Triumph of the Desert
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When alcohol was banned in the neighboring country, a mythical character emerged
American culture: Al Capone, famous alcohol trafficker.
The story goes that, every time the police found the barrels and bourbon from Al Capone, he burned them. In 1919, alcohol was banned in the United States and there was much reproach against Elías Calles is said to have made a negotiation with Al Capone. Capone: "prohibit distillates and in the process, put all your sotoleros of the border at my disposal. at my disposal and let them produce my Whisky".
For 18 years the production of sotol was forbidden, during this time, the sotoleros sotoleros dedicated themselves to making Whiskey and as with many of the traditions of our country, the country, the generations who were supposed to learn from their ancestors how to distill sotol were sotol, were ended.