Collection by Brandi Andres

A Modern Mezcal Bar Honors a 140-Year-Old Family Tradition


In Oaxaca, Mexico, designer Ezequiel Farca re-envisioned a worn-down house as the Expendio Tradición mezcal bar.

This modern bar in Oaxaca is named Expendio Tradición, meaning “dispensing tradition,” a concept designer Ezequiel...
The mezcal bar occupies a former house in Oaxaca.
A wall of mezcal plants greets visitors upon arrival.
Wood paneling covers the walls, bottles of mezcal decorate soft-lit shelves, and red cords dangle vintage-style bulbs...
Black and white tiles add dramatic flair to the hallway that leads to the restrooms.
A renowned local artist, Francisco Toledo, created the original metalwork, adding yet another regional touch to the...
The bar is the focal point of the space, which accommodates a range of activities, including mezcal presentations and...

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