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El Guapo

Image: Virginia Miller

This signature cocktail at The Box Social in Portland, Oregon, is vividly rosy with a purée blend of passion fruit, blood orange and pomegranate.

Ingredients

  • 2 oz Corazón blanco tequila
  • 1 1/2 oz The Perfect Purée of Napa Valley El Corazon fruit purée
  • 1 oz Simple syrup
  • 1 oz Fresh lime juice
  • 1 oz Del Maguey Vida mezcal
  • Garnish: Inverted 1/2 lime

Steps

  1. Rim a highball glass with salt and pepper and set aside.

  2. Add all the ingredients except the mezcal to a shaker with ice, and shake thoroughly.

  3. Strain into a Highball glass filled with ice.

  4. Garnish with an inverted 1/2 lime with the juice squeezed out (a lime boat).

  5. Fill the lime boat with the mezcal.