January Monthly Retreat Cocktail Recipe: Smoked Sage Margarita

 

Smoked Sage Margarita RecipeSmoked Sage Margarita:

  • 1 1/2 oz of Alipus Mezcal San Andres
  • 1 oz Orange Liqueur
  • 1/2 oz fresh lime juice
  • Smoked salt
  • 2-4 semi-dry sage leaves
  • Ice cubes

Combine tequila, orange liqueur and lime juice in a mixing glass. Place a shaker upside down on top of two mixing glasses, forming a pyramid. Carefully light the sage leaves and capture the smoke inside the inverted shaker. When smoke begins to pour out of the bottom, stop and toss the burnt leaves in the margarita. add ice to the mixing glass, cap it with the smoke filled shaker and shake for 10 seconds. Strain into a smoked salted rimmed glass filled with ice. Garnish with a sage bunch and lime wheel.