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Colletti Royale

Tequila
Drink: Colletti Royale

If you’re looking for a unique take on a citrusy spritzer, look no further than the Colletti Royale. This cocktail offers a delightful blend of tartness from the blood orange juice and lime, complemented by the rich flavors of tequila and Cointreau. The elderflower liqueur adds a touch of sweetness, while the dash of rosé wine adds complexity and a hint of floral notes. The Colletti Royale is an elegant take on the average spritzer, and a refreshing choice for any occasion.

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 oz reposado tequila
  • 1/2 oz Cointreau
  • 1/2 oz St-Germain
  • 1/2 oz blood orange juice
  • 1/2 oz lime juice, freshly squeezed
  • 2 dashes orange bitters
  • Rosé Champagne, chilled, to top (approximately 3 oz)
  • Garnish: blood orange wheel

Preparation

  1. Add the tequila, Cointreau, St-Germain, blood orange juice, lime juice and bitters into a shaker with ice and shake until well-chilled.
  2. Strain into a wine glass filled with fresh ice.
  3. Top with the rosé Champagne.
  4. Garnish with a blood orange wheel.

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