Este Lado Recipe

Este Lado Recipe
Staff Writer
Don Julio

The flavor profile of this cocktail is clean and sophisticated: combining the fresh, crisp flavor of cucumber flavor with cooling mint and a touch of lime, this blend is the perfect summer sip. Learn more about innovative tequila cocktails.

Created by Mixologists Ben Scorah and Marshall Altier

1
Servings
46
Calories Per Serving
Deliver Ingredients

Notes

To create the simple syrup, dissolve 1 cup of sugar in ½ cup boiling water, then let cool. This may be prepared one day ahead.

Ingredients

  • 1 ½ ounces Tequila Don Julio Blanco
  • ½ ounce fresh lime juice
  • ½ ounce simple syrup
  • Slice of English cucumber
  • Mint sprig
  • Mint and cucumber wheel garnish

Directions

Muddle English cucumber and mint sprig in simple syrup in a cocktail shaker. Add Tequila Don Julio Blanco, fresh lime juice, and ice. Shake well. Strain contents over ice into a rocks glass. Garnish with mint sprig and cucumber wheel.

Nutritional Facts

Carbohydrate, by difference
5g
4%
Vitamin A, RAE
2µg
0%
Vitamin C, total ascorbic acid
8mg
11%
Folate, total
5µg
1%
Magnesium, Mg
3mg
1%
Phosphorus, P
4mg
1%
Sodium, Na
24mg
2%
Water
33g
1%

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