Mexican Shakedown Cocktail Recipe

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Mexican Shakedown

By Danielle Ford at Wiseguy Lounge

 

Danielle Ford making a cocktail at Wiseguy Lounge

 

Ingredients

  • 1 egg white
  • 1 cucumber wheel
  • 1 oz. Monte Alban tequila
  • ½ oz. Llord’s black raspberry liqueur
  • ¾ oz. simple syrup
  • ¾ oz. lemon juice
  • Soda water

Directions

Add all ingredients except soda water to a cocktail shaker with 2-3 ice cubes and shake for 20 seconds. Strain into a highball or pint glass filled with ice and top with soda water. Garnish with a sprig of torched rosemary.   

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Mexican Shakedown Cocktail from Wiseguy Lounge

 

Mexican Shakedown Cocktail from Wiseguy Lounge

Mexican Shakedown

Course Drinks
Cuisine American
Servings 1 drink

Equipment

  • Cocktail shaker
  • Cocktail strainer
  • Highball or pint glass

Ingredients
  

For drink:

  • 1 egg white
  • 1 cucumber wheel
  • 1 oz. Monte Alban tequila
  • ½ oz. Llord's black raspberry liqueur
  • ¾ oz. simple syrup
  • ¾ oz. lemon juice
  • Soda water

For garnish:

  • 1 sprig torched rosemary

Instructions
 

  • Add all ingredients except soda water to a cocktail shaker with 2-3 ice cubes and shake for 20 seconds.
  • Strain into a highball or pint glass filled with ice and top with soda water.
  • Garnish with a sprig of torched rosemary.
Keyword Cocktail, Mixed Drink, Sparkling Drink, tequila
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