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Nov 20, 2020 | Jensens

The Cocktail

Complex & very well-balanced, the first deluxe version was created in Paris in the 1920's, an icon of Cognac cocktails with an enchanting story, said to have been named after a motorcycle sidecar owned by a gentlemen in Paris, then popularized in London: Truly a tale of two cities.


- 1/2 ounces Remy Martin 1738

- 3/4 ounce orange liqueur Cointreau

- 3/4 ounce lemon juice, freshly squeezed

- Garnish: Orange twist

- Garnish: Sugar rim (optional) 


- Coat the rim of a coupe glass with sugar, if desired, and set aside

- Add all ingredients into a shaker with ice and shake until well-chilled

- Strain into the prepared glass

- Garnish with an orange twist.

Oct 16, 2020 | Jensens

Mint Julep is a mixed alcoholic drink, consisting primarily of Bourbon, sugar, water, crushed ice & fresh mint.

As a Bourbon-based cocktail,
it is associated with the American South and the cuisine of the Southern United States
in general.

- 3 oz. Calumet Farm Bourbon
- 1 Teaspoon of Sugar (dissolved in
1 teaspoon of water - or use 2 tsp.
of simple syrup)
- 8 to 10 Leaves of Fresh Mint
- Mint Sprigs (for garnish)
- Crushed Ice

- Place the sugar and water at the bottom of a tall glass, dissolve sugar.
- Add the mint leaves and gently muddle (do not overwork the mint).
- Fill the glass with crushed ice and
add Calumet Farm Bourbon, stirring
to combine
- Adorn with sprigs of fresh mint.

Oct 07, 2020 | Jensens

Chinola Passion Fruit Liqueur is a handcrafted beverage made from distilled spirits and real passion fruit juice, cane sugar and neutral cane sugar spirit.

Producers created a natural liqueur with unparalleled taste and versatility. It can be consumed by itself or mixed with any base spirit into top quality cocktails.


- .25 oz chipotle sauce
- 1.5 oz mezcal
- .5 oz passion fruit liqueur
- .5 oz light agave
- 1 oz lime juice.


- Place all ingredients into a cocktail shaker.
- Fill with ice and shake for 8-10 seconds.
- Strain into a rocks glass filled with fresh ice.

- Garnish with a lime wedge topped with Tajin.

Sep 28, 2020 | Jensens

Inspired by the traditional Moscow Mule, this reposado tequila recipe adds créme de cassis for a devilishly refreshing cocktail.


- 1 ½ oz. Honor Del Castillo Reposado Tequila
- ½ oz. Créme de Cassis
- ½ oz. Lime Juice
- 3 oz. Ginger Beer.

- Shake ingredients over ice
- Top drink off with ginger beer
- Pour contents into a rocks glass
- Garnish with a lime wheel.

Sep 17, 2020 | Jensens


- 2 oz Don Q Reserva 7 Years rum
- 1 oz Sweet vermouth
- 1 bar spoon Maraschino liqueur
- 2 dashes Orange cocktail bitters
- 1 large Morello cherry.


- Stir all ingredients in an ice-filled shaker for 15 seconds.
- Strain into a prechilled cocktail glass
- Garnish with Morello cherry.

Sep 15, 2020 | Jensens

Milagro Select Barrel Reserve Añejo is estate-grown, 100% blue agave tequila which is aged in both American and French oak barrels for a minimum of 14 months and a maximum of 24 months.

This añejo is an intriguing mix of sweetness and oak that is smooth and full-bodied. Double Gold - 2014 San Francisco World Spirits Competition Gold - 2014 The Spirits of Mexico Competition.


- 1 1/2 parts MILAGRO Select Barrel Silver
- 3/4 part Ancho Reyes
- 1 part fresh lime juice
- 1/2 part Agave nectar (*)


- Using a lime wedge, wet the rim of an Old Fashioned glass, salt it, and set aside.
- Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker.
- Add ice, shake, and double strain over fresh ice into the glass.
- Garnish with a lime wheel.

*Or Substitute with Simple Syrup.

Sep 03, 2020 | Jensens

The La Brune Edition Catrina is a Super-premium tequila cooked in steam powered brick ovens at 98 degrees with the finest single state agave tequilana weber.

Rafted to perfection to satisfy even the most discerning palates, is a full-bodied tequila like no other because is brimming with natural sweetness from the agave, meticulously aged to give it maximum character.

The La Brune Edition Catrina is a bold, rich, and fiery aged tequila guaranteed to delight even the most discerning aficionado. It is best enjoyed neat and in the company of your closest friends.

What is a good mixer for tequila?

Our best and most popular mixers for Tequila:

- Tequila + Soda, one of the most popular

- Tequila + Orange Juice

- Tequila + Grapefruit Soda

- Tequila + Pineapple Juice

- Tequila + Bloody Mary Mix

- Tequila + Agave Syrup

- Tequila + Vermouth

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