The Picadura Day of the Dead Cocktail

The Picadura Day of the Dead Cocktail
Course 
Drink
Serves 
1
Country of Origin 
Mexico
Preparation Time 
0:10
About This Recipe 

Inspired by Day of the Dead (or Dia de los Muertos, the traditional Mexican celebration to honor the dead), this spicy cocktail developed by Casa Noble Tequila is perfect for pairing with Pan de Muerto or candied pumpkins.

Ingredients 
  • 1.5 oz. Casa Noble Reposado
  • 1.5 oz. Fresh Watermelon Juice
  • .25 oz. Organic Agave Nectar
  • .25 oz. Fresh Lime Juice
  • 1 pinch of Hepp's Scorpion Salt
Preparation 
  • Add all ingredients to a shaker tin, shake & strain over fresh ice in a collins glass.
  • Optional: Top with soda water.
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