Tequila Julep

Tequila Julep
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Tequila Julep
Maryse Chevriere
Tequila Julep

In honor of two great drinking holidays — Cinco de Mayo and the Kentucky Derby — falling on the same day this year, we offer this mashup cocktail combining Cinco's popular spirit with the Derby's iconic drink

1
Servings
89
Calories Per Serving
Deliver Ingredients

Ingredients

  • 10-12  cilantro leaves (plus extra sprigs for garnish)
  • 1  Teaspoon  agave nectar
  • 1  Ounce  lemon juice
  • 2 1/2  Ounces  tequila
  • Crushed ice

Directions

In a cocktail glass, muddle the cilantro, agave nectar, and lemon juice. Add about half of the tequila and some crushed ice, then stir to mix. Add the rest of the tequila and fill the glass with crushed ice. Garnish with a couple of sprigs of cilantro.

Nutritional Facts

Sugar
1g
1%
Carbohydrate, by difference
11g
8%
Vitamin A, RAE
4µg
1%
Vitamin C, total ascorbic acid
18mg
24%
Calcium, Ca
26mg
3%
Fiber, total dietary
1g
4%
Folate, total
11µg
3%
Magnesium, Mg
9mg
3%
Phosphorus, P
10mg
1%
Sodium, Na
48mg
3%
Water
85g
3%

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