Artisanal Mezcal Goes Vogue
“There is this romantic quality to it,” says Ivy Mix, a partner in Leyenda, a new cocktail bar in Brooklyn inspired by Latin American flavors. “Mezcal tastes rustic, like it has a story behind it. You look at pictures of the guy and his burro out in the agave fields and it looks like a postcard. And people are, like, ‘Hey, I want to drink a postcard!’” Read the full VOGUE article here.
Swedish songstress Lykke Li loves to throw a good party—specifically in cahoots with her close friends Gina Correll Aglietti (a chef and stylist) and Yola Jimenez (an activist and entrepreneur).
So much has the trio enjoyed each others company that they’ve now conceived a brand around them. Yola Mezcal, which is set to launch soon, grew out of the group’s desire to bottle the spirit of their soirees—a key reason why the fledgling company is headquartered in a sprawling 1950s house atop Beachwood Canyon, just beneath the Hollywood sign. Read the full VOGUE article here.