Del Campo is National Tequila Ambassador Jaime Salas’ patriotic salute to Mexico’s Independence Day, which, contrary to popular belief, is not the same as Cinco de Mayo. So, on September 16th, raise a glass of Del Campo and say ¡Viva México! ¡Viva México! ¡Viva México!
1 1/2 parts bacon fat washed** Milagro Silver
1/2 part Lime Juice
3/4 part Celery Juice
1/2 part Nopal (Optional, usually found at your local bodega)
1 part Pineapple Juice
Sprig Cilantro or Parsley
Garnish: Chicharron Salt***
Preparation: With a half lime, rinse around the rim of a rocks glass and salt with Chicharron salt. Separately, combine all ingredients and shake well. Strain mix over fresh ice into the Chicharron salted rocks glass.
***You can get pretty hardcore and make this yourself, but it doesn’t hurt to order some online to have around. You know, for special occasions like putting it on everything.
PLEASE ENJOY MILAGRO RESPONSIBLY.
Milagro Tequila, 40% Alc./Vol. (80 Proof) ©2017 William Grant & Sons, Inc. New York, NY.