Mezcal is my Pal with Luis

Explore the world of Mezcal with Luis! Mezcal is My Pal is a fun interactive virtual experience. Learn the history and the process of how this smoky spirit is made and debunk myths surrounding it. Learn how to choose a great and the difference between mezcal and tequila. Later in the class, you can take your newfound appreciation of mezcal and shake up your very own mezcal cocktail like a pro!

What's Included in Your Online Mezcal Experience?

  • Virtually travel to Puerto Vallarta and spend 1 to 1.5 hours with Luis, a master mixologist and owner of one of the most popular mezcal bars in the bay!
  • Interactive mixology class with guests from all over the world, as well as the stories behind these delightful drinks.
  • Ask Luis questions about mezcal, Puerto Vallarta and Mexico!
  • Learn how to make a delicious cocktail with an expert mixologist! 
  • Spend time with your family or friends in a unique and entertaining way!
  • Receive the recipes for the dishes beforehand so you can make a cocktail along with Luis.
  • Supporting our guides as they will make 100% of all sales from these experiences! 

If you’d like this experience privately with your family, friends or team, please contact us for pricing and information.


Wed & Fri


1 hour


10 guests
1 chef


5:30pm Central Time


Suitable for anyone who loves mezcal!




Expert Mezcalero, recipes


$24.95 per screen


5 star company with over 2600 reviews

Experience highlights include:

What to expect from this Experience?

Please note that the times available for this experience are in Central.

This experience is for Mezcal affecionados, as well as for newbies to this smoky spirit.  In this 1 to 1.5-hour interactive "mexology" class, Luis will teach you about history of Mezcal, how to choose a great mezcal and how to make your own Mexcal cocktail with tips from a pro!

Using only a few easy-to-find ingredients, you’ll create a unique cocktail and learn the dynamics of how to make a great cocktail! We’ll send you a list of ingredients to buy and the recipes to review beforehand. You will then be ready to make your own cocktail along with the Luis. You’ll have time to ask any questions you might have about Mexican spirits, history, Puerto Vallarta and your cocktail during the class. 



What to Bring

Install the zoom app on your computer or tablet. The meeting ID will be sent to you upon purchase.

Please review the list of ingredients and utensils needed for the experience. Please let me know if you have any allergy or strong dislike, so I can adjust accordingly.


Ingredients for Luis's own Mezcal recipe, the MEX-US, and a Mezcal margarita.

MEX-US cocktail

  • 1 oz. Lime
  • Basil
  • Agave Honey or Honey
  • Any kind of Berries
  • 1.5 oz Mezcal
  • 3 oz. Sparkling wine 
  • Chopped Ice

Mezcal Jalapeno Margarita

  • Jalapeno
  • Agave Honey or Honey
  • Lime Juice
  • Cointreau or simple syrup
  • 1.5 oz Mezcal
  • Salt
  • Chopped ice

What are people saying?

What a fun experience with my friends from all over Canada. We learned, laughed alot! Luis is a great host and super passionate! -Matt from Portland, United States

Luis is just such a great teacher and always kept it lively. It was so much more than a happy hour. I know now what Mezcal to look for! Thanks Luis-Steve from Toronto, Canada

We always love VFT and love them even more now. This is not only a great experience but most if not all goes to the guides! They also started a program to help Vallarta Market vendors! Big Fan!- Kristin from Dallas

Frequently Asked Questions

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About Luis

Luis was born in the US but raised in Bucerias, Mexico. He is an expert in Mezcal and now owns of most popular artesanal mezcal bars in the bay! He only serves small batch mezcales and gives classes in his bar! He also happens to be a great tour guide with us and a passionate story teller! Join Luis as he takes to the wonderful world of Mezcal!