-Blood Orange -Pineapple -hibiscus -Watermelon Basil Orange juice, orange liqueur like Cointreau or Triple Sec, lime juice, agave syrup, club soda, tequila; these are the ingredients you’ll most likely find listed in a margarita description. I bet this tastes amazing. Big fan of mezcal. fresh orange juice.75 oz. Casamigos Mezcal * 1 oz. I read about Mezcal in a magazine so off I went to buy a bottle. We recommend this cocktail if you love margaritas but are also a mezcal fan who enjoys the hint of smoke. MEZCAL MARGARITA. A combination of slightly sweeter Combier and mildly bitter Cointreau balances the floral orange notes … I can’t believe I’ve never had mezcal. I hope you’ve had a chance to pull out that Mezcal you have…don’t wait too long or it’ll be Fall before you know it–Veronica, I’ve got a bottle of mezcal sitting on my kitchen counter just waiting for the day that I am drinking alcohol again – and this is going to be drink #1!! Required fields are marked *, Rate this recipe If you are into hot (as in spicy) and smoky, then you might want to be drinking this super refreshing Mezcal We hope you’ll like it Kathleen (and these margaritas)! Annnnd I have continued to be a fan in the multiple batches that we have tried since. Review this recipe Add Photo. Pour in the margarita mixture over the rocks. Please read my disclosure policy. Very cool Susan – I LOVE the OBX (I live in Greensboro, NC). MARGARITA ALERT !!! It’s marg time! It’s a nice twist! This margarita could not look more delicious. But it wasn’t until Kathryne and I were in Austin last February that I tried a sip of my first mezcal margarita. It’s made from the same blue agave plant in the “Tequila” region of Mexico, and is usually produced in Oaxaca. Must say I love, love the design on that bottle! I must try it!!!! We hope you enjoy. I just have to wait five more days then boom! Now I’ve started making persimmon Margaritas, which are also very nice. Thank you Bita, we hope you and your husband enjoy this – have a great time at that wedding (it sounds like it’ll be a blast)! . Isn’t it great?! :D. Mescal definitely sounds intriguing in Margaritas. See more ideas about Mezcal, Mezcal cocktails, Mezcal margarita. Mezcal is, so to say, a type of tequila. It’s was amazing! I basically just took my go-to classic margarita recipe (made with tequila, fresh lime juice, orange liqueur and a hint of agave nectar) and subbed in mezcal in place of the tequila. Are you still leery about Mezcal? My first taste of Mezcal was at a restaurant and it was a grilled Pineapple Margarita. I finally bought my first bottle of mezcal (in the checkout of World Market, of all places) last month, and Barclay and I made our first batch the following night. With: Mezcal, blue curaçao, lime juice, cinnamon syrup and peach liqueur. Baked Chicken Wings with Mild and Spicy Sauce. I have always been afraid of this tequila, but then remembered a quote I had read on MexConnect, “Mezcal is to tequila as brandy is to cognac.” So I did what any other lush would do and popped open that scary bottle of tequila and combined the crimson juice with Mezcal, a little agave nectar, and some lime juice. It's simple, honest, and delicious. This post may contain affiliate links. Fill a shallow bowl with salt, and dip the rim in the salt until it is covered with your desired amount of salt. Hola! What’s a lush to do? If you would like salt-rimmed glasses, begin by running a lime slice (the juicy part) around the top rim of a glass. I searched for a recipe and happened onto yours. I'm Yvette. I consider myself almost a professional margarita drinker! :). Pour margarita into glass. Blood Orange Margarita. WE love citrus margaritas and it sounds like you do too. more about me ». Include the tequila, agave nectar, and ice. “The Margarita has been a progression of my career, because in my 13 years behind the bar, it’s been the drink I’ve always had to make, even if it was in a shitty dive bar, with 18 beers on tap, making disco drinks.” hmm, no ice, so I guess its sort of like a margarita/martini? . Are you familiar with the stuff?! :). Shake vigorously. Suffice it to say one of or party fell out of the boat after drinking some and we brought a bottle home (pre 3 ounces only on planes) complete with unidentified floaters in it. What was the restaurant? My only mixed drink is a margarita on the Rocks. Perfect for Valentine's day or any day of the week if you ask me. We've heard that the deep rich flavor makes the drink taste strong but the alcohol level is about the same as a … Fresh lime juice and a little agave syrup are all you need. And thus, the flavor is similar to tequila, but totally different. scotch and mezcal). Love it! Join me as I share cherished family Mexican recipes and embrace my culture through food, fiestas, and family life. We hope you enjoy the recipe! “I love Margaritas, I always have,” he says. I have a confession…This recipe has been tested and approved, and tested again. A smoky margarita sounds different and delicious! ¡Hola Rosalia! Your email address will not be published. :D. Yum, it must be five o’clock. . Subscribe to Muy Bueno to get new recipes in your inbox and stay in touch on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest and YouTube. The tart lime juice and sweet agave pair absolutely perfectly with the smoky, rich mezcal. fresh lime juice.5 oz. If you’re ever in Chicago, you MUST MUST go to Big Star in Wicker Park. I LOVE MEZCAL TEQUILA!!! Thanks so much for sharing. Double trouble with both Cara and Bloody Oranges I tell ya! Set aside. It’s perfect! Yvette has been featured in several prominent publications, websites, radio, and TV. Thanks for sharing that recommendation with us Samhita, we’ve heard awesome things about Big Star, we definitely need to try it! But now that you’re hearing about it, you’ve got to track some down soon. The marriage of fresh orange juice and smoky Mezcal is pretty darn amazing in this Blood Orange Mezcal Margarita. It’s like being at a nightclub dancing the night away and waiting in line at the bar for a cocktail. Enjoy! Add orange juice, mezcal, and lime juice to shaker, then fill with ice. I am currently addicted to margaritas for my saturday sipping. I’ve been a fan of Mezcal for years. You've made it through another week of … ... 1 of 1 Spicy Mezcal Margarita. This sounds amazing and I can’t wait to make one…or two…or…. Allrecipes Magazine Back to Recipe. mezcal (banhez, mala idea, or alipus are fine choices) 1 oz. Be sure to stop by Oven Hug for some healthy recipe inspiration :) Cheers, Bita. All of those made all the better, of course, with some nice chunky salt around the rim. 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