Pulque: The Drink of the Aztec Gods

Mango pulque, starwberry pulque, and natural pulque

When you think of Mexican alcohol, what comes to mind?  Maybe a very light lager made for sipping on a hot summer day.  Or maybe something a little stronger, like tequila.  Or maybe even mezcal, tequila’s smokier cousin.  If you are a drinker, you will want to enjoy all of these things during your stay in Mexico City.  But none of these are probably difficult to find, in one form or another, in your home country.  If you want a truly unique central Mexican drinking experience that you are unlikely to find anywhere else, you should try pulque.

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