Celebrate National Guac Day & Mexican Independence Together this Year with Tanteo Tequila
These two holidays happen to both fall on Sept 16 and the perfect recipes for the occasion are from Tanteo Tequila, a 100% agave tequila offering all-natural, fresh pepper infused expressions.
Not only does Tanteo Tequila make the perfect, vibrant + balanced spicy margarita every time, the brand is also working hard to rebuild the economic landscape in the small town of Juanacatlán where the distillery and its partner co-operative of farmers are based.
Often overlooked or confused with Cinco de Mayo in the U.S., Mexican Independence Day is a momentous celebratory occasion – which calls for Tanteo Tequila toast in support of the resilient, hardworking men and women of Mexico.
Jalapeño Avocado Margarita + guacamole dip recipes are below:
Jalapeño Avocado Margarita
2 oz Tanteo Jalapeño Tequila
1/4 oz Avocado
1 oz Fresh Lime Juice
3/4 oz Agave Nectar
Combine ingredients in a blender, blend well and pour into a cocktail glass. Garnish with a lime wheel.
Guac dip with Tanteo Jalapeño Salt
2 Ripe Avocados
1/2 oz. chopped tomatoes
1/4 oz of chopped onions
2 oz. Limes Juice
1 oz of chopped Cilantro
2 cloves of Garlic
1 tablespoon of Tanteo Jalapeño Salt
Combine ingredients in a bowl, mix until well blended.
About Tanteo Tequila
Founded in 2009, Tanteo Tequila offers an innovative line of all-natural, 100% agave tequilas made in the small town of Juanacatlán, Jalisco. Current expressions include Tanteo Jalapeño, Tanteo Chipotle and Tanteo Habanero.
For each spicy tequila, freshly picked peppers are infused into Tanteo’s handcrafted, overproof blanco tequila, with careful consideration for both the age and piquancy (heat intensity) of the peppers.
The resulting tequila offers vibrant, complex pepper flavors complemented by the base tequila’s subtle minerality with agave sweetness. Tanteo Tequila is ideal for the home entertainer or spicy margarita lover, taking out the guesswork and offering a perfectly balanced cocktail every time.