Counting Down to Cinco de Mayo w/ Altos Tequila

Posted by Drake, April 26, 2017
Cincos group

Chef Donnie Masterton is known as the chef who brought global comfort food to San Miguel de Allende, Mexico and now for the fifth year in a row, he's back at The Drake for a one-night-only chef pop-up to show Toronto how Cinco de Mayo is really done. Working with Executive Chef Ted Corrado, Chef Donnie has prepared a unique menu that can be feasted upon in two ways, prix-fixe or à la carte for those who like to mix it up. Prepare your palette with these Altos Tequila cocktails that you can make at home!

Cincos 1

Hernandez
2oz Altos Plata
1oz Agave Syrup (cut)
1 Barspoon Maraschino Liqueur
2 dashes Angostura Bitters

In a mixing beaker over ice, combine tequila, agave, Maraschino liqueur + bitters
Stir!
Strain into old-fashioned glass over a 2" ice cube
Garnish w/ cherry

Cincos 2

El Diablo
1.5 oz Altos Plata
.5 oz Cassis
.5 oz Lime Juice

In a shaker over ice, combine tquila, cassis + lime juice
Shake!
Strain into Collins glass over fresh ice
Garnish w/ lime wheel

Cincos 3

Tommy’s Marg
2 oz Altos Plata
1 oz Lime Juice
¾ Agave (Cut)

In a shaker over ice, combine tequila, lime juice + agave
Shake!
Strain into rocks glass over fresh ice
Garnish w/ lime wheel or lime 'S' if you're fancy




The Drake's annual Cinco de Mayo party is on Friday, May 5 @ Drake One Fifty. Spots are limited so reserve now!

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Tags: cinco de mayo  cocktails  donnie masterton  drake one fifty  pop-up