Thursday, May 3, 2012

3 Cinco De Mayo Cocktails to Enjoy This Weekend!

Cinco De Mayo is this Saturday, and there is NO WAY you can celebrate without a good ol' cocktail! As usual, I've got you covered! Check out these 3 Cinco De Mayo Cocktails that YOU should enjoy this weekend:

Note: the first one is not exactly a cocktail, but it looks so yummy, and is perfect for the occassion!
1. Corona Beer Popsickles

Open a bottle and pour it into any form, 
wait 2 hours for it to solidify slightly and insert a  popsicle stick 
and freeze for another 2 hours or until becomes solid.

2. Cuervo Tradicional El Diablo

1 1/2 ounce(s) Jose Cuervo Tradicional
1 ounce(s) cranberry juice
1 ounce(s) fresh squeezed lime juice
1/2 ounce(s) simple syrup
1  splash ginger ale
1 wedge(s) lime

1. Mix all ingredients in a highball or rocks glass.
2. Top of with ginger ale.
3. Garnish with a lime wedge.

3. Black Mamba Margarita


0.75 oz. Hennessy Black
0. 75 oz. Tequila (We used Hornitos Resposado Tequila)
0.75 oz. Triple Sec
3 oz. Fresh sour
1 Lime wedge

1. Add all ingredients in a cocktail shaker and shake. 
2. Pour in a glass filled with ice. 
3. Add a lime wedge for garnish.

PTE Wants to Know: Will you be trying one of these recipes this weekend? What's your favorite Cinco de Mayo cocktail? Please leave the recipe below in the comment section!

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Nikola Ahaiwe is a Los Angeles wedding /event planner and owner of Platinum Touch Events, a boutique event planning firm servicing southern CA. To  learn more about Platinum Touch Events, please visit our website and become a fan on Facebook to stay connected!

Nikola Ahaiwe
Owner/Lead Coordinator
Platinum Touch Events

Phone: (310) 722-2873

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