Down in Mexico! Tequila / Mezcal Tasting



Explore the wonders of the fastest growing spirit in the world, as you master the Agave-based Mexican spirits. Learn about Tequila and Mezcal through their history, differences, and similarities in flavor, color, aroma, production techniques, raw materials, designations of origin.


Nicolas Capron-Manieux

Sommelier, Writer

Born and raised in New York City, Nicolas began his journey at the International Culinary Center in Manhattan, where he worked and studied under Master Sommeliers. He applied his knowledge as he learned his trade in many of the city' most celebrated dining rooms, including Pasquale Jones, Upland, and COTE Korean Steakhouse. Today he runs his own consulting and events company, NCM Sommelier Services, writes a Substack, Word to the Wine, and brings his expertise to Night Inn!

Kyle Kaufman

Craft Beer & Spirits Manager, Bartender, Event Designer

Craft beer, wine & whiskey professional (and lover!) with 18 years professional experience curating, educating and tasting. Craft beer, American whiskey and Amaro is my wheelhouse, but I'm ready and able to dive into the worlds of wine, spirits and cocktails.


Pamela Vachon

Sommelier, Bartender, Food & Travel Writer, Cheese Expert

Pamela is a certified sommelier and cheese expert, in addition to being a professional food and travel writer. She previously worked at manhattan's 2-Michelin star restaurant, The Modern, as a bartender and captain, where she also helped run a table side cheese trolley program. When not eating and drinking, or typing about eating and drinking, Pamela is also a musician and voiceover artist.

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What’s included

  • Disposable Spirit Tasting Cups
  • Fresh Lime
  • Fresh Orange for Juice
  • Cinnamon Sticks

What’s required from you

  • Clean and ample space to host experience
  • Time to receive materials via delivery and set aside where Experience will take place


El Tequileno, Tequila Reposado Gran Reserva

Serves 8 people per item

400 Conejos, Mezcal Artesanal

Serves 8 people per item

El Tequileno, Blanco Tequila

Serves 8 people per item

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