National Tequila Day Minted Mule!

If ever there were a holiday that calls for celebration, it is July 24th: National Tequila Day!

Clearly, we love it. The U.S. accounts for 76% of all tequila exports worldwide, consuming more than DOUBLE the amount that Mexico does!

Minted Mule

by Pete Vasconcellos of The Penrose, New York City

 

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2 oz. Blue Nectar Silver Tequila

½ oz. fresh lime juice

2 oz. ginger beer

Mezcal float

5 mint leaves for garnish

 

Fill a cocktail shaker with ice. Add Blue Nectar® Silver Tequila and lime juice and shake well; pour in to a highball glass, top with ginger beer, and float the mezcal. Garnish with fresh mint leaves.

Do you enjoy this as much as we did? Let us know, it’s sure to be a winner!

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