Today’s National Tequila Day celebrates the tremendous growth that the tequila industry has seen over the past couple of years due to the increased availability of high quality tequilas and a growing appreciation for the delicious spirit. In this category you can find Tequila Don Julio, Mexico’s original luxury crafted tequila in six variants, ranging from Blanco through Extra-Añejo. To properly honor the day of Mexico’s signature liquor mix up the Este Lado cocktail, created by mixologists Marshall Altier and Ben Scorah. Including Tequila Don Julio Blanco, fresh lime juice, English Cucumber and mint, this refreshing drink will be perfect for today’s after-work celebration.
1 1/2 ounces Tequila Don Julio Blanco
1/2 ounce Fresh Lime Juice
1/2 ounce Simple Syrup
Slice of English Cucumber
Mint and Cucumber Wheel Garnish
Muddle English Cucumber and mint sprig in simple syrup in a cocktail shaker.
Add Tequila Don Julio Blanco, fresh lime juice and ice. Shake well.
Strain Contents over ice into a rocks glass.
Garnish with mint sprig and cucumber wheel.
1 drink, no drink contains more than 0.6 fl oz of alcohol