Spicy Jalapeñorita Cocktail

Fuel up for every stage of the NCAA tournament with this flavorful and fresh Jalapeño Hoopla recipe from TABASCO
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TABASCO® 

March is filled with countless college basketball games and the only thing that might divert your attention from the TV is delicious food. The myriad of emotions while watching the games — agony, drama, ecstasy, and anxiety — is too much to take, especially on an empty stomach.

Fuel up for every stage of the tournament with this flavorful and fresh Jalapeño Hoopla recipe from TABASCO.

1
Servings
28
Calories Per Serving
Deliver Ingredients

Notes

Variation: Use margarita or sweet and sour mix to make drink as directed on label. Shake in 1/2 to 1 teaspoon TABASCO® Green Sauce per drink and stir.

Ingredients

  • 1/2  lime
  • Coarse salt
  • 1 1/4  Ounce  gold tequila
  • 3/4  Ounces  orange liqueur, such as Grand Marnier®
  • 1/2 - 1  Teaspoon  teaspoon hot sauce, such as TABASCO® brand Green Jalapeño Pepper Sauce

Directions

Rub rim of a goblet with cut side of lime, then dip rim into saucer of salt. Fill glass with ice.

Squeeze juice from lime.

Pour lime juice, tequila, Grand Marnier, and TABASCO® Green Sauce into an ice-filled cocktail shaker or pitcher and shake or stir vigorously.

Strain into ice-filled glass and garnish with a slice of lime.

Nutritional Facts

Sugar
5g
6%
Carbohydrate, by difference
6g
5%
Protein
1g
2%
Vitamin A, RAE
1µg
0%
Vitamin C, total ascorbic acid
6mg
8%
Vitamin K (phylloquinone)
3µg
3%
Calcium, Ca
6mg
1%
Choline, total
2mg
0%
Fiber, total dietary
1g
4%
Fluoride, F
2µg
0%
Folate, total
6µg
2%
Magnesium, Mg
3mg
1%
Phosphorus, P
15mg
2%
Sodium, Na
98mg
7%
Water
18g
1%

Jalapeño Shopping Tip

How hot is that chile pepper? Fresh peppers get hotter as they age; they will achieve a more reddish hue and sometimes develop streaks in the skin.

Jalapeño Cooking Tip

There are 60 varieties of chile peppers, many of which are used in Mexican cooking. Handle them with care. When handling the spicier kinds, gloves are recommended. Always wash your hands with soap and warm water before touching your eyes.

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