We’re going green this Earth Day! And not with envy, although we can’t promise that your friends won’t be jealous of these earthy cocktails.
These green cocktails are Mother Nature-approved with herb ingredients like fresh mint and sage leaves.
Go Minty Green
- 1 part Sauza® Blue Silver 100% Agave Tequila
· 2 ½ parts club soda
· 1 part fresh lime juice
· 1 bunch of fresh mint
· 1 part sugar
· Salt to rim (optional)
· Extra mint leaves to garnish
Preparation: In a glass, muddle together the mint leaves, sugar and lime juice until they start to melt together. Add tequila. Fill glass with ice and pour cocktail mixture 3/4 of the way to the top of each glass. If you want, rim your glasses with salt by rubbing the rims with a lime wedge and dipping in a plate of salt. Fill each glass with club soda and garnish with an extra sprig of mint.
- 1 ½ parts Sauza® Blue Silver 100% Agave Tequila
- ½ part JDK & Sons™ O3 Premium Orange Liqueur
- 1 medium cucumber, peeled and sliced
- 1 ½ parts fresh lime juice
- ½ part simple syrup
Preparation: In a glass, muddle together sliced cucumber and Sauza® Blue Silver Tequila. Let sit in the refrigerator for one hour. Strain the cucumber tequila and combine with all ingredients in a glass. Stir and serve over ice. Garnish with reserved cucumber slices and a wedge of lime.