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5 tequila drinks to toast Cinco de Mayo at home

May 5, 2015
Cinco de Mayo cocktails to make at home | SwineAndSwill.com

Happy Cinco de Mayo! The big question once you’ve clocked out of work is: Where’s the party?! But what if you’re not up for the craze and revelry that comes with going out to celebrate Cinco? We’ve got you covered! Slip on something comfy and step right up to your home bar to whip up one (hell, or ALL) of these tequila-based craft cocktails featuring some of our favorite spirits brands. Click through and get to mixing!

Mango Italian Margarita or “Ay Papi”

By Disaronno
1 oz. Anejo tequila
1 oz. Disaronno
¾ oz Lime juice or sweet & sour
2 chunks of mango or ½ oz. mango puree (Finest Call is a good option)
Jalapeño wheels & cilantro (optional)

Muddle mango (and jalapeño) in shaker until pulverized (add cilantro and gently press). Add remaining ingredients into shaker with ice, shake vigorously. Fine strain into rocks glass with fresh ice.
Garnish: Lime (or jalapeño) wheel.

Skinny Margarita

By Del Frisco’s Grille
2 ½ oz. Sauza Silver Tequila
½ oz. Agave nectar
1 oz. Fresh-squeezed lime juice
½ oz. Sugar-free triple sec
Shake all ingredients with ice, strain into a martini glass.
Garnish: Salted rim, lime wedge

The Hellfire (pictured)

By The Chester
1.5 oz. Don Julio infused with jalapeño
1 oz. Fresh lemon juice
½ oz. Agave nectar

Build, add ice and shake. Pour into a rocks glass.
Garnish: Red chilies

Casa Noble Paloma

By Casa Noble
2 oz. Casa Noble Reposado Tequila
Fresh grapefruit juice
½ oz. Fresh lime juice
Splash of fizz (tonic water or club soda)

Pour tequila into a glass and squeeze in the fresh lime juice. Add ice, fresh grapefruit juice and fizz. Stir and enjoy.

Agua Verde Margarita

By Milagro Tequila
1 ½ parts Milagro Silver
¼ parts avocado
3 Cucumber slices
1 part fresh lime juice
1 part agave nectar

Combine ingredients and blend with one cup of ice. Pour into a rocks glass.
Garnish: 1 lime wheel

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2 Comments

  • Reply Lauren Ritchie May 13, 2015 at 5:57 pm

    All your Cinco de Mayo recipes look great! Thanks for imbibing with Disaronno, we appreciate your support!!

    Cheers!

    • Farah
      Reply Farah May 13, 2015 at 11:02 pm

      Thanks for the fantastic recipe, Lauren!

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