Cinco de Mayo Drinks
By SMW Staff
Planning Cinco de Mayo parties? Switch it up from the conventional margarita with a cocktail creation from Appleton Estate Reserve, “The Stone Place.” Or for those margarita enthusiasts, here’s a fun twist to the traditional salty treat brought to you by Alizé Liqueur.
Golden Margarita Recipe
- ⅓ oz Alizé Gold Passion
- ⅓ oz tequila
- ⅓ oz lime juice
- 1 oz triple sec
Serve in a margarita glass coated with salt and garnish with a lime wedge.
- One orange wedge
- 1/2 oz Organic Fresh Lemon Juice
- 3/4 oz pomegranate grenadine
- 2 oz Appleton Estate Reserve rum
Shake with orange wedge and ice, and strain into a chilled coupe dust with nutmeg.
To celebrate Cinco de Mayo, TY KU Premium Asian Wine & Spirits has concocted some more of their famous skinny cocktails with low-cal variations on favorites.
Skinny Rita Cocktail Recipe
- 1.5 oz TY KU Liquer
- 1/4 oz silver tequila
- 1/4 oz agave nectar
- squeeze of lemon
Mix all ingredients in a shaker until well blended. Pour over glass filled with ice or strain into a martini glass for a Skinny Rita straight up.
- 2 oz TY KU Liqueur Mint
- Splash of Diet Citrus Soda
- Squeeze of Lemon/Lime/Orange
Mix all ingredients in a shaker filled with ice until well blended. Pour into a collins glass filled with ice and garnish with fresh lime leaves.
- 1.5 oz TY KU Sake
- 2 oz Vita Coco Coconut Water
- Slice of Fresh Cucumber
Mix the TY KU and Vita Coco in a shaker filled with ice until well blended. Strain and pour into a chilled martini glass. Garnish with the cucumber slice.
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