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Derechito Cupreata Mezcal from Michoacán Awarded Gold Medal
2024 San Francisco Spirits Competition: 93 points.

San Francisco, California - April 24, 2024.-
Press Release
For Immediate Distribution
Date: May 6, 2024
Press Contact: Alberto Callejo

Derechito is proud to announce that it has been honored with the Gold Medal at the prestigious 2024 San Francisco Spirits Competition.
This recognition distinguishes the excellence of our mezcal, crafted with traditional techniques from the Pacific coast of Mexico, thus honouring the rich cultural heritage that characterizes the state of Michoacán.

With this Gold medal and a score of 93 points, Derechito Cupreata Mezcal Michoacán, with just 3 months in the market, is now among the top 50 mezcals in the world.

The San Francisco Spirits Competition is one of the most respected international competitions in the spirits industry, where products are evaluated through blind tastings by a panel of over 100 expert judges who recognize quality, authenticity, and innovation in each sample.

Derechito Cupreata Mezcal is available in Mexico, USA, and Europe.

"The Gold Medal award for Derechito Cupreata Mezcal is for all those who have contributed to making Derechito a symbol of excellence in the spirits industry. It reflects the work carried out by the entire Derechito family and the deep respect, work, and teamwork cooperation that we have carried out over the last year with the small mezcal-producing communities in Michoacán, combining ancestral traditions and their social development,"says Alberto Callejo Torre, CEO of Derechito Agave Spirits.

Derechito Cupreata Mezcal continues to elevate industry standards and social development in Mexico, committed to producing the highest quality mezcal while celebrating and preserving the cultural roots that inspire it.
For more information, photos and videos about Derechito Cupreata Mezcal and to discover the rest of the award-winning product range, visit our website at

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