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Next Round: Exploring the Origins of Del Maguey Mezcal with Ron Cooper

One year ago   |   By Vine Pair

On this episode of “Next Round,” host Zach Geballe chats with Ron Cooper, founder of Del Maguey mezcal. Cooper discusses his journey in creating one of the early players in the mezcal space, which began with a life-changing trip to Oaxaca in 1986, where he tried mezcal for the very first time.
Mezcal's rising popularity, as well as Cooper's adoration for the spirit, prompted him to found Del Maguey in 1995. The popular brand is now known for offering single-village expressions of mezcal , which Cooper says enables small producers and their families to thrive.
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