About the Mazanasada Cocktail
This tequila-and-mezcal drink with apple cider and ginger beer is a delicious tipple for the fall or winter.
Ingredients in the Mazanasada Cocktail
- Spice Sugar*
- 1 oz Tequila
- .5 oz Mezcal
- 1.5 oz Apple cider
- .75 oz Fresh lemon juice
- Ginger beer
Garnish: Diced red apple
How to make the Mazanasada Cocktail
Coat the rim of a Collins glass with Spice Sugar, fill with ice and set aside. Add the tequila, mezcal cider and lemon juice to a shaker, and fill with ice. Shake, and strain into the prepared glass. Fill with ginger beer and garnish with diced red apple.
*Spice Sugar is a mix of 4 parts sugar, 2 parts ground cinnamon, 2 parts ground nutmeg and 1 part ancho chile powder.
This drink is served at the Mercadito restaurants in New York, Chicago and Miami.