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10/21/2014 01:39 pm ET Updated Oct 22, 2014

If You Love Tequila And Haven't Tried Mezcal, What Are You Waiting For?

When it comes to the distillate of agave, most people in the United States think only of tequila. But tequila’s older, smokier forefather, mezcal, is slowly gaining more followers.

While we're not sure who declared it a holiday, Oct. 21 is designated as National Mezcal Day. Here’s everything you need to know about what is arguably the most distinctive liquor of the Americas.

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