Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Coaster 2 Coaster: The Arizona Cocktail

Grand Canyon Mule


Hey Fashionistas, I'm Stacey, the blogger behind Posh In Progress – a lifestyle blog where I share what I've learned about fashion, food and family. 


When 5 O'Clock Fashionistas contacted me to create a signature cocktail for my current state of Arizona, a few ideas immediately came to mind – limes and tequila were a must. I've lived in Arizona on and off for 7 years now and one thing I've learned is that Arizonians love their tequila and lime. 


I just recently made another tequila cocktail on my blog, so I did a lot of brainstorming and google-searching to come up with this Grand Canyon Mule recipe (you can thank my husband for the cheesy pun!). 


It's a pretty easy recipe, and perfect for the mule-lovers out there. Enjoy! 

Ingredients: 

1/2 oz agave nectar (or simple syrup)
2 oz Reposado Tequila
3/4 oz Fresh Lime Juice (2-3 limes)
3 oz Ginger Beer
2 Dashes of Bitters
Lime Wheels, for Garnish

Directions:

To make, place 2-3 ice cubes in a Collins glass. Add fresh squeezed lime juice, tequila, ginger beer and bitters. Stir and garnish with a lime wheel. 


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