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Salty Chihuahua

From: EatingWell

This thirst-quenching cocktail was said to be created by a bartender from Chihuahua, Mexico, in the 1940s.

Servings: 4 servings
Prep: 10 mins
Total: 10 mins
Rated : 
 by 9 people
Ingredients
  Coarse salt, (optional)
4 ounces  tequila, divided
2 ounces  orange-flavored liqueur, such as Cointreau, divided
3 cups  grapefruit juice, divided
4   grapefruit slices, for garnish
Directions
1. Wet the rims of 4 glasses and coat with coarse salt (if desired); fill the glasses with ice. Pour 1 ounce tequila and 1/2 ounce liqueur into each. Top each with 3/4 cup grapefruit juice and stir. Garnish with a slice of grapefruit.
Nutrition Facts
Calories 188, Sodium 3 mg, Carbohydrate 23 g, Protein 1 g, Potassium 303 mg. Daily Values: Vitamin A 15%, Vitamin C 120%. Exchanges: Fruit 1,Other Carbohydrate 0.5.
Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet


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kim49080 wrote:

I'm not sure where you found this recipe, but I actually created the " Salty Chihuahua" about four years ago. I'm a mixologist and beverage consultant that creates cocktails for restaurants and bars around the country. It was a variation of a Salty Dog, but made with tequila instead of vodka and ruby red grapefruit juice. This is the actual recipe: 2oz pure agave tequila, 0.75 oz lime juice, 0.75 oz simple syrup, 2 oz ruby red grapefruit juice. Shaken and served tall in a salted rimmed glass.

7/10/2013 01:48:09 AM Report Abuse
Caldreamin05 wrote:

Very sour.

4/28/2013 07:44:25 PM Report Abuse

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