Cinco De Mayo Cocktails
Fri May 4, 2012 3:06 pm

Tomorrow is the day to put on your finest over-sized derby hats and sombreros and sit in front of the television sipping homemade cocktails for Cinco De Mayo and Derby Day. We’ve put together a list of two cocktail recipes to make at home for the occassion.


Check out these two spicy libations.

Rattle Inn’s Texas Heat

2 oz Republic Blanco Tequila
1/2 oz fresh lime juice
1/2 oz fresh orange juice
1 oz Monin Habanero Lime syrup

Shake and serve in a Martini glass garnish with an orange slice.

Star Bar’s Habanero Martini

2 oz Herradura Reposado
1 oz Cointreau
1/2 teaspoon agave nectar
1/2 lime, squeezed
1 orange slice
2 oz Habanero-Lime Syrup

Mix all ingredients in a shaker tin and chill, pour into a chilled and salted martini glass, garnish with lime wedge, two olives, and a jalapeño slice.  

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