Cinco De Cherry Margarita

Cinco De Cherry Margarita

Cinco De Cherry Margarita

(Serves 2)
May is a time of flowering and fruit and light hearted spring fun. Cinco De Mayo is a time for festivals and celebrations and liberal Margarita madness. Fossil Creek Liquor recommends combining the essence of spring with the festivities of Cinco De Mayo with our signature Cherry Margarita recipe. Bring this to the party and you will be loved.

Cocktail recipe for adults 21 and over only. Please drink responsibly.

Ingredients:
1 cup fresh bing cherries, pitted, divided Sugar to sprinkle
2 tablespoons agave nectar
2 tablespoons fresh lime juice
¼ cup Herrandura Silver Tequila
2 tablespoons maraschino cherry liqueur, or to taste
Lime wedges, to garnish
Cherries with stems, to garnish

Instructions:
Add ¼ cup cherries to bowl, sprinkle with sugar and muddle with a wooden spoon. Add your cherry mixture into a shaker with ice to combine all ingredients, shake and serve with lime wedge and cherry to garnish.

Please enjoy all alcohol based recipes responsibly. (age 21 and over in Texas).

Cinco De Mayo Diet

Cinco De Mayo Diet

Cinco De Mayo Diet

(Serves 1)
Fossil Creek Liquor has not forgotten our friends who are dieting this holiday season. Our health conscious customers deserve some Margarita Mayhem this Cinco De Mayo and we are here to deliver exactly that. Dieters fear not this Margarita contains only 115 calories, 0g of fat, 55 mg sodium, 2g carbs, and less than .5g sugar and it’s still delicious!

Cocktail recipe for adults 21 and over only. Please drink responsibly.

Ingredients:
1 (2-serving) packet sugar-free lemonade powdered drink mix (about 1 teaspoon)
6 ounces diet lemon-lime soda
1 ½ ounces tequila
1 tablespoon of sugar
1 ounce lime juice
Crushed ice, as needed
Lime slice, for serving, optional

Instructions:
Combine powdered drink mix, soda, tequila, and lime juice in a glass or shaker. Stir to dissolve the drink mix. Pour into a margarita glass with lots of crushed ice. Finish it off with a slice of lime on the rim of the glass. Enjoy your guilt-free Margarita!

Please enjoy all alcohol based recipes responsibly. (age 21 and over in Texas).

Ultimate Margarita Madness

Ultimate Margarita Madness

Ultimate Margarita Madness

(Serves 4)
Fossil Creek presents the final say in Margaritas to you our valued friends and customers. For a new and fabulous twist on the Margarita you must try this recipe. Spice up the party this Cinco De Mayo with our Ultimate Margarita Madness.

Cocktail recipe for adults 21 and over only. Please drink responsibly.

Ingredients:
1 lime, halved
Coarse salt
½ cup freshly squeezed lime juice, from about 4 limes
1 tablespoon of sugar
¼ cup orange-flavored Grand Marnier Liqueur
¼ cup Triple Sec
1 cup gold tequila
Ice
1/2 can good-quality lager-style beer
Lime wheels, for garnish

Instructions:
To salt the margarita glasses, rub the outside rims of 4 big glasses with a cut lime and press them lightly into a plate of kosher salt, to coat. Combine the lime juice, sugar, Grand Marnier Liqueur, Triple Sec, tequila, and a big handful of ice in a cocktail shaker (or blender). Shake the margarita really well, for a good 20 seconds, add a splash of beer and strain into the salt-rimmed glasses filled with ice. Garnish with a lime wheel.

Please enjoy all alcohol-based recipes responsibly. (age 21 and over in Texas).

The Paloma

The Paloma

The Paloma

(Serves 1)
The Paloma is a traditional Mexican cocktail and is often said to be the most popular tequila based drink in Mexico. This is thus a perfect addition to any Cinco de Mayo celebration.

Ingredients:
2 ounces of blanco or reposado tequila
6 ounces of grapefruit soda (or to taste)
½ ounce of lime juice
Salt for rimming (optional)
1 lime slice for rimming
1 lime slice for rimming

Instructions:
Rim a Collins or highball glass with salt. Fill your glass with ice and then add tequila and lime juice. Top the glass off with the grapefruit soda. Add a lime slice and cherry as garnish.

Mexi-tini

Mexi-tini

Mexi-tini

(Serves 1)
Fossil Creek Liquor has searched out the perfect Cinco de Mayo cocktail recipe for our friends that are true die-hard fans of the Martini. This delicious and refreshing cocktail is a Martini with the added benefits of tequila and refreshing orange juice.

Ingredients:
1 ounce of Van Gogh Orange Vodka
1 ounce of tequila
½ ounce orange juice
1 orange slice for garnish

Instructions:
Fill your cocktail shaker with ice. Add 1 ounce of Van Gogh Orange Infused Vodka, 1 ounce of tequila and ½ an ounce of orange juice and shake well. Strain into your martini glass and add the orange slice to the rim for garnish.

Mexi-tini

Cinco de Mayo Oasis Golden Sun

Cinco de Mayo Oasis Golden Sun

Cinco de Mayo Oasis Golden Sun

(Serves 1)
While we love a good margarita at Fossil Creek Liquor we also like to keep things interesting. So this year we have worked hard to find some delicious tequila based cocktails that are not margaritas. Our personal favorite is our Oasis Golden Sun. Fruity and delicious with that bite of tequila underneath. We recommend you try this cocktail during your Cinco de Mayo celebrations in lieu of the more traditional Margarita

Ingredients:
1 ounce Cuervo Especial Gold
½ ounce triple sec
2 ounces of cranberry juice
1 ounce orange juice
1 slice of lemon for garnish

Instructions:
Fill your cocktail shaker with ice. Add 1 ounce of Cuervo Especial Gold tequila, ½ an ounce of triple sec, 2 ounces of cranberry juice and 1 ounce of orange juice in the cocktail shaker and shake well. Strain into a chilled martini glass and serve.

cinco de mayo oasis golden sun

Tequila Fresca

Tequila Fresca

Tequila Fresca

(Serves 1)
May is a time of flowering and fruit and light hearted spring fun. Cinco De Mayo is a time for festivals and celebrations and liberal Tequila madness. Fossil Creek Liquor recommends combining the essence of spring with the festivities of Cinco De Mayo with our signature Tequila Fresca recipe. Bring this to the party and you will be loved.

Cocktail recipe for over 21 only. Please drink responsibly.

Ingredients:
1 cup of ice cubes or as needed
1 ounce tequila, white or gold
Dash of Campari
6 ounces grapefruit soda,(recommended: Squirt)
Small wedges of fresh pineapple, grapefruit, and lime

Instructions:
Fill a goblet or rocks glass with ice cubes. Add the tequila and a dash of Campari to give the drink a slight blush and balance the sweetness of the soda. Top off with the grapefruit soda. Skewer the fruit and stir into the cocktail. Drink. Serve with a plate of wedged pineapple, a small bowl of your favorite chili powder, and coarse salt, for dipping. Serves 1. Please enjoy all alcohol based recipes responsibly (age 21 and over in Texas).