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A Lime and Mint Tequila Spritzer

Lime and Mint Tequila Spritzer

A refreshing summer cockail that combines the flavors of a margarita and a mojito but it made with Tequila! Perfect for any warm weather gathering!

Course Drinks
Cuisine Mexican
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 0 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 2 people

Ingredients

  • 2 oz Fresh Squeezed Lime Juice (fresh is a must!) Approximately 2 medium limes
  • 4 oz Resposado Tequila or Blanco/Silver Tequila, if you prefer
  • 1 Tbsp Fresh Mint (chopped) 10-12 leaves
  • 2 Tbsp Simple Syrup I use Rose's Simple Syrup
  • 1 cup Ice for Shaker
  • 1 splash Sparkling water or club soda
  • 1 lime Slice for garnish
  • 2 sprigs Fresh Mint for garnish

Instructions

  1. Add fresh lime juice, fresh mint, tequila, simple syrup, and ice into a martini shaker. Shake vigorously.

  2. Pour 1/2 of the mixture in each cocktail glass over ice.

  3. Top off with a splash of sparkling water or club soda.

  4. Garnish with fresh lime and mint. Serve immediately.