El Güel® Mezcal


El Güel Mezcal

Produced by a small cooperative directed and overseen by maestro mezcalero Alberto Morales of Wahaka Mezcal. The cooperative brings together budding, young mezcaleros from San Dionisio Ocotepec, Oaxaca. The cooperative’s goal is to produce an artisanal mezcal using old school, sustainable methods with an increasing number of mezcaleros from the community -- many that don’t have the resources to export or create their own brand. As opposed to succumbing to industrial techniques, the cooperative will continue to add local producers paying fair prices for mezcal.


100% Artisanal. 100% Authentic. 100% Espadín.

  • Cooked in a conical earthen pit with wood
  • Open air fermentation in pine vats
  • Double-distilled in copper stills
  • 1L bottle/12 bottles per case
  • 42% AbV
  • UPC: 7503016186438
El Güel Mezcal Cooperative
San Dionisio Ocotepec, Oaxaca

Maestro Mezcalero Alberto Morales has always been deeply committed to bettering his community of San Dionisio Ocotepec in the central valleys of Oaxaca. Given the success of his own brand of mezcal, Wahaka Mezcal, he is not afraid to spread his wealth of both knowledge and expertise. To this end, he created this small cooperative in San Dionisio to