This Veracruzana Cocktail is my drink of the day. If you are looking for a cocktail with a tropical feel to it, try this one!
Hello Summer time and its long evenings! Perfect for refreshing fruit cocktail recipes.
The list of ingredients in it is a reminder of everything we love to help us unwind on a sizzling summer day.
I’ve been experimenting with Patron tequila for the last few weeks and love the smoothness of it in drinks like this.
Veracruzana Cocktail – Perfect Summer Fruit Drink
The recipe combines Patron tequila, pineapple, fresh basil, and agave nectar for a refreshing drink to enjoy with friends.
It’s easy to make and can be easily multiplied for a crowd, when you want a big pitcher of it!
For more great cocktails, please visit my Pinterest Cocktail hour board.
- 2 ounces Patron Tequila
- 3/4 ounces Agave Nectar
- 1 ounce Fresh Lime Juice
- Slice of pineapple to garnish
- 2 Basil Leaves
- Muddle pineapple and basil leaves in a glass.
- Add the remaining ingredients and shake vigorously with ice until well blended.
- Strain into a rocks glass with fresh ice and garnish with a chunk of pineapple and a sprig basil
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 245Total Fat: 0gSaturated Fat: 0gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 0gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 2mgCarbohydrates: 19gFiber: 0gSugar: 15gProtein: 0g
Nutritional information is approximate due to natural variation in ingredients and the cook-at-home nature of our meals.