Start the week with a kick of flavor; created by Chilled 100 bartender Chris Patino, the Carrot King is a dynamic and flavorful drink that will start your week right.
The blend of Reposado tequila and Madeira create a dynamic base that holds up to the flavors of carrot, ginger, and hot sauce. This drink has been a hit at Morning Glory in San Diego and pairs perfectly with a wide range of brunch favorites.
Recipe by Chris Patino of San Diego, CA
- 1 1/2 oz. Teremana Reposado Tequila
- 3/4 oz. Rain Water Madeira
- 1 oz. Fresh Carrot Juice
- 1/2 oz. Fresh Lemon Juice
- 1/4 oz. Ginger Syrup
- 2 to 3 dashes Valentina Hot Sauce
- pinch of Salt
Preparation: Build in a Collins glass (like a Bloody Mary). Add ice, then mix ingredients by “rolling” back and forth between Collins glass and the larger end of a shaker tin. Garnish with a carrot top and lemon wedge.