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Serve in

a Collins glass...
2 fl oz Patrón Reposado (orange seal) 100% agave tequila
½ fl oz Freshly squeezed lime juice
Top up with Coca-Cola
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How to make:

POUR ingredients into ice-filled glass, stir and serve with straws.


Salt rim


Basically a Cuba Libre made with tequila in place of rum. An improvement.


Created in 1961 by the legendary Don Javier Delgado Corona, owner/bartender of La Capilla (The Chapel) in Tequila, Mexico. Mixing cocktails in his eighties, Don Javier is noted for ritualistically stirring his drinks with a knife.

The Batanga is a very popular drink in Mexico, helped by being featured in an advertising campaign by El Tequileño, a tequila distilled close to Don Javier's bar.

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