She got the idea of distilling agave seeds after watching the exploits of a drunken mouse.
As protector of the cactusy maguey plant, she greatly assisted her husband PATECATL in his medicinal researches.
At one point teetotalers tried to stamp her out. No chance — she is far mightier than Minnie Mouse. See PULQUE for the whole intoxicating tale.
Mayahuel Facts and Figures
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: MAYAHUAL, MAYOUEL
Area or people: Totonac
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present
In charge of: Alcohol
Area of expertise: Alcohol
Good/Evil Rating: GOOD, quite approachable
Article last updated on 10 August 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.