Review #1551 – Nuestra Soledad Stgo Matatlan

The Schtick: Distilled by Valentin Cortes, this is Edition 27 of his Espadin distilled in Matatlan. 2019 Release, Batch GMJES150719NS – let’s dive in.

Review #1551 | Mezcal Review #102

Distiller: Valentin Cortes

Bottler: El Jolgorio

Brand: Nuestra Soledad

Selection: N/A

ABV: 45% ABV

Age: NA

Nose: Bright and so so so fruity. Mango sherbert, sorbet, lemon, lime and custard. Rich and fruity. Faint minerality.

Taste: So unique from the others so far. Sweet, decadent cream. Mango lassi, pineapple, melon and pepper. Rich cream, faint honey, some nuttiness and a dollop of clay smoke.

Finish: Sweet cream, clay smoke and earthiness. Faint waxiness here, along with a light chemical smoke.

Overall: Just fantastic. The bright bouquet of fruits with the faint smoke and minerality is aces.

Thanks for reading!

Rank: 7

1 Most Recent Valentin Cortes Expressions I Have Reviewed:



1 | Disgusting | So bad I poured it out.

2 | Poor | I wouldn’t consume by choice.

3 | Bad | Multiple flaws.

4 | Sub-par | Not bad, but many things I’d rather have.

5 | Good | Good, just fine.

6 | Very Good | A cut above.

7 | Great | Well above average

8 | Excellent | Really quite exceptional.

9 | Incredible | An all time favorite

10 | Perfect | Perfect

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