Mayahuel

Mayahuel Cocktail

Base Spirit: Tequila

Type: Modern Classics

Served: On the Rocks

Preparation: Shaken

Strength: Medium

Difficulty: Medium

Flavor Profile: Fruity/Citrus-forward, Sour, Sweet

About the Mayahuel Cocktail

A great orange-and-ginger twist on the classic Margarita.

Ingredients in the Mayahuel Cocktail

  • 1.5 oz Herradura Reposado Tequila
  • .5 oz Domaine de Canton
  • .75 oz Fresh orange juice
  • .5 oz Fresh lime juice
  • .75 oz Agave syrup (one part agave nectar, one part water)
  • 6 to 8 Mint leaves
  • 1 dash Angostura Orange Bitters

Garnish: Mint sprig

Glass: Wine

How to make the Mayahuel Cocktail

Add all the ingredients to a shaker and fill with ice. Shake, and strain into a wine glass filled with crushed ice. Garnish with a mint sprig.

This cocktail was a Judges Choice Winner at the 2010 Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America Convention.

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