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Our friends, Agave Tequila Imports New Zealand Ltd, are now importing Sacacuento Mezcal to New Zealand. Agave Tequila Imports New Zealand Ltd is an independent importer/distributor of 100% agave boutique tequilas into New Zealand.
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The first three Espadin agave pulled from Rancho Buenaventura to make Sacacuento #Mezcal
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Sacacuento Mezcal – Destination Luxury presents Shanghai 1930 http://j.mp/15V2VQU
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Sunrise on Rancho Buenaventura
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Come join us at the Whisky Shop in Elliot Stables for a tequila, sotol and mezcal tasting to celebrate International Margarita Day, on 22 February 2014. — with Mark Middlebrook and 7 others at The Whisky Shop.
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Sacacuento Mezcal is the best 2013 Christmas Gift for men. See where to buy in Los Angeles.
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Entrance to Rancho Buenaventura, the home of Sacacuento #Mezcal
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Thank you Tasting Panel Magazine for Recognizing Sacacuento #Mezcal as an Agave Spirit on Fire! http://bit.ly/17QIsux @TastiingPanel
In the September 2013 issue of The Tasting Panel Magazine, Robert Plokim wrote a great piece on Acquainted by Agave where he discusses how the Tequila and Mezcal categories are on fire and how you can meet the people who are making this happen.
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#Mezcal Dinner Replay at Luminarias Restaurant in Montebello, August 29th 6-9 pm http://bit.ly/176PElN
After great reviews last month, Luminarias Restaurant has invited The Mezcal King back to pour Sacacuento Mezcal.
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In 1913, Emilio and Agripina Maldonado farmed land north of Oaxaca where they raised their ten children and served as leaders in the local town of Santa Maria Tinu.

As part of Emilio’s work, he dabbled in mezcal when he could grow agave on his land with his 10 children. When the locals would share Emilio’s mezcal, they would share great stories with one another. Those who shared the best stories were called Sacacuento.

Ventura Maldonado (Emilio’s son) migrated to the United States as a teenager, moving to Sacramento California where he became the foreman of a nursery for most of his career. After retirement, he moved back to his parents land and built a home on the property.

Today, Rudy and Claudia (Ventura’s daughter) Favila own this great land of 150 acres named Rancho Buenaventura. Rudy and Claudia have over 90,000 plants on this land and have thousands of agave plants in the ground.

Rancho Buenaventura is being developed into a maguey (mezcal and tequila plant) farm to support the growing demand of Sacacuento.

Rancho Buenaventura is situated approximately 40 minutes north of the mystic ruins of Monte Alban and 40 minutes north of downtown Oaxaca off the super highway. The property is located at kilometer 189 and 190, 10 kilometers before reaching Nochixtlan.

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