El Puente | Cocktail Party

El Puente

El Puente sour cocktail with mezcal, tequila, blanc vermouth, grapefruit juice, and elderflower syrup

El Puente, from PDT legend Jim Meehan, is a masterclass in layering flavors without making a drink too complicated and busy. Each sip is a journey: a nose of light smoke, crisp grapefruit on the lips, and a symphony of agave, herbs, and flowers on the tongue.

Ingredients

Instructions

Add the mezcal to a chilled cocktail class and swirl to coat the inside of the glass, discarding any excess. Shake the remaining ingredients with ice and strain into the glass. Garnish with a grapefruit twist.

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