Dulce de Tequila Cocktail Recipe

Dulce de Leche Cocktail
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  • 3 mins
  • Prep: 3 mins,
  • Cook: 0 mins
  • Yield: 1 cocktail (1 serving)

A super-sweet drink, Dulce de Tequila literally means "tequila candy" and makes a luscious dessert cocktail. Featuring Tequila Tezón Reposado and Martell Cognac as the stars, this drink is enhanced with orange-flavored Cointreau and sweet agave nectar.

What You'll Need

  • 2 ounces tequila (Tezón Reposado)
  • 1 ounce cognac (Martell)
  • 1 ounce orange liqueur (Cointreau)
  • 1/2 ounce lime juice
  • 1 tablespoon agave nectar
  • Garnish: sugar for rimming
  • Garnish: lemon wedge

How to Make It

  1. Pour the ingredients into a cocktail shaker with ice.
  2. Shake well.
  3. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass rimmed with sugar.
  4. Garnish with a lemon wedge.

Recipe courtesy: Tequila Tezón

Nutritional Guidelines (per serving)
Calories 282
Total Fat 2 g
Saturated Fat 0 g
Unsaturated Fat 1 g
Cholesterol 0 mg
Sodium 22 mg
Carbohydrates 48 g
Dietary Fiber 10 g
Protein 12 g
(The nutrition information on our recipes is calculated using an ingredient database and should be considered an estimate. Individual results may vary.)