The Best Cocktails for National Tequila DayEdit Post
Contributed by on Jul 22, 2018
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This National Tequila Day, July 24, celebrate with a premium spirit that provides a smooth taste in each and every sip ~ Hornitos Tequila!
While we all love a good margarita, let’s go outside the box and try something else this National Tequila Day. Your friends will be raving about Hornitos’ Spicy Paloma with muddled jalapenos for an added kick and Tequila Bee’s Knees sweetened with fresh honey and cranberry after they get a taste at your next gathering. These cocktails are perfect to enjoy at the bar or in the comfort of your own home.
- 1 ½ parts Hornitos® Black Barrel® Tequila
- ¾ part fresh ruby red grapefruit juice
- ¾ part fresh lime juice
- ½ part agave syrup
Preparation: Lightly muddle ¼ grapefruit and 4 slices jalapeño in a shaker. Combine remainder of ingredients into the shaker over ice and shake vigorously. Strain into a rocks glass over fresh ice. Garnish with a grapefruit slice.
Tequila Bee’s Knees
- 1 ½ parts Hornitos® Reposado Tequila
- ¾ part fresh lemon juice
- ½ part fresh cranberry juice
- ½ part honey
- Maraschino cherry
- Lemon twist
Preparation: Combine all ingredients in a shaker with ice and shake vigorously. Strain into a coupe glass and garnish with a maraschino cherry and a lemon twist.