3 Ingredient Cocktails

3-ingredient Tequila cocktails

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Paloma (Simple)

Long, fruity and refreshing.

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Lighter and slightly sweeter than a classic gin-based Negroni with Italian bitter liqueur. However, this Italian and Mexican trio make for pleasing cross-continental

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La Perla

Simple yet complex, this beautifully balanced cocktail has faint saltiness from the manzanilla, delicate pear fruit and well-integrated fortifying tequila.

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Medicina Latina

Tequila and ginger smoothed with a hint of honey. A cleansing after-dinner cocktail.

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Oaxaca Old-Fashioned

An agave-based old-fashioned with a wonderful hit of smokiness from the mezcal. Like many cocktails, Philip's original recipe of 45 ml Reposado tequila,

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Tommy's Margarita

The flavour of agave is king in this simple Margarita, made without the traditional orange liqueur.

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Basically a Cuba Libre made with tequila in place of rum and an all-important pinch of salt.

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El Torado

Dry, sophisticated and fruity, with tequila body.

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Three ingredients combine harmoniously and, depending on your coffee liqueur, perhaps just the merest tad on the sweet side.

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Freddy Fudpucker

A Harvey Wallbanger made with tequila in place of vodka. Squeeze quality oranges just before making and you'll be amazed just how good this cocktail is.

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Japanese Slipper

Sweet melon, orange liqueur and lemon. A bit of a sweetie, as its lurid green colour might suggest.

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Lavender Margarita

A floral lavender influenced margarita.

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Mexican Nail

Very complex with obvious Islay whisky and tequila notes made more interesting with subtle spice and chocolaty notes.

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Mexican Manhattan

You've tried this with bourbon and rye, now surprise yourself with aged tequila.

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Mexican Surfer

Frothy topped, easy to make, and all too easy to drink. Looking at the recipe you might expect this cocktail to be overly sweet. it's not.

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Delicately sweetened pineapple and tequila. Yumm! If you like this then you'll love a Mexican Martini.

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Oooh Ginger

Subtle ginger spice flavours this dry tequila martini-esque cocktail.

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Pineapple Margarita

As advertised, a Margarita with a pineapple fruit.

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Pre Siesta

Orange liqueurs and bitters flavour this tequila-based, salmon-pink bittersweet cocktail that is perhaps better-served on-the-rocks.

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Rude Gypsy

Tequila shines in this delightfully honeyed and herbal cocktail.

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Rusty Margarita

The rich honeyed notes from Drambuie combine harmoniously with tequila and add an extra dimension to this tasty Margarita. This cocktail is at it's best

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Saúco Margarita

The floral notes of elderflower combine wonderfully with the herbaceous tequila and citrusy lime.

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Tequila Sunrise

Tequila and zesty citrus with a sweet treat at the bottom.

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Tiki Margarita

A simple almond twist on the classic Margarita - fantastic.

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Apricot brandy replaces triple sec in what otherwise follows the same recipe as a classic Margarita (2 tequila, 1 triple sec, 1 lime juice).

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Two-One-Two (212)

Earthy taste with freshness coming from the grapefruit.

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Lunes Aperitivo

On the dry side of bittersweet, as the name suggests this is intended to be drunk as the first aperitivo of the week, preferably accompanied by olives.