It's that awkward time of year. Perhaps you're seeing someone. Maybe you're not. Likely, it's something in between. Whatever the case is with your love life status, The Saint Valentine's Day Massacre Margarita will help you slay on V-Day (or Single's Awareness Day -- whichever you are celebrating. No judgement here).

 

The Saint Valentine's Day Massacre Margarita

Ingredients:

  • 1.5 oz Blanco Tequila
  • .5 oz Mezcal
  • .75 oz Blood Orange Puree (Perfect Puree) 
  • .5 oz Vanila Syrup
  • .5 oz Lime juice
  • 2 Slices of Serrano pepper
  • Black Lava Salt and Cayenne pepper (for garnish)

Glass: Rocks

Method: Muddle the pepper in the bottom of a mixing glass, and then add everything except the salt. Fill with ice and shake vigorously for 30 seconds, Strain, over fresh ice, into a rocks glass that’s been rimmed with a mixture of the black salt and cayenne pepper.

Garnish: An orange slice (blood orange, if you have)