Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with ICE Cocktails

Cinco de Mayo is Friday! A margarita on the rocks can pack anywhere from 450 to 800 calories, but with Sparkling Ice, it's easy to make great-tasting margarita with only a fraction of the calories.

Try some lower calorie, refreshing cocktail options on behalf of Sparkling Ice –
a lightly carbonated, zero-calorie beverage which combines sparkling water,
fruit juice, vitamins, and BOLD flavors
that mix perfect with tequila to create a variety of different Cinco de Mayo cocktails.

Caliente Margarita
2 parts Blanco Tequila
1/2 part Gran Gala
4 drops Hellfire Habenero shrub or 3 slices of Jalapeño pepper
Juice of 1/8 lime
1 1/2 parts Lemon Lime Sparkling Ice   
Directions: Shake Tequila, Gran Gala, lime juice and peppers with ice. Pour into rocks glass with salted rim and lime wedge. Top with Lemon Lime Sparkling Ice.

Skinny Margarita
3 oz Lemon Lime Sparkling Ice
1 ½ oz Tequila
Splash of fresh squeezed orange
Fresh squeezed lime
Directions: Shake and pour into a chilled rocks glass rimmed in salt. Garnish with a lime slice.

Fiesta Tequila Sunrise
4 oz Orange Mango Sparkling Ice
2 oz Tequila
1/2 oz grenadine
Orange slice for garnish
Maraschino cherry for garnish
Directions: Mix all ingredients and serve in a tall glass with ice.

Sparkling Paloma

2 Parts Mescal
Small scoop Grapefruit sorbet
Squeeze of lime juice
Teaspoon Agave
2 parts Grapefruit Sparkling Ice
Directions: Mix in rocks glass with Kosher salted rim.

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