Siesta Cocktail

Siesta Cocktail
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The Siesta cocktail is a drink that has been around for several years now. It was created in 2006 by the New York mixologist Katie Stipe. Many people enjoy its refreshing taste and light citrus flavor. This drink is perfect as an after-work refreshment or as an appetizer before dinner.

Siesta Cocktail Recipe

60 ml Tequila Blanco

15 ml Campari

15 ml Grapefruit Juice

15 ml Lime Juice

15 ml Simple Syrup

Garnish with Lime Wheel

Ice

How to Make a Siesta Cocktail

  1. Add Tequila Blanco, Campari, Grapefruit Juice, Lime Juice, and Simple Syrup to a cocktail shaker filled with ice and shake for 20 seconds until chilled.

  2. Strain the cocktail through a Hawthorne strainer and garnish with a lime wheel.

How to Serve a Siesta Cocktail

Basically, you can serve this cocktail in any glass you want, but we think that the best glass for this cocktail is a Coupe glass or a Jack and Jill glass. There are some bartenders who are serving this cocktail in a martini glass. There are several nice options for garnish :

  1. Lime Wheel

  2. Wedge of Fresh Grapefruit

  3. Grapefruit Twist

In conclusion – we hope that this article has given you new and improved information on the subject and that you are enjoying every sip of this cocktail.