Thanksgiving Cocktails For The Celebration Ahead

17 Nov 2017 by Pedro Aristes in Cuisine, General, Home, Pleasure, Products, Spirits

Year after year, turkey and cranberry sauce find their way to the table for Thanksgiving, but people often neglect to put together a drinks menu for the adult crowd. Beer may a given, but is also super ordinary… Here are some cocktails for a change of pace with Hornitos Black Barrel Tequila.

Maple Old Fashioned (above)

  • 2 parts Hornitos Black Barrel® Tequila
  • ¼ part maple syrup
  • 4 dashes Angostura® bitters
  • Orange peel
  • Cinnamon stick

Preparation: Combine ingredients in a mixing glass and stir. Strain into a rocks glass over fresh ice. Garnish with an orange peel and a cinnamon stick.



  • 1 ½ parts Hornitos Black Barrel Tequila
  • 1 ½ parts fresh cranberry juice
  • ¾  fresh lime juice
  • ½ part simple syrup
  • 2 dashes Angostura® bitters
  • Cranberries

Preparation: Combine ingredients in a shaker with ice and shake vigorously. Strain into a highball glass over fresh ice. Garnish with a cranberry skewer.




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