Celebrate this Epic Television Premiere Week with Hornitos Tequila
We’re quickly approaching an epic week in television season premieres – Game of Thrones (4/6) and Mad Men (4/13).
We know what we can expect out of these shows; a series of fiery battles, a variety of twists and turns and great drinks. I can’t think of a better way to watch than by sitting back, relaxing, and indulging in one of these Hornitos® series inspired cocktails.
GAME OF THRONES:
With tensions rising in the Seven Kingdoms, watch as Daenerys and her dragons embark on a journey to claim the Iron Throne as her birthright. Sit back, relax and enjoy the battles ensue right in front of your eyes with this Hornitos® Game of Thrones series-inspiredcocktail.
Fire & Ice
·1 part Hornitos® Plata Tequila
·1 part concord grape juice
·½ part lemon juice
Add ingredients to glass over ice and stir
Knowing the twist, turns and cliffhangers awaiting viewers; we wanted to offer your readers a taste of Don Draper’s favorite cocktail – this time with a twist of our own.
A Black Barrel® Old Fashioned uses the NEWHornitos® Black Barrel® - this inventive spirit starts as 100% blue agave tequila, which is aged three distinct times to impart flavorful whiskey notes!
Black Barrel® Old Fashioned
·1 part simple syrup
·1 ½ parts Hornitos® Black Barrel® Tequila
·0.5 part amaro
·2 dashes bitters
·2 dashes Orange bitters
·Add simple syrup, Hornitos® Black Barrel® Tequila, amaro and bitters together and stir, adding in ice. Strain over fresh ice and garnish with an orange peel.
·2 parts Hornitos® Black Barrel®
·1 part sweet vermouth
·Dash of house bitters
·Combine all ingredients into a mixing glass, stir and serve over ice with a lemon twist and garnish with candied habañero. Serve in a rocks glass.