Serve in aCoupe glass
Lime wedge on rim
How to make:
SHAKE all ingredients with ice and fine strain into chilled glass.
|1 fl oz||Patrón Reposado tequila|
|2/3 fl oz||Grand Marnier or other cognac orange liqueur|
|1/4 fl oz||Galliano L'Autentico liqueur|
|1/3 fl oz||Lime juice (freshly squeezed)|
|1 1/2 fl oz||Orange juice (freshly squeezed)|
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A "bangin", golden, sunny-looking and sunny-tasting cocktail.
A Cactus Banger is also a tequila-based Harvey Wallbanger
I don't have any notes as to the origin of this version of the Cactus Banger but as one of the older recipes on my database, its origin is pre-late 1990s.
A Cactus Banger is perhaps better known as being a simple Harvey Wallbanger based on tequila rather than vodka and it is this version that appears in books such as Stanley M. Jones' 1977 Jones' Complete Barguide.
CACTUS BANGERStanley M. Jones, 1977
Tall Glass Build
1-½ oz Tequila
Fill with ice & orange juice
Float ½ oz Galliano
One serving of Cactus Banger contains 122 calories.