For years, tequila dominated as the most prominent agave-based spirit on cocktail menus across Dallas. That’s still probably true, but mezcal, its smokier, more complex sibling spirit has been on the rise in the city’s cocktail scene over the past few years.
Before getting overwhelmed with all the choices out there — or, worse, trying a poorly made brand that doesn’t showcase the true beauty of the spirit — start at one of these 10 Dallas bars. Along with boasting the city’s best mezcal cocktails, each establishment employs some seriously knowledgeable bartenders that can bring even the most novice drinkers up to speed on the wonderful world of mezcal.
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