Smoke & Mirrors (mezcal-based)

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Serve in a

Coupe glass

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UB Retro Coupe Gold 7.75oz

Garnish:

Dust with an equal mix of powdered sugar, salt and cayenne pepper

How to make:

SHAKE all ingredients with ice and strain back into shaker. DRY SHAKE without ice and fine strain into chilled glass.

1 1/2 fl oz Del Maguey VIDA mezcal
1/3 fl oz Orange Curaçao liqueur
1/3 fl oz Chili liqueur
1/3 fl oz Ginger liqueur
1/3 fl oz Pineapple juice (fresh pressed)
1 fl oz Lime juice (freshly squeezed)
1/2 fl oz Pasteurised egg white (or aquafaba)
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Review:

A Mezcal Margarita with chili, ginger and pineapple, mellowed by a splash of foaming egg white.

History:

Adapted from a recipe created in 2018 by Melissa Yard at Joséphine Wine Bar, Charleston, South Carolina, USA. The original calls for homemade pineapple jalapeño syrup and omits chili liqueur.

Nutrition:

One serving of Smoke & Mirrors (mezcal-based) contains 204 calories.

Alcohol content:

  • 1.7 standard drinks
  • 18.42% alc./vol. (36.84° proof)
  • 24 grams of pure alcohol
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