Wild flowers blossom and the pipe organ cacti of the lower levels are replaced higher up by star-shaped sotol
and yucca, which the Indians use to make everything from alcoholic drinks to baskets.
Masa Azul carries about 50 examples of each, with a small selection of other Mexican spirits such as raicilla, sotol
With special permission from the Park Service, the group descended from rocky desert studded with sotol
, yucca, and prickly pear into the cool serenity of the cave's massive, gaping maw, stopping at the narrowest part of the entrance chamber about too feet down.
is very similar to the Century Plants and other cacti that abound in the Desert Southwest.
Kids will love the thrilling pace and exciting challenges encountered by Chloe and Sotol
in this front-row winner.
is made from the Dasilyrion (a short-stemmed succulent plant that is similar to agave) and is produced in the Mexican state of Chihuahua.
Time Warner Cable, Sotol
Tequila, Titra, Laguna Films, Echauri Video
What is yotul 'cough' (Clauson 1972: 889-890) in Old Turkic has a low vowel in Uyghur yotel (UTIL 6: 638), Uzbek yotal (OTIL 1: 355), Kazakh zotel (Bektaev 2001: 207), Kirghiz jotol (Judaxin 1965: 266) and Yakut sotol
(Slepcov 1972: 337).
The most common plant debris sheltering whipscorpions were fallen leaves or stems of lechuguilla (Agave lechuguilla), sotol
(Dasylirion leiophyllum), blind prickly pear (Opuntia rufida), and rat-tail cactus (Coryphantha pottsii).
Ian also reviews tequila's sister drink, mezcal, as well as its ancestor, pulque, with some asides on other regional Mexican drinks like bacanora and sotol
Paul Thornburg spins a sotol
stalk between his palms, drilling friction into heat, then incubates a fire with his breath.
Even that wasn't a cinch, because the desolate vegetation - sagebrush, blackbrush-acacia, guajilla, sotol
, yucca, and prickly pear - don't offer much cover for ground blinds.