While some struggle to appreciate mezcal- its robust, slightly smoky character adds depth and complexity to this delicious summery cocktail.
A smokin' Margarita. Depending on your palate, you many want to vary the amount of agave syrup – from 2.5ml or even no agave syrup for dry palates to
Spirituous, smoky, earthy, bittersweet, floral, herbal and complex. We've reduced the original serve by one-third to produce a complex, serious and most
Mezcal, vermouth amaro and orange curaçao combine is a spirit-forward spipper.
A refreshing riff on a Mezcal Margarita with enlivening chilli heat.
Delicately smoky mezcal forms the backbone of this delicious bittersweet long refreshing drink.
Tequila and lime are divine, and this riff on the usually gin-based original Gimlet is as good, although very different with the earthiness of the tequila
Mezcal provides the firepower, tamed by sweet vermouth and rich herbal liqueur. A great late-night sipper.
Deliciously simple, boozy, vaguely Negroni-like, very tasty and perfect for late-night sipping.
Smoky almond and delicate coconut combine in this elegant after-dinner sipper.
Salmon pink in colour. Mezcal adds earthy smoky complexity to this bittersweet, citrusy fresh, aperitivo cocktail. Getting naked can certainly help you
This pale pink cocktail looks delicate and indeed is delicately balanced with a wisp of mezcal smoke. Even if you forgo the infusion and use unflavoured
Named after the capital city of Trinidad, the home of Angostura Bitters, and fittingly this cocktail calls for a monster half an ounce of bitters. Despite
Tequila based, with complex mezcal smokiness, rich maraschino cherry and floral lavender bitters. It's a drink that likes dilution so perhaps consider
Mezcal and blood orange juice with sweet spice added with cinnamon syrup and clove rich falernum.
Delicately smoky and, depending on your mezcal and agave syrup, a touch meaty with cleansing lime juice.
Named after the direct Spanish translation of Last Word, hence the use of mezcal in place of the gin in a classic Last Word cocktail. Pineapple juice,
Smoky, tangy and complex with layers of flavour, although happily mezcal dominates.
Mezcal and cognac fuel this stirred and strong nightcap sipper.
Dry and lightly bitter, this tequila-based sipper makes for a great aperitif cocktail.
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