After much ado (including a postponement, a recasting of the votes, and a rules change), Tales of the Cocktail announced their 2020 Spirited Awards winners today.
- Base Spirit Tequila
- Preparation Shaken
- Flavor Refreshing
- Served On the Rocks
Charles H. Baker found this drink (originally called “Mexican Firing Squad”) at the La Cucaracha Bar in Mexico City during his travels in the 1930s. If you’re craving tequila, but want something other than a Margarita, then this is an easy fix.
Image courtesy of Patron Tequila.
- Combine all ingredients in a shaker tin and shake briskly without ice.
- Then, pour contents into an ice-filled glass.
- Serve with a lime wheel.