Agave Documentary

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Doc & Tequila Tasting – Toronto

September 24, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm


-Hot Docs – Ted Rogers Cinema –

Taste the spirit of a nation at our latest doc and drinks pairing.

From the alluring red highlands of Jalisco to the rugged mountains of Oaxaca, generations of families in Mexico have dedicated their lives to the tending to the agave plant, creating two of the fastest-growing spirits in the world: tequila and its smoky cousin, mezcal. This new documentary takes you to the roots of this booming revolution to the heart of Mexico’s tequila-making heartland where hardworking jimadors (agave farmers) work to preserve their extraordinary tradition and bring us the drinks we all love.

Admission includes a tasting sampler of Tequila Tromba, a boutique tequila born out of the highlands of Mexico, created by master distiller, Marco Cedano.

5:00 PM – Tequila tasting
6:00 PM – Screening

Tickets, including Tequila tasting: $26 (Members: $21)

The screening will be preceded by a tequila tasting curated by Tequila Tromba, a boutique distiller born out of the highlands of Mexico.

Co-presented with aluCine Latin Film & Media Arts Festival


Ted Rogers Cinema
506 Bloor St W
Toronto, Ontario M5S 1Y3 Canada


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