Siesta

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Discerning Drinkers (45 ratings)

Serve in an

Old-fashioned glass

Photographed in an

UB Cubana DOF 12.3oz

Garnish:

Lime slice wheel

How to make:

SHAKE all ingredients with ice and fine strain into chilled glass.

1 1/2 fl oz Patrón Reposado tequila
1/2 fl oz Italian red bitter liqueur
1/2 fl oz Lime juice (freshly squeezed)
1/2 fl oz Pink grapefruit juice (freshly squeezed)
1/2 fl oz Sugar syrup 'rich' (2 sugar to 1 water, 65.0°Brix)
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Review:

This bittersweet aperitif cocktail was originally made to be served straight-up in a coupe glass, but we prefer it on-the-rocks.

Variant:

Pre Siesta

History:

Adapted from a recipe created circa 2006 by Katie Stipe at the Flatiron Lounge in New York City, USA.

Nutrition:

One serving of Siesta contains 162 calories.

Alcohol content:

  • 1.3 standard drinks
  • 16.71% alc./vol. (33.42° proof)
  • 17.5 grams of pure alcohol
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