Summer Cocktails: Mandarin Tequila Smash
Mandarin Tequila Smash Cocktail
Lulus posted the most amazing recipe that is pretty much summer in a cup. Sip it lounging by the pool or invite your girls over for a ladies night out and impress them with this recipe.
1/2 of a mandarin orange, peeled
2 oz silver tequila
1 1/2 oz Domaine De Canton or ginger liqueur
Splash of blood orange San Pellegrino
Splash of pineapple juices
Candied mandarin slices for garnish
Using a muddler, smash mandarin pieces until juices are released.
Fill a cocktail shaker with ice and add smashed mandarin, tequila, and ginger liqueur.
Shake well and strain into a glass. Top off with a splash of blood orange San Pellegrino and pineapple juice.
Garnish with a candied mandarin slice and enjoy!