Well it would sound a little weird yet, the amazing surprise is that spice and tequila go hand in hand just like cake with a cherry on top! Although to create this flavor the addition of spice would be intimidating, yet it’s a combination creation.
A spicy tequila recipe has variations, that not only includes jalapeno, habanero, and serrano, peppers but also a combination of sweeter varieties. This is the incredible combination of spice and tequila just like mikes hot honey of alcohol.
What’s a combination of spice and alcohol?
Well though it might look deadly, creating a combination of spice and tequila, yet it’s an exotic combination of re-creation after spicy margarita. Expert mixologists will use strong peppers that are hot to bring that bitter yet serious sizzle and zest to the drink.
It’s a drink that’s not much high in demand, though a home recipe you can try to prepare, that is also easy to make, like just some jalapeño and tequila and you are done. It also depends on the spice, because variants of hot pepper and jalapeño spices up differently.
A safer choice to anyways use, while serving spicy tequila to a crowd would be with a zest of jalapeño.
Benefits of spiced up tequila:
It might amaze you to know that tequila has astonishing benefits, when taken in really controlled amounts, as excessive consumption of a strong alcohol like tequila can leave you in bad hangover.
when taken in moderate amounts tequila can help in shrinking your protruding belly, as suggested by the American chemical society.
Helps in digestion:
made from agave plant, well known for its digestion benefits, its does work in balancing out your digestive system. It contains inulin, a prebiotic fiber, also helps in maintain weights.
Relaxes nerves down:
a limited amount of tequila helps in relaxes your nerves, which in turn helps you sleep better. Although avoid its consumption of a regular basis which does cause health problems.
Create your own spicy tequila:
Surely with the right proportions and ingredients making a spicy tequila is no biggie. However, being extremely conscious and careful while doing so is important.
just to not mess up the correct proportions, which can ruin its flavor completely. Here a few master blaster tips and steps that you can use to make your very own spicy tequila without hassle.
Jalapeño infused tequila:
slice off 2-3 jalapeño pepper and add it toa bottle of Blanco tequila. Close the top of the bottle, mix it well and let it sit overnight. Strain out the pepper seeds and voila! You are done.
Guava tequila cocktail:
This spiced up combo, serves better with many other cocktail drinks too for which you would need the following:
- 1 cup freshly squeezed lime juice
- 1-liter carton of guava nectar
- 1 cup of orange liquor
- 2 cups of tequila
- 4 freshly slice, jalapeños, seeds removed
- Ice shavings for serving
- Mix all the above ingredients few hours before you want to serve the drink, in large pitcher, except the ice shaving.
- This will allow the jalapeño to marinate and mix well
- Serve it chilled in shot glasses, with ice shavings.
- You can use squeeze the rim of the glass with some lemon juice and even with coarse spiced salt.
- Spicy paloma:
You have read right, a spicy tequila suits best your taste buds, when made in paloma tequila, and here’s how you can use it in another killer cocktail:
In large cocktail shaker with ice shavings mix, mix 11/2 ounces tequila, 1-ounce grapefruit juice and, 1/2-ounce agave syrup. Shake the mixer well, and then add, 2 ounces of top soda. Top it will extra jalapeño for that sizzler heat. And voila, and easy to go recipe!
Frizzy spiced margarita:
No wonder why, its plenty of spice and margarita are just irresistible and right amounts of flavor in it a bliss, here is how spicy tequila can spice up another cocktail of fizzy margarita:
Combine 2 ounces of tequila, 1 ounces of freshly squeezed lime juice and 1/2 ounce of agave syrup, in a large cocktail jar. Strain it all in a rock glass and serve with ice shavings and jalapeños.
The vermouth effect:
Spicy tequila is delicious on its own, but when routing it the Manhattan way, and pairing it with the sweet spirit of vermouth for a smoother sip, it flaunts the spicy tequila effect better:
Mix 2 ounces of spicy tequila, 3/4 ounce of sweet vermouth, ¼ ounce of agave syrup and add 2 dashes of angostura. Still it together with ice to make it chill and serve with lemon slice garnishing. Easy peasy!
A spicy tequila when combined with amazing cocktails create a strong and exotic combination like never. The most delicious and peculiarly refreshing killer cocktails, with all having the key ingredient of spicy tequila will spice up your party nights.
This smooth yet strong combination of spice and tequila have myths for odd combinations yet has health benefits too. Using any of the above recipes of spicy tequila drinks will give you a break from the regular drink’s routine, which you can try at home as well. Its that simple and easy. So, go ahead and re-create some spice with that mild hallucinatory!