Archive for May, 2016

  • May102016
    Mom-and-pop mezcal makers are accusing regulators of trying to industrialize and standardize an artisanal activity, along with appropriating the name. Photograph: Omar Torres/AFP/Getty Images

    The Guardian: Don’t call it mezcal: Mexico may force artisanal producers to use a new name

    As the smoky liquor becomes mainstream, small mezcaleros are decrying new rules that would prohibit them from calling it by…

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