In a year that has been so hard for many, if not all, there are still things to be thankful for and celebrate this Thanksgiving, and Camarena, the most awarded tequila, wants to help you do just that with delicious fall cocktails featuring their Reposado expression, which is aged in oak barrels for 60 days to enhance flavor and make this expression soft + smooth on the palate. These cocktails are sure to enhance your celebrations, whether they be safely in person or virtual.

 

 

 

Pera Perfecta

  • 2 oz. Camarena Reposado
  • 1 oz. Pear Nectar
  • 5 oz. Fresh Lime Juice
  • .5 oz. Agave Nectar
  • 1-2 oz. Ginger Beer

Instructions: Add all ingredients (except ginger beer) into an ice-filled cocktail shaker and shake together to combine/chill. Uncap shaker and add 1-2 oz. ginger beer. Strain into a Highball Glass containing a red wine poached pear slice and filled with ice. Garnish with fresh sage.

 

Devil’s Daisy

  • 1.5 oz. Camarena Reposado
  • .5 oz. Orange Liqueur
  • .75 oz. Fresh Lime Juice
  • .5 Agave Nectar
  • 1.5 oz. Apothic Red Blend
  • Black Sea Salt

Instructions: Add all ingredients into an ice-filled cocktail shaker and shake together to combine/chill. Strain (or double strain) into a chilled Coupe Glass rimmed with Black Sea salt.

Cocktails courtesy of Camarena Tequila

By: Steed Johnson