Mardi Gras is set to hit the streets of New Orleans on February 17. Can’t make it there? No problem! Hornitos® Tequila brings Bourbon Street right to your home.
Mardi Gras is all about dressing up and having a good time, and no spirit represents a good time quite like tequila. Mix up these Mardi Gras themed tequila cocktails using Hornitos® Tequila, and celebrate with the official colors of the Carnival.
French Quarter Faithful
Green – Faith
• 2 parts Hornitos® Reposado Tequila
• ½ part lime juice
• 3 parts pineapple juice
• 2 dashes green habanero hot sauce
Combine ingredients in a mixing glass. Shake vigorously and pour into a martini or highball glass. Garnish with a lime slice.
The Gold Doubloon
Gold – Power
• 1 ½ parts Hornitos® Plata Tequila
• ¾ part lime juice
• ¾ part pineapple juice
• ¼ part agave
• Pinch of cilantro leaves
Add all ingredients to a shaker with ice. Shake and strain into a coupe glass.