With endless views of the Pacific Ocean and the Sea of Cortez, the Agave Study at Peacock Alley offers guests an extraordinary journey into the heart of Mexico’s cultural and artisanal heritage. The cliffside space at Waldorf Astoria Los Cabos Pedregal features over 100 labels of thoughtfully curated agave spirits, from ancestral mezcal distilled in clay pots to blends of wild agaves. From the renowned tequilas of Jalisco to the rich, smoky mezcals of Oaxaca, and everything in between, join us to explore the art of Mexico’s most beloved spirit. As you plan your stay in paradise, keep reading to learn more about our unique offerings, each a tribute to the ancient Mexican traditions of agave.

Immersive Agave Tasting:

A Sensory Exploration


As a guest of Waldorf Astoria Los Cabos Pedregal, you’re invited to immerse yourself in the culturally rich and deeply sensory experience of The Agave Study. This experience is dedicated to the craftsmanship of agave spirits, honoring the time-honored traditions and the land that produce these exquisite beverages. Here, you will find a hands-on, deeply connected journey, enriched with captivating stories about the origins and significance of each spirit.


Set against endless views of the blue horizon, where you might even spot whales, the open-air space invites you to enjoy the beautiful weather of Los Cabos while indulging in your own mezcal-drinking experience. At the heart of the Agave Study is a series of Agave experiences that pair handmade agave spirits with local delicacies. These tastings are more than just an opportunity to sample a variety of spirits, including those lesser-known like sotol and raicilla—they are a voyage through the history and culture of Mexico, in an atmosphere that is both familiar and elevated.

The Agave Experience:

A Journey Through Mexican Spirits


Discover the essence of Mexican culture with the Agave Experience, offering a diverse array of agave spirits, each with its own distinctive style and flavor. From the smooth tequilas of Jalisco to the complex mezcals of Oaxaca, and lesser-known treasures like Raicilla, Bacanora, and Sotol, this journey provides a rich exploration of Mexico’s agave heritage. Perfect for both beginners and enthusiasts, this thoughtful experience deepens your appreciation and knowledge of these exceptional spirits. Notable selections include: Casa Dragones Blanco, Koch Tobalá, Raicilla la Venenosa Tigre, Bacanora Mujer de Piedra, Hacienda Sotol.


The Heartbeat of Oaxaca


Mezcal is more than just a drink in Oaxaca—it’s a profound expression of the region’s culture and heritage. Each mezcal embodies the distinct characteristics of its terroir, agave species, and the meticulous craftsmanship of the mezcalero, telling a story of tradition and connection to the land. Join our team of experts for the Agave Study’s Mezcaleando experience, which highlights this diversity with an exquisite selection of Koch Expressions, including: Tobalá, Arroqueño, Jabalí, Coyote, Tepestate.


Savoring Quality Tequila


Just as fine wine is meant to be savored, so too is quality tequila. The Tequileando experience, ideal for tequila lovers, encourages you to appreciate tequila’s complex flavors, enhanced by thoughtful pairings like cinnamon and orange, rather than the traditional lime and salt. This approach reveals the true depth and elegance of this beloved spirit, making it a perfect exploration for aficionados and newcomers alike. Guests can enjoy a curated selection of premium tequilas, such as: 7 Leguas Blanco, Aman Reposado, Maestro Tequilero Añejo, Reserva de la Familia, Don Julio 70.

Once in a Lifetime:

An Ultra-Premium Tasting Journey


For those seeking the pinnacle of agave experiences, the Once in a Lifetime tasting offers a luxurious journey through Mexico’s most exquisite tequilas and mezcals. Guided by our seasoned experts, guests embark on an exploration of the nuanced flavors and diverse regions that define these spirits, accompanied by artisanal cheeses, homemade flavored salts, seasonal fruits, and decadent chocolates. It’s an immersion in to the world of agave, crafted for discerning palates and unforgettable moments. Highlighted selections include: Casa Dragones Joven, Rey Sol 3, 4, 5, Clase Azul Ultra, Beneva Tío Pablo.

Craft your own Mezcal:

A Personalized Experience


For aficionados of mezcal and admirers of culture, the Craft Your Own Mezcal experience at Waldorf Astoria Los Cabos Pedregal is a must. This hands-on activity invites guests to craft their own bespoke blend of mezcal from a special selection of four distinct varieties. Under the guidance of our in-house experts, participants will learn about the nuances of each agave species, savoring their unique flavors and delving into their rich historical significance. From the meticulous production processes to the cultural heritage embedded within each sip, this personalized journey not only educates but also leaves you with a cherished memento—a testament to your time in paradise.

Join us at Waldorf Astoria Los Cabos Pedregal for an unforgettable exploration of Mexico’s agave spirits. Whether you are a seasoned connoisseur or curious about this cherished Mexican tradition, the Agave Study promises a deeply enriching journey into the world of tequila and mezcal. Prepare to delve into centuries-old traditions and artisanal craftsmanship behind these iconic spirits, leaving Los Cabos with a newfound appreciation for the cultural significance and timeless allure. Contact our concierge team to make your reservations today!

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