World Cocktail Day!

unnamed-4Today is World Cocktail Day! Let’s celebrate with some fabulous cocktails using Pura Vida Reposado Tequila. These new specialty cocktails are by ZZ Top’s Billy Gibbons and Godsmack’s Sully Erna. 

Pura Vida has an exciting opportunity to take part in their Mexican distillery. Currently under way, Pura Vida is in the midst of an Indiegogo Campaign to raise funds for their new distillery in Jalisco, to bring their brand to the next level and allow their fans to party like rock stars all over the country. You can even grab up an autographed guitar by Billy and Sully! For a complete list of funding levels and perks, and to participate in the Pura Vida Indiegogo campaign, please visit HERE

 

unnamed-5¡The Gibbons!

Ingredients:

1.5 oz Pura Vida Reposado Tequila

1 Fresh Lime Wedge

1 Fresh Lemon Wedge

3 oz Topo Chico (Mineral Water)

2 Fresh Jalapeño Slices

Directions: In a shaker with ice, combine tequila, juice of lime and lemon wedges. Shake to combine. Pour into a highball glass filled with ice and top with Topo Chico. Add two fresh jalapeño slices.

¡Sully Summer Smash!

unnamed-6Ingredients:

2 oz Pura Vida Silver Tequila

2 oz Pineapple Juice

1 oz Fresh Squeezed Orange Juice

1 oz Grenadine

Directions: Combine the first three ingredients in a shaker filled with ice. Shake to chill and combine. Strain into a highball glass filled with ice. Pour grenadine over the ice. Garnish with a couple cherries and an orange wedge.

About Sara Lehman

Sommelier, Private Chef, & Food and Wine Pairing Expert in NYC! Sara is a Wine Writer, Wine Ambassador, and Wine Consultant specializing in pairings, parties, entertaining and education.

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