Tequila Mockingbird

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Tequila Mockingbird - Tequila Cocktail

About The Tequila Mockingbird Cocktail

Tequila and watermelon is a woefully underused combination.

Ingredients in the The Tequila Mockingbird Cocktail

1
Jalapeño pepper slice
1.5 oz
Watermelon-Basil Purée
.75 oz
Fresh lime juice
.75 oz
Agave syrup (one part agave nectar, one part water)
 
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How to make The Tequila Mockingbird Cocktail

In a shaker, muddle the jalapeño slice

Add the remaining ingredients and fill with ice

Shake for 10 seconds and double strain into a rocks glass filled with fresh ice

Other Information

*Watermelon-Basil Purée INGREDIENTS:

  • 2 cups Chopped fresh watermelon
  • 7 Basil leaves

PREPARATION: Purée both ingredients in a blender or food processor until smooth. Refrigerate until needed.

Spirits used in The Tequila Mockingbird Cocktail

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Patrón

Discussion

  • Molly posted 2 years ago

    Traditionally the Tequila Mockingbird is made with creme de menthe, so folks that make & try this one first might be in for a little surprise when they order it at a bar ;)


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