Tag: tequila

Passione Arrabbiata Cocktail

Passione Arrabbiata Cocktail

Passione Arrabbiata is the name of a cocktail from a NYC restaurant called Costata. Made with a chili infused Cazadores reposado tequila, this drink peaked my interest from the moment I read about it. While I love the heat a chili infused cocktail can offer (such […]

Mango Margarita

Mango Margarita

Unbeknownst to me, National Margarita Day is February 22nd. Seems like an odd time you ask me. Margaritas exemplify Summer, long sunny days and warm relaxing evenings. So with that, I think a post about mango margaritas just in time for Memorial Day is the […]

El Diablo Cocktail

El Diablo Cocktail

I read about this drink awhile ago and it left a lasting impression.  I used to be scared of tequila. Chalk it up to a bad experience at a young age. Older, I now find tequila fascinating. Its versatility amazes me. And if you haven’t […]

Jalapeño Tequila Gimlet

Jalapeño Tequila Gimlet

This beauty is a jalapeño gimlet and it’s got just the right amount of kick.  A gimlet is a classic cocktail and is known as a martini’s sweeter cousin. A classic gimlet is made with gin and fresh lime juice.  As with many other cocktails (e.g. […]

A Pomegranate-Lime Margarita Is A Simple But Wonderful Thing

A Pomegranate-Lime Margarita Is A Simple But Wonderful Thing

Sometimes you need to make a change.  A twist on the classic margarita, this pomegranate-lime margarita is absolutely divine. I am a margarita lover, so this post should come as no surprise to my friends.  A classic margarita is delicious, made with fresh lime juice, a […]

A Tequila Siesta Is My Kind Of Cocktail

A Tequila Siesta Is My Kind Of Cocktail

It’s Friday and sadly I’m not at the International Food Bloggers Conference in Sacramento, so I’ll post instead.  This is another fun and somewhat “new” tequila based cocktail for those that want something other than margarita or a Paloma.  Most have probably never heard of a […]