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Pulke Wagon is Leaving Hacienda, Yucatan

Pulke Wagon is Leaving Hacienda, Yucatan

Temperature; +31C Wind; 1.8 m/sec Rain; None

The Indian tribe of Toltec were first who learnt in 8th century how to make pulke out of Agaves . Pulke is a fermented juice, viscous, little bit foamy, of milk color and spirits 4% up to 6% content. For a long time pulke was the only Mexican alcohol beverage. When European technologies of making spirits came to New World, a new product called mescal made of sweet Agaves juice was produced in 1521. Don Pedro Sanchez de Tagli is regarded to be the father of tequila, as he opened the first tequila factory in 1600.

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Mattias Backström05-Apr-2010 13:47
Very nice composition here, and the colors rock as usual. You're the man!
Eldar Kadymov03-Feb-2010 02:27
Of course, I wouldn't waste my time to learn how they ran Coke, LOL
Ann Cleeves02-Feb-2010 16:45
A very interesting image....and this operation is still going on today?
Paolo Peggi (aka Bracciodiferro)09-Jan-2010 18:29
Excellent capture. BV
Eldar Kadymov03-Dec-2009 22:39
Amigo, you just need temporarely switch between turban and sombrero and you're gonna be fine on Yucatan !
Noor Khan03-Dec-2009 21:54
And I thought Jose Quivero was the father of tequila. What does a Muslim know about these things? Never made it to Yucatan. Looks great.