Cocktails with tequila, it’s time ti think outside the box. Usually when you hear tequila, you automaticly think margarita’s, well, we do have a margarita or two for you in today’s article. We also have a few others that just may surprise you.
This is the perfect cocktail to start the fall season with. This is the time when all the berries are at their ripest, produces a bright, beautiful, pink color that is inviting to even the most timmid tipplers.
1) 1 ounce of Cointreau
2) 1 1/2 ounces of Blanco Tequila
3) 1/4 ounce of Fresh Lime Juice
4) 3-4 Blackberries
Shake all ingredients in a cocktail shaker, filled with ice. Strain over fresh ice in a sugar rimmed rocks glass. ( Short Glass ) Garnish with the blackberries. And enjoy.
The perfect cocktail to warm up with after a cool fall day of raking leaves, or any other chores that has kept you outside.
1) 1 ounce of DeLeon Tequila Resposada
2) 1/2 ounce of Lemon Juice
3) 1/2 ounce of Simple Syrup
4) 3-4 dashes of Angostura Bitters
Shake first three ingredients in a cocktail shaker. Strain into a rocks glass. Float the Angostura Bitters. To float the bitters, shake over the back of a spoon.
Plus up your margarita with a touch of tropical flavor and a pop of color! Take Sauza Silver Tequila to the base of the cocktail and combine with DeKuyper Triple Sec, Blue Curacao and lime juice, for a margarita that is inticing to the eye as well as the palate.
1) 2 ounces of Sauza Silver Tequila
2) 1 ounce of DeKuyper Triple Sec
3) 1/2 ounce of DeKuyper Blue Curacao
4) 2 ounces of Lime Juice
5) Lime slices and Blueberries to garnish ( optional )
Combine all ingredients in an ice filled cocktail shaker. Shake and strain into a margarita glass filled with fresh ice. Garnish with a slice of lime and or blueberries. Finish with some salt on the rim of the glass.
Blackberry Patio Crusher:
Create an outdoor cocktail for all year with the blackberry patio crusher. The combination of zesty lemon and the sweet blackberries will be a refreshing choice no matter what time of year it is.
1) 1 ounce of Sauza Signature Blue Silver Tequila
2) 1 ounce of Fresh Lemon Juice
3) 1 ounce of Simple Syrup
4) 5 Blackberries to muddle
Put the blackberries in a cocktail shaker and muddle ( crush lightly ) just enough to get some of the juice to release from the berries. Add in ice and shake well. Serve in a rocks glass over fresh crushed ice. Top off with ginger beer or soda. Garnish with mint and blackberries.
Evetbody loves a holiday cocktail that transitions seamlessly from day to night, especially when it’s tequila’s take on a savory classic.
1) 3/4 ounce of Patron Silver
2) 3/4 ounce of Patron Citronage Orange
3) 3/4 ounce of Lillet Blanc
4) 3/4 ounce of Fresh Lime Juice
5) 1 bar spoon of Absinthe
6) Lime wheel for the garnish ( optional, but reccomemded )
Combine all ingredients except absinthe into a cocktail shaker filled with ice, and shake until well chilled. You will see condensation on the outside of the shaker, this tells you the mixture is chilled. Rinse a chilled cocktail coupe or martini style cocktail glass with the absinthe, discarding the excess liquid. Strain cocktail mixture into prepared glass. Garnish with a lime wheel, and enjoy. Best when shared with some friends.
This is the perfect drink for when you are not ready to let go of summer. Fresh citrus juices, a good tequila to add a little bite, and then creme de cassis to balance it all out. We gaurantee that you will be sipping this into next season.
1) 1 1/2 ounces of Tequila
2) 1 1/2 ounces of Fresh Orange Juice
3) 1/2 ounce of Fresh Lime Juice
4) 1/2 ounce of Cointreau
5) 1/2 ounce of Creme de Cassis
In a cocktail shaker filled with ice, combine all ingredients and shake until frosty and cold. Pour entire contents from the shaker into a rocks glass. And enjoy.
This all that I have for you this time around, I hope that you check back next week when I plan on having some popular cocktails made with vodka. I will keep this short and end it with please drink resposibly and never drink and drive. The life you save may very well be your own.
Have a blessed day. Sincerely your friend John D.
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