Hello Summer time and its long evenings! Perfect for refreshing fruit cocktail recipes. This Veracruzana Cocktail is my drink of the day. The list of ingredients in it is a reminder of everything we love to help us unwind on a sizzling summer day.
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.
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- 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: 245 Total Fat: 0g Saturated Fat: 0g Trans Fat: 0g Unsaturated Fat: 0g Cholesterol: 0mg Sodium: 2mg Carbohydrates: 19g Fiber: 0g Sugar: 15g Protein: 0g
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