As the weather continues to heat up, there’s even more reason to enjoy a refreshing cocktail any day of the month including National Iced Tea Day on Sunday, June 10th.
Iced Tea has long been known for being one of the most invigorating and delicious drinks any time of the year, but especially during the summer months. Fortunately, the variations are endless so there is most likely a flavor or recipe for everyone under the sun! For those who like a bit a “kick” in their Iced Tea, the cocktail recipe below should do the trick!
Crafted by Manny Hinojosa, Global Brand Ambassador of Tequila CAZADORES, the Tierra Colorada iced tea cocktail (aka “Manny’s Matcha”) is made with Tequila CAZADORES Reposado, freshly brewed Earl Grey tea, ginger beer, green chartreuse, lemon and nutmeg making for a delicious beverage to cool down with at your summer BBQ or on the beach.
TIERRA COLORADA (aka Manny’s Matcha)
Crafted by Manny Hinojosa, Global Brand Ambassador of Tequila CAZADORES
1 1/2 oz. Tequila CAZADORES Reposado
½ oz. Green Chartreuse
2 oz. Ginger Beer
2 oz. Fresh Brew Earl Grey Tea
½ oz. Lemon
Pinch of Nutmeg
Method: In a cocktail shaker, combine all the ingredients except the fresh brew tea with ice. Serve on the rocks and top with fresh brew tea. Garnish with slices of lemon and ginger.