Mardi Gras is set to hit the streets of New Orleans on February 17. Can’t make it there? No problem! Hornitos® Tequila brings Bourbon Street right to your home.

Mardi Gras is all about dressing up and having a good time, and no spirit represents a good time quite like tequila. Mix up these Mardi Gras themed tequila cocktails using Hornitos® Tequila, and celebrate with the official colors of the Carnival.

 

French Quarter FaithfulFrench Quarter Faithful

Green – Faith

  • 2 parts Hornitos® Reposado Tequila
  • ½ part lime juice
  • 3 parts pineapple juice
  • 2 dashes green habanero hot sauce

 

Preparation: Combine ingredients in a mixing glass. Shake vigorously and pour into a martini or highball glass. Garnish with a lime slice.

 

The Gold DoubloonThe Gold Doubloon

Gold – Power

  • 1 ½ parts Hornitos® Plata Tequila
  • ¾ part lime juice
  • ¾ part pineapple juice
  • ¼ part agave
  • Pinch of cilantro leaves

 

Preparation: Add all ingredients to a shaker with ice. Shake and strain into a coupe glass.

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