MEZCAL Although, like tequila, it comes from the agave plant, this spirit is known for its small scale production. What better excuse than Mexican Independence Day on the 16th to give it a try?
TRY IT: at Cielo Blanco, a bar with outposts in Leeds and, handily, close to our office in London; cieloblanco.co.uk.
BUY IT: 85 varieties to buy at thewhiskeyexchange.com.
SEE IT: on our Tasty Trend Pinterest board.