Tequila Alternatives: Other Mexican Spirits You Should Try

By Lia Picard

Mexican distilleries are also getting into the whiskey game. Using Oaxacan white, yellow, and black corn, Sierra Norte has been crafting whiskey since 2016. Each variety of corn is used for its own whiskey. The standout of the bunch is the white corn whiskey with notes of apple and vanilla. It packs a bit of a bite and makes a delightful cocktail.

Below, find a few of our favorite Mexican spirits besides tequila..