Ready for a hot take on a cold drink? My Smoke Show tequila cocktail is sure to make you feel like a smoke show, and it’s perfect for just about any occasion. Made with tequila, cherry syrup, and lime juice, it’s a bold and delicious combination of flavors. You’ll be saying “yum” before you can finish your first sip. So get ready, because I’ll be taking you through a step-by-step guide on how to make this smoky tequila cocktail yourself.
The smoky aroma of cherry wood chips wafting through the air, the tart splash of lime: this drink is truly something special.
The tequila is smooth, with just a hint of sweetness from the cherry and agave syrups, while the lime juice keeps things bright and refreshing. And of course, the wood smoke brings it all together.
And importantly, any at-home bartender or bartending enthusiast can make it!
Step 1: Rim the top of your cocktail glass with salt, set aside.
Step 2: Add all ingredients to a cocktail shaker, top with ice, and shake until chilled.
Step 3: Strain into your pre-rimmed cocktail glass and place into a cigar box.
Step 4: Place a small pile of wood chips in a piece of foil and light. Extinguish active flames, but allow chips to continue smoking.
Step 5: Use a pair of tongs to place piece of foil containing wood chips into the cigar box.
Step 6: Close the lid and let sit for 1-2 minutes. Open box and enjoy!
Please remove wood chips from box and ensure they are fully extinguished.
The Smoke Show is a one-of-a-kind cocktail experience: delicious, smoky, and with just the right touch of sweetness. It’s a stunning drink to serve up to guests or enjoy solo, so be sure to give it a try. If you’re looking for a tequila cocktail recipe that is beyond the ordinary, I know you won’t be disappointed with this one.