New Rules on Mezcal Land Today – NOM 70 (English)

New Rules on Mezcal Land Today – NOM 70 (English)

NOM 70, the new rules on Mezcal production come into force today. Regular Mezcal under the rules can be made using diffusors in the same way as lower end Tequila, though in this case the liquid must still be 100% agave, even if obtained in this way. Here’s the...
Margarita

Margarita

The Margarita is the quintessential tequila cocktail, being essentially a Tequila Sour. The marriage of lime tequila and salt is also popular in the classic Tequila shot ritual. Glassware: Coupette glass with a salt rim and a lime wedge. Ingredients: 1½oz Tequila ¾oz...
Long Island Iced Tea

Long Island Iced Tea

The Long Island Iced Tea (or LIIT for short) is one of the new classics that every bartender knows (or should…) there are many versions of the basic recipe and a huge number of drinks based on it. Some of these have very little relation as far as taste goes, but...