Jueves 14 de Diciembre 2017

Cocktails for Cinco de Mayo

Toast to Cinco de Mayo with these tasty tequila cocktails.

Guía de Regalos

Cocktails for Cinco de Mayo
Copa de Arandas.
Foto: Provided

Get your bar ready for one of the most clink-worthy holidays of the year with these three tasty tequila recipes courtesy of Familia Camarena Tequila. Enjoy!

Ingredients:

  • 2 oz Camarena Reposado Tequila
  • 1/2 oz Dry Vermouth
  • 1/2 oz Sweet Vermouth
  • 1/2 oz Fresh Lemon Juice
  • 1/2 oz Italian Amaro
  • 3 oz Ginger Ale Mint for Garnish

Preparation:

Combine tequila, dry vermouth, sweet vermouth, lemon juice and Italian amaro in a highball glass. Mix well. Fill glass to brim with ice. Top with ginger ale and stir gently with a bar spoon. Garnish with mint.

Ingredients:

  • 2 oz Camarena Silver Tequila
  • 1 tsp Agave Nectar
  • 1/2 oz Fresh Lime Juice
  • 4 oz Grapefruit Soda

Preparation:

Combine tequila, agave nectar and lime juice in a highball glass. Mix well. Fill glass to brim with ice. Top with grapefruit soda and stir gently with a bar spoon. Garnish with a lime wheel.

Ingredients:

  • 2 oz Familia Camarena Silver Tequila
  • 1/2 oz Fresh Squeezed Lemon Juice
  • 1/3 Cucumber, Peeled & Diced
  • 1 tablespoon Agave Nectar
  • 2 dashes Orange Bitters
  • 1 oz of Soda Water
  • Lemon Wheels and Mint Sprig for Garnish

Preparation:

Muddle cucumber thoroughly in shaker tin. Add Camarena Tequila, lemon juice, agave nectar and orange bitters. Add ice and shake thoroughly. Strain into a tall, ice-filled glass, and top with soda water. Garnish with lemon wheels and a mint sprig.

Courtesy Mixologist Duggan McDonnell, Cantina in San Francisco