Cocktail Recipes

Amante Picante

Featured in the Summer 2010 issue of in the Mix magazine in the story “Tequila!

Francesco Lafranconi – Director of Mixology & Spirits Education, SWS of America.

Francesco Lafranconi - Amante Picante - Margarita2 oz 100% de Agave  tequila (Silver-Blanco)

1 oz fresh squeezed Lime Juice
0.75 oz agave nectar
3 wheels of English Cucumber (about 1/4” thick)
2 sprigs of cilantro
2-3 dashes green Tabasco Sauce

Method: in a shaker tin, muddle the cucumber and cilantro with agave nectar, Tabasco and lime juice. Then add the tequila and 2 cups of ice. Shake vigorously and double strain into a chilled cocktail glass or serve over ice

Garnish: cucumber wheel on the rim

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