Tio’s Mezcal Mini Fest

Tio's Mezcal Mini Fest

Tio’s Mezcal Mini Fest (previously Mezcal March) is back for 2017, an agave-appreciation event showcasing spirits from some of Australia’s best mezcal importers. Taking place on Sunday 2 April at Tio’s in Surry Hills, agave fans – novices and veterans alike – will have a rare opportunity to taste some …

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Agave Love Wrap Up

Agave Love

Agave Love, the largest tequila and mezcal conference in the Southern Hemisphere was held in Sydney last week. Agave Central  Organised by agave spirit legend, Phil Bayly of the late Cafe Pacifico, the two-day event consisted of tastings, talks and masterclasses as well as parties which were held across six …

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Mezcal Amores

Mezcal Amores

Mention mezcal and one is often asked if it refers to tequila’s poor cousin or “the one with the worm”. Neither is a worthy description of the smoky spirit that has its roots in ancient indigenous rituals. Mezcal is a highly complex spirit crafted in small batches from 100% agave …

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Mr Moustache: New Cocktail List with Mike Tomasic

Mr Moustache: New Cocktail List Launch

“Blame it on the Mezcal” was the tongue-in-cheek introduction by Regina Bueno Ros, aka Mrs Moustache, at the launch of the new cocktail menu by Mike Tomasic. “We don’t judge here.” Mr Moustache Since Mr Moustache opened in late 2013 in Bondi , the bar and cantina with dual French …

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Cristiano Beretta Wins Mezcal Amores Competition

Mezcal Amores Cocktail Competition

The inaugural Mezcal Amores cocktail competition was held last night at Café del Mar in Sydney with Cristiano Beretta of The Rook taking out the first prize. L-R: Cristiano Beretta, Jorge Cervantes, Sam Bygrave Entitled “In Love with Amores”, the competition had Sydney bartenders creating a cocktail using the agave …

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Mr Moustache, Bondi Beach

Mr Moustache, Bondi Beach

Mezcal has a Sydney home with the recent opening of Mr Moustache in Bondi Beach. Mr Moustache You’ll find the intimate 50-seat venue tucked away inside Bondi’s Adina development site at the former Hakoah Club. Walk past A Tavola and it’s located before the sign for burgers and ribs. The …

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