Irish Margaritas For All!

The Holiday

 

It's everyone's favorite drinking holiday, where you're sure to find plenty of the color green, beer, and maybe even a pinch (ha, get it?) of luck! St. Patrick's Day is one of the most widespread traditions, and we can't wait to kick off the festivities. So, if you're looking for permission to start drinking, look no further!

 

The Drink

 

As awesome as St. Patrick's Day is, it feels like it's missing something. I just can't seem to place my margarita glass on it... That's it! Who says it's all about rum and beer for St. Patty's Day? This one is for the margarita lovers out there. We present to you: The Irish Margarita.

 

Ingredients

 

  • 4 ounces reposado tequila
  • 2 ounces blue curacao
  • 2 ounces peach schnapps
  • 1 ounce Irish whiskey
  • 1 ounce Aperol
  • 1 ounce lime juice
  • 8-12 ounces pineapple juice, depends on personal taste
  • 2 rounds lime, for garnish
  • Gold sugar crystals, for rim
  • Corn syrup, for rim
  • 1 cup shaved ice, Blend 2 cups ice in the blender until it’s like snow

 

Instructions

 

  1. Carefully spread corn syrup on the rims of 2 margarita glasses
  2. Pour the gold sugar crystals out on a plate.
  3. Run the rims of the glasses through the sugar crystals to coat.
  4. Use a big cookie scoop add a rounded scoop of ice to each of the glasses.
  5. Add the tequila, curacao, schnapps, whiskey, Aperol, and juices to a shaker filled with ice.
  6. Shake for a few seconds.
  7. Pour half into each glass.
  8. Garnish with a round of lime.

via: https://www.restlesschipotle.com/margarita-recipe/

 

The Glass

 

Spring Copa Glass

 

While St. Patrick's Day is quickly approaching, Spring is just around the corner! You can get into that Spring Fling Spirit with our new "My Drinking Garden" Copa Glass! Rumor has it Spring will come faster if you drink from it!