Evolutionary Margarita

Evolutionary Margarita

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Add a twist to America’s favorite cocktail with the Evolutionary Margarita. The recipe muddles colorful peppers with sweet agave nectar to update the beloved classic.

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  • 2 parts Corzo Reposado Tequila
  • 1/2 parts Grand Marnier
  • 1/2 parts agave nectar
  • 3/4 parts fresh lime juice
  • 6-8 small chunks of your choice of pepper (yellow, red, or orange)


  • 1 In a mixing glass, muddle the pepper in the agave nectar and lime juice.
  • 2 Then add remaining ingredients and shake well with ice.
  • 3 Strain over ice into rocks glass.
  • 4 Garnish: pepper "flag" and lime "bow-tie" & optional salt-rim.


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