Smoked Strawberry Mezcal Margaritas Recipe

Smoked Strawberry Mezcal Margaritas are a unique twist on the classic margarita. This refreshing cocktail combines the smoky flavors of mezcal with the sweetness of fresh strawberries. The strawberries are smoked before being muddled and mixed with lime juice, agave syrup, and mezcal. The result is a perfectly balanced and flavorful drink that is sure to impress your guests. Serve it over ice and garnish with a strawberry slice for a beautiful presentation.

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Ingredients for Smoked Strawberry Mezcal Margaritas Recipe

  • 1 cup Fresh Strawberries
  • 2 ounce Mezcal
  • 1 ounce Fresh Lime Juice
  • 1 ounce Agave Syrup
  • as required Ice
  • as required Strawberry Slices, For Garnish

Directions: Smoked Strawberry Mezcal Margaritas Recipe

Cooking Directions

  • STEP 1.Prepare a smoker or charcoal grill for indirect smoking.
  • STEP 2.Place the strawberries on a smoker rack or directly on the grill grates.
  • STEP 3.Smoke the strawberries for about 30 minutes, or until they are soft and have absorbed the smoky flavor.
  • STEP 4.Remove the strawberries from the smoker and let them cool.
  • STEP 5.In a cocktail shaker, muddle the smoked strawberries until they are well mashed.
  • STEP 6.Add lime juice, agave syrup, and mezcal to the shaker.
  • STEP 7.Fill the shaker with ice and shake vigorously for about 15 seconds.
  • STEP 8.Strain the mixture into glasses filled with ice.
  • STEP 9.Garnish with a strawberry slice and serve immediately.

Cooking Tips

  • If you don't have a smoker or charcoal grill, you can achieve a similar smoky flavor by using a smoking gun or adding a few drops of liquid smoke to the strawberries.
  • For a spicier twist, add a few slices of jalapeno to the cocktail shaker and muddle them with the strawberries.
  • To make a non-alcoholic version, simply omit the mezcal and increase the amount of lime juice and agave syrup.

Storage and Serving

  • These margaritas are best served fresh, but you can prepare the smoked strawberries in advance and store them in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 2 days.
  • To serve, simply muddle the smoked strawberries and follow the remaining steps.
  • Serve the margaritas over ice in salt-rimmed glasses for an extra touch of flavor.
Nutrition
value
627
calories per serving
6 g Fat10 g Protein129 g Carbs10 g FiberOther

Current Totals

  • Fat
    6g
  • Protein
    10g
  • Carbs
    129g
  • Fiber
    10g

MacroNutrients

  • Carbs
    129g
  • Protein
    10g
  • Fiber
    10g

Fats

  • Fat
    6g

Vitamins & Minerals

  • Calcium
    62mg
  • Iron
    39mg
  • Vitamin A
    3mcg
  • Vitamin B1
    2mg
  • Vitamin B2
    2mg
  • Vitamin B3
    24mg
  • Vitamin B6
    2mg
  • Vitamin B9
    42mcg
  • Vitamin B12
    6mcg
  • Vitamin C
    78mg
  • Vitamin E
    < 1mg
  • Copper
    < 1mcg
  • Magnesium
    87mg
  • Manganese
    < 1mg
  • Phosphorus
    235mg
  • Selenium
    < 1mcg
  • Zinc
    2mg
Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. All nutritional information presented are estimates and not meant to substitute professional dietary advice or treatment
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Recipe By Slurrp