Next Monday, Oyamel Cocina Mexicana kicks-off the only event in DC that is sure to warm you to the core – its 8th Annual Tequila & Mezcal Festival.
A celebration of the heritage of Mexican spirits, on behalf of José Andrés and ThinkFoodGroup, Oyamel this week held a special preview event for its upcoming Tequila & Mezcal Festival, which will be held from March 2 – March 15. Executive Chef Colin King prepared some of the exclusive menu items, which integrate specialty chiles and Beverage Manager and level four Mezcalier, Jasmine Chae, explained a few of the Mexican spirits that will be featured during the festival… One of our favorites is La Capital: Tequila Añejo, sweet vermouth and guajillo chili.
Want to be a part of it all? Cha-cha-cha your way over to Oyamel on Monday, March 2 from 6-9, for the all-inclusive kick-off party featuring live music from a three-piece Latin band, exclusive dishes and cocktails, complimentary tequila and mezcal tastings.
The first 15 K Street Magazine readers who purchase their tickets to Monday’s kick-off party can use our exclusive discount code: kstreet15, for a $15 discount ($45 instead of $60)!
After March 2, the festival will continue through March 15. Complimentary tequila and mezcal tastings will be available Tuesday, March 3 – Thursday, March 5 and Monday, March 9 – Thursday, March 12 from 4 – 6 p.m.
Try renowned brands such as Tequila Avión, Fidencio Mezcal, Wahaka Mezcal, El Silencio Mezcal and Herradura Tequila. Brand representatives will be on hand to provide expert information if you are serious about your tequila!