This summer cocktail recipe is reminiscent of a margarita with a salted rim – but with a garden vibe. Make this beauty with El Mayor Blanco tequila.
Salted Cucumber Limeade
- 4 small cucumbers
- 4 cups cold water
- 2/3 cup lime juice
- ¼ cup agave syrup
- ¼ tsp fine sea salt
- 1 unripe (green) chili thinly sliced
- 1½ oz El Mayor Blanco tequila
- sprigs of cilantro
- In blender, cucumbers, cold water, lime juice, agave syrup and sea salt; purée. Strain through fine-mesh sieve into pitcher. Add chili and refrigerate until chilled. Serve over ice in rocks glass, with or without tequila. Garnish with small handful cilantro leaves or sprouts.
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