Tequila and Mezcal
There are many types of tequilas, from clear blancos to dark brown añejos, but they are all made from blue agave, a plant that takes eight to twelve years to ripen. Another fun fact: All tequilas are mezcals, but not all mezcals are tequila. While tequilas are only made with blue agave, mezcals can be made using several types of agave. Read on for GAYOT's reviews to help you find the best of these Mexican spirits.