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Mr. Ernesto Chagoya was the first man of this family story dedicate in the elaboration of a good mezcal. Since 1917 .Mr Ernesto, as a producer of Oaxaca. During his first stage as a producer, he got married with Mrs Teresa Hernández , they had five children. The oldest died in his early age, the rest of them: María del Carmen Chagoya Hdz,Porfirio Chagoya Hdz, Salomón Chagoya Hdz, and Ernestina Chagoya Hdz. Were involved in the production and comercialization of the mezcal elaborated by their father.

Our Shop 1936
Familia Chagoya Hernández 1940
When Mr. Ernesto died they continued the mezcal activity independently.
Into the 50’s Mrs. Carmen Chagoya and her husband, Mr Noé Hdz Amador, created their own factory of mezcal . Later the factory was closed because Mr. Noé Hdz decided to change his activities. Since then, Mrs Carmen Chagoya took care of her father until he died in 1970.


In the latest years , Mrs. Ernestina Chagoya, having the mezcal heritage in her veins, has put a special effort in the harvest of the agave espadin ( agave Angustifolia How ) the most used agave in the region of Tlacolula for producing the mezcal.

Our fields
 agave angustifolia how

They have now one of the largest harvest of agave in Oaxaca.
Mrs. Carmen and his son, Noé Hernández Chagoya, opened again the mezcal factory.
The “Palenque Doña Carmen Chagoya” has the story of a large family with a lot experience in this matter. How, Eric Hernández Cortés is in charge of continuing with this tradition opening a new stage on it.
Factory Doña Carmen Chagoya 1952 

The mixture of these four generations have made now a new factory of mezcal which keeps the misticism in the elaboration of the Oaxacan mezcal under a strict quality control.
“Palenque Doña Carmen Chagoya” producers the mezcal “Mistico of Oaxaca”, elaborated with 100% agave and with a 100% natural process.