PAPA DIABLO MEZCAL @ SHEPS
Wednesday 12th September 18:00 - 21:00 @ Sheps Dalston
Papa Diablo and Shep's take you on an immersive journey into mezcal. The event will play on the duality between 'the pope' and 'the devil' (the Spanish meaning of Papa Diablo) as well as exploring the spirituality linked with the tarot cards. The drinks intend on exposing the deeper powers of mezcal as we explore this magical spirit. Tickets include 3 special cocktails and all guests will communally share a bottle of Papa Diablo to round off the evening.
TALK ON TERROIR WITH PHIL BAYLY, global mezcal ambassador
Wednesday 12th September 19:00 - 21:00 @ Sin Gusano, Haggerston
Join Global Mezcal Ambassador Phil Bayly as he dissects the wonderful world of Mezcal and delves into what affect terroir has on this magical spirit. The night will be held at London’s only dedicated Mezcaleria so expect a tasting flight of epic delights to accompany Phil as he helps you understand the lands and processes that make mezcal a truly unique spirit.
OAXACAN ART SHOW WITH ANNA BRUCE & dangerous don mezcal
Wednesday 12th September 19:00 - 23:00 @Juju's Shoreditch
Dangerous Don Mezcal and Anna Bruce explore the relationship between art and mezcal in Oaxacan culture. Anna Bruce is a photographer, mezcal expert and brainchild of First Food Residency and has curated an exhibition which will launch on the evening. The event will host a special cocktail menu designed and made by Oaxacan based bar tender Brooks Bailey on his debut bartending visit to London. Special guest Samuel Bautista Lazo from Dixza is also flying over from Mexico to talk about Zapotec traditional weaving techniques.
ILEGAL MEZCAL & CUB PAIRING DINNER
Wednesday 12th September 19:00 - 23:00 @ Cub restaurant, Shoreditch
Ilegal Mezcal and Mr Lyan's Cub of Hoxton St are joining forces for London Mezcal Week to bring you a specially curated night focusing on the complex agave flavours of Ilegal Mezcal cocktails alongside some killer dishes from the Cub team. Come and discover Mexico’s hidden gem!
MEZCAL CRUSIN' on the alfred le roy
Wednesday 12th September 19:00 - 21:00 @ The Alfred Le Roy, Hackney Wick
London Mezcal Week takes to the water! Celebrating everything agave with mezcal cocktails on a canal boat cruise. There are windows throughout the entire cabin, so everyone gets a view. We'll be playing an up-beat mix of party tracks. Cranking the roof open in hot weather to keep it light and airy. All tickets include one cocktail per person.