Indian tequila: one man’s quest to perfect a national spirit | Curio

Indian tequila: one man’s quest to perfect a national spirit

7 mins | Feb 19, 2020

What happens when you try making tequila, Mexico’s national drink, in India? Alex Travelli meets Desmond Nazareth, a 62-year-old from Mumbai who has spent the past 20 years working on perfecting an Indian equivalent to tequila and other mezcals — writing in 1843 Magazine, he downs a glass or two and finds out if it tastes like the real thing.

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From 1843 Magazine