A Texan Bee Sting
At Lucy's Fried Chicken in Austin, Texas, local Republic Tequila Reposado is used in this Bee's Knees variation. For this tasty cocktail you will need: a cocktail shaker, cocktail strainer and a martini glass.
Hope you will enjoy this tasty cocktail.
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- 1 ounce honey
- 1/2 ounce hot water
- 1 jalapeno slice, about 1/2 inch thick
- 1 1/2 ounces reposado tequila
- 3/4 ounce freshly squeezed lemon juice
- 3/4 ounce honey syrup
- garnish: jalapeno slice and lemon twist
FOR THE COCKTAIL:
1Stir honey and hot water together to make honey syrup.
2Muddle jalapeno in the shaker gently.
3Add tequila, lemon juice, and honey syrup.
4Fill shaker with ice and shake for 15 seconds.
5Strain into a chilled martini glass and garnish.
6Serve straight up