to alcohol and are joined on the occasion by mezcalero Amando Alvarado Alvarez. We also talk about how growing agave helped a middle school in rural Oaxaca reduce violence in their community. Find extra photos and related links at agaveroadtrip.com

14 MINJUN 16
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S1E5 Fantastic Fermentation

S1E4 The Grind

After you cook your agave, you’ve gotta mill it – make tiny, little pieces of those giant, cooked agaves. How do you do that?Weexplain it here and maestro mezcalero Eduardo Angeles joins. Thenwetalk about how to avoid explosive diarrhea while eating great street food in Mexico. And chocolate. Find extra photos and related links at agaveroadtrip.com

14 MINJUN 16
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S1E4 The Grind

S1E3 Get Roasted

That agave won’t just start fermenting, you know. You’ve gotta make it delicious for yeast before yeast makes it delicious for you.Wetalk with mezcalera Catalina Navarro Sanchez about how that’s done, then talk about how mezcalero Eduardo Angeles saved Santa Catarina Minas, Oaxaca, from drought. Find extra photos and related links at agaveroadtrip.com

14 MINJUN 16
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S1E3 Get Roasted

S1E2 What is Agave?

Wegive a nutshell explanation of how agave turns from sugar to alcohol and are joined on the occasion by maestro mezcalero Amando Alvarado Alvarez.Wealso talk about how growing agave helped a middle school in rural Oaxaca reduce violence in their community. Find extra photos and related links at agaveroadtrip.com

14 MINJUN 16
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S1E2 What is Agave?

S1E1 Jump In!

We introduce ourselves and the series, but mainly because we felt obligated to do it. We think it’s more fun to let that information reveal itself naturally. Though there is a nice bit about mind-blowing arroqueño and Santa Maria Sola de Vega.

14 MINJUN 9
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S1E1 Jump In!

Coming Soon, from HRN: Agave Road Trip

Coming soon from Heritage Radio Network: Agave Road Trip provides gringo bartenders with firsthand knowledge about heritage agave spirits from Mexico, including mezcal, raicilla, bacanora, and destilado de agave.

1 MINJUN 8
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Coming Soon, from HRN: Agave Road Trip
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Latest Episodes

S1E8 Hasta Pronto!

The season wrap includes Tecate I.V. drips, bartender super powers, and the value of time in rural Mexico. Find extra photos and related links at agaveroadtrip.com

14 MINJUN 17
Comments
S1E8 Hasta Pronto!

S1E7 Oh, Wood You?

To age or not to age, that is the question. And Lou and Chava attempt to answer it, along with mezcalero Mariano Vazquez. They also talk the proper mass of a tortilla and drink the proper mass of Michoacan mezcals. Find extra photos and related links at agaveroadtrip.com

14 MINJUN 17
Comments
S1E7 Oh, Wood You?

S1E6 Be Still My Heart

This is whereweseparate the alcohol from the water –wetalk about distillation with mezcalero Jesus Franco. And traditional ceramics. And Oaxaca tour guides. And not a single poop joke. Find extra photos and related links at agaveroadtrip.com

14 MINJUN 16
Comments
S1E6 Be Still My Heart

S1E5 Fantastic Fermentation

We give a nutshell explanation of how agave turns from sugar to alcohol and are joined on the occasion by mezcalero Amando Alvarado Alvarez. We also talk about how growing agave helped a middle school in rural Oaxaca reduce violence in their community. Find extra photos and related links at agaveroadtrip.com

14 MINJUN 16
Comments
S1E5 Fantastic Fermentation

S1E4 The Grind

After you cook your agave, you’ve gotta mill it – make tiny, little pieces of those giant, cooked agaves. How do you do that?Weexplain it here and maestro mezcalero Eduardo Angeles joins. Thenwetalk about how to avoid explosive diarrhea while eating great street food in Mexico. And chocolate. Find extra photos and related links at agaveroadtrip.com

14 MINJUN 16
Comments
S1E4 The Grind

S1E3 Get Roasted

That agave won’t just start fermenting, you know. You’ve gotta make it delicious for yeast before yeast makes it delicious for you.Wetalk with mezcalera Catalina Navarro Sanchez about how that’s done, then talk about how mezcalero Eduardo Angeles saved Santa Catarina Minas, Oaxaca, from drought. Find extra photos and related links at agaveroadtrip.com

14 MINJUN 16
Comments
S1E3 Get Roasted

S1E2 What is Agave?

Wegive a nutshell explanation of how agave turns from sugar to alcohol and are joined on the occasion by maestro mezcalero Amando Alvarado Alvarez.Wealso talk about how growing agave helped a middle school in rural Oaxaca reduce violence in their community. Find extra photos and related links at agaveroadtrip.com

14 MINJUN 16
Comments
S1E2 What is Agave?

S1E1 Jump In!

We introduce ourselves and the series, but mainly because we felt obligated to do it. We think it’s more fun to let that information reveal itself naturally. Though there is a nice bit about mind-blowing arroqueño and Santa Maria Sola de Vega.

14 MINJUN 9
Comments
S1E1 Jump In!

Coming Soon, from HRN: Agave Road Trip

Coming soon from Heritage Radio Network: Agave Road Trip provides gringo bartenders with firsthand knowledge about heritage agave spirits from Mexico, including mezcal, raicilla, bacanora, and destilado de agave.

1 MINJUN 8
Comments
Coming Soon, from HRN: Agave Road Trip
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