Cocktail & Other Recipes By Spirit Tequila & Mezcal Cocktails

Rhode Island Red

The smallest state in the union is the namesake for this big-time tequila cocktail by cocktail master Vincenzo Marianella.


  • 2 oz Blanco tequila
  • 1/2 oz Chambord
  • 3/4 oz Fresh lemon juice
  • 1/2 oz Agave nectar
  • 1 dash Orange bitters
  • Ginger beer
  • Garnish: lemon and lime zest


  1. Add all the ingredients except the ginger beer to a shaker and fill with crushed ice.

  2. Shake, and strain into a Collins glass filled with fresh ice.

  3. Top with a splash of ginger beer and garnish with lemon and lime zest.