We are both big tequila fans — for VSB, it's all about Casamigos and VMB loves Casa Dragones — and are excited to share one of our favorite recipes with the Nordstrom's N Magazine and all of you! This spicy meets refreshing cocktail is our go-to for everything from happy hour to a backyard BBQ. Cheers!
Spiced Tequila Soda2oz Tequila
Fresh Lime Juice
1 oz jalapeño infused simple syrup (recipe below)
1 Jalapeño, muddled
Grilled Lime Wedge and sprig of cilantro, for garnish
Jalapeño Simple Syrup:
1 cup water
1 cup sugar
6 oz jalapeño slices
Boil sugar and water until slightly reduced
Blend with jalapeño slices
Add tequila, fresh lime juice, and infused jalapeño simple syrup* to a glass with ice and muddled pepper. Top with club soda and garnish with a grilled lime wedge and sprig of fresh cilantro.