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The Best Mezcal Brands  

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The best Mezcal brands really bring that strong, smoky flavor to the table. Although some Mezcal brands can be sweet, many mezcal tequilas derive their bold tasted from the maguey plant in Mexico. Most of the best mezcal brands are produced in Oaxaca, but the drink is popular all over the world. Many of the top mezcal companies add a worm to the drink in the bottling process.

What good mezcal companies will you find on this best mezcal brands list? Los Amantes is frequently one of the best reviewed mezcals on the market. This top mezcal brand name is distilled three times, and features fruity, sweet tones. Fidencio is another great mezcal company.

San Juan is the home of the delicious Sombra Mezcal, which is tasty when enjoyed neat, as well as in a mixer. Other great companies that appear on this top mezcal brands list include Scorpion Resposado Mezcal, Mescal Vago, and Montelobos.

Which mezcal brand is the best? Vote up the best, most reliable mezcal brand names below, and be sure to let us know what you think in the comment section. 
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El Tinieblo Joven is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Mezcal Brands
El Tinieblo Joven
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Del Maguey Single Village is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Mezcal Brands
Del Maguey Single Village
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Los Amantes is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Mezcal Brands
Los Amantes
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Ilegal Mezcal is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Mezcal Brands
Ilegal Mezcal
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Montelobos is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Mezcal Brands
Montelobos
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Fidencio is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Mezcal Brands
Fidencio
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Bruxo No.1 Mezcal Espadin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Mezcal Brands
Bruxo No.1 Mezcal Espadin
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Alipus is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Mezcal Brands
Alipus
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Sombra is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Mezcal Brands
Sombra
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El Buho is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Mezcal Brands
El Buho
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Mezcales de Leyenda is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Mezcal Brands
Mezcales de Leyenda
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Mezcal Vago is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Mezcal Brands
Mezcal Vago
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Mezcal Koch is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Mezcal Brands
domgarci added Mezcal Koch
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Los Nahuales Joven is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Mezcal Brands
Los Nahuales Joven
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Pierde Almas Espadín is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Mezcal Brands
Pierde Almas Espadín
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Métl is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Mezcal Brands
Métl
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Rey Campero is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Mezcal Brands
domgarci added Rey Campero
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Pierde Almas DoBaDaan is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Mezcal Brands
Pierde Almas DoBaDaan
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Scorpion Reposado Mezcal is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Mezcal Brands
Scorpion Reposado Mezcal
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Narro is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Mezcal Brands
Narro