Ah, mezcal. There’s something magical about it—maybe it’s the smoky flavor, or perhaps the fact that no two glasses are ever the same. Whatever your reasoning, you’ll definitely want to give a few of these delicious and unique mezcal cocktail recipes a try! From classic Margaritas to memorable Mules, each one is sure to spice up your next gathering in an unforgettable way. So grab a glass (or several), and let’s get started making some drinks!
Sunrise in Oaxaca
4oz. Fresh Orange Juice
Directions: Add Dos Hombres and orange juice with ice into a blender. Blend until smooth. Pour into Collins glass. Slowly pour in grenadine. Garnish with an orange slice and a maraschino cherry. Enjoy the sunrise!
2 Cups Dos Hombres Espadin Mezcal
1 ½ Cups Pomegranate Juice
½ Cup Fresh Orange Juice
¼ Cup Lime Juice
⅛ Cup Orgeat Syrup
2 Cups Blood Orange Soda
Directions: Add all ingredients to a punch bowl, add ice, stir to incorporate. Garnish with orange slices, lime slices, and pomegranate seeds. Enjoy with friends!
Ilegal El Poblano
2 oz Ilegal Mezcal Joven
2 slices Poblano peppers
1 oz lime juice
0.5 oz agave nectar
- 3 tsp chipotle en adobo purée
- 1 cup kosher salt
- Mix ingredients together and let dry.
Method: Add ingredients to shaker and shake. Strain into stemmed glass with chipotle salt rim. Garnish with a Poblano slice.
From the classic to the oddly delicious, mezcal cocktails are sure to tantalize your taste buds. Every mezcal flavor has a unique and unforgettable identity that stands out from traditional spirits. Whether you’re looking to experiment or stick with the familiar, these mezcal drinks will bring you good vibes and interesting conversations no matter what! So why not have some fun with flavors and try one of these amazing recipes this weekend? Let us know which one is your favorite, and while you’re at it don’t forget to tell us what type of mezcal you reach for most! Cheers!