Basilica Mexicana Cocktail

Basilica Mexicana Cocktail

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Spicy jalapeño peppers and zesty lime juice unite to pack a fiery punch in the Basilica Mexicana. An authentic Mexican toast to the day of tequila.

Recipe courtesy of CORZO Tequila


  • 1 1/2 parts Corzo Reposado Tequila
  • 1/2 part Green Chartreuse
  • 1/4 part Agave Nectar
  • 1 thin slice jalapeno pepper
  • 1/2 part fresh lime juice
  • 3 large basil leaves


  • 1 In a mixing glass, muddle the pepper and basil in the agave nectar and lime juice.
  • 2 Add remaining ingredients and shake well with ice.
  • 3 Strain over ice into a rocks glass.
  • 4 Garnish: basil leaf "flag" and jalapeno pepper.


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