Espíritu Alegre Tequila Cocktail

Toast to the Day of the Dead with these cocktail made with two Mexican spirits — tequila and mezcal

On Nov. 1 and 2, people around the world honor the spirits of their relatives with gifts and joyful decorations where they are buried. It is said that Nov. 2 is the day that the adult spirits return, and traditional food and beverages like tequila and mezcal are commonly offered to the returning souls.

Raise a glass to honor the Day of the Dead with an Espíritu Alegre cocktail made with two famous Mexican spirits – tequila and mezcal.

This recipe is courtesy of Blue Nectar Tequila.

1
Servings
99
Calories Per Serving
Deliver Ingredients

Ingredients

  • 2 Ounces reposado tequila, preferably Blue Nectar Reposado Special Craft Tequila
  • 1/4 Ounce honey syrup
  • 1/4 Ounce mezcal
  • 2 Dashes of Angostura bitters

Directions

Combine all ingredients together, add ice, and stir for 1-2 minutes, until cold. Strain into a rocks glass.

Nutritional Facts

Total Fat
2g
3%
Sugar
3g
3%
Saturated Fat
1g
4%
Carbohydrate, by difference
11g
8%
Vitamin A, RAE
3µg
0%
Vitamin C, total ascorbic acid
11mg
15%
Folate, total
6µg
2%
Magnesium, Mg
4mg
1%
Phosphorus, P
6mg
1%
Sodium, Na
45mg
3%
Water
44g
2%