The change of season marks the end of a great summer, the start of fall activities and crunch time for sports fans throughout the country, as professional baseball, basketball and football teams are all in action!
Hornitos Tequila encourages you to celebrate the start of the season and raise a glass to your favorite team with three premium, seasonal cocktail recipes that incorporate flavors of the season – no pumpkin spice necessary. Hornitos Tequila’s Apple Barrel, Maple Old Fashioned and Barrel of Plums cocktails are the perfect balance of exciting and cool, just like fall!
· 2 parts Hornitos® Plata Tequila
· 1 part apple cider
· ¾ par fresh lime juice
· 3 dashes Angostura® bitters
· Apple slice
Preparation: Combine all ingredients in a shaker with ice and shake vigorously. Strain into a rock glass over fresh ice. Garnish with an apple slice.
Maple Old Fashioned
2 parts Hornitos® Black Barrel® Tequila
· ¼ part maple syrup
· 4 dashes Angostura® bitters
· Blood Orange Wheel
· Cinnamon stick
Preparation: Combine ingredients in a mixing glass and stir. Strain into a rocks glass over fresh ice. Garnish with an orange peel and a cinnamon stick.
Barrel of Plums
1 ½ parts Hornitos® Black Barrel® Tequila
· ¾ part plum simple syrup
· ½ part fresh lemon juice
· 1 dash Angostura® bitters
· Plum wedge
Preparation: Combine equal parts sugar and water with 1 sliced plum and bring to a boil to create plum simple syrup. Allow the mixture to cool and combine all ingredients in a shaker with ice. Shake vigorously and strain into a rocks glass over fresh ice. Garnish with a plum wedge.