Antidote is a tequila-based cocktail that offers a perfect blend of sweetness and tanginess, making it an excellent choice for tequila enthusiasts who enjoy a balanced flavor profile. This cocktail is made using Cazadores Blanco Tequila, Cynar, ginger syrup, honey syrup, lime juice, and strawberry.
To create this refreshing cocktail, start by muddling a ripe strawberry in a shaker. Then, add a shot of Cazadores Blanco Tequila, half a shot of Cynar, a tablespoon of ginger syrup, a tablespoon of honey syrup, and a splash of fresh lime juice. Fill the shaker with ice, and shake vigorously until the mixture is well combined and chilled.
Straining the mixture into a glass, garnish the cocktail with a fresh strawberry or a slice of lime, depending on personal preference. The result is a vibrant and delicious cocktail that is as visually appealing as it is delicious.
The Cazadores Blanco Tequila provides a smooth and flavorful base for the cocktail. While the Cynar adds a hint of bitterness and complexity to the drink. The ginger and honey syrup bring a sweet and spicy flavor to the cocktail, which is balanced out perfectly by the tartness of the lime juice. Finally, the fresh strawberry adds a subtle fruity note, tying all the flavors together into a harmonious blend.
Overall, the Antidote is an excellent cocktail for those who enjoy a well-balanced flavor profile. It is perfect for sipping on a warm summer day or for enjoying with friends at a party. The use of fresh ingredients in the cocktail makes it a healthier than many other alcoholic drinks. This a bonus for those who want a cocktail while still being mindful of their health.
* Each of these Spirits or Liqueurs used can be substituted for your favourite brand.
- De-Stem and muddle a strawberry in the shaker glass.
- Add the remaining ingredients to the shaker glass.
- Shake with crushed ice for 8-10 seconds.
- Strain into a rocks glass with crushed ice.
- Garnish with half a strawberry.