El Tesoro At A Glance

By Beam Suntory Colorado By Beam Suntory Colorado | August 28, 2021 | Food & Drink, Sponsored Post,

100 % estate grown highland agave — harvested, roasted, and distilled to proof by a community of tequila artisans using historic practices passed down to third-generation Master Distiller: Carlos Camerena.

Passion Paloma

Passion_Paloma_Portrait.jpgThis simple highball pairs the rich character of El Tesoro™ tequila with the bright tropical notes of passionfruit for a refreshing play on the classic “paloma”.

2 pts El Tesoro Blanco or Reposado
½ pt Fresh Lime Juice
½ pt Passionfruit Puree
Pinch of salt
Grapefruit Soda
Garnish: Grapefruit Peel, spiced salt rim

Fill a highball glass with ice, add fresh lime juice, a pinch of salt, El Tesoro™ Blanco or Reposado tequila and passionfruit puree. Stir until chilled. Top with grapefruit soda and garnish with a grapefruit peel.

Spice Rim
Pinch of ground sea salt
Pinch of dried, crushed ancho chilies

Pinch of crushed demerara sugar


Mayahuel.JPGNamed after the Aztec Goddess of fertility and agave, this ethereal cocktail showcases El Tesoro Blanco in the style of a savory martini with a rich roasted agave and floral finish.

2 pts El Tesoro Blanco
¾ pt Blanc Vermouth (rec. Dolin)
¼ pt Elderflower liqueur
Garnish: Olive and Sage

Add all ingredients into a mixing glass with ice, stir until chilled and strain into a chilled cocktail glass. Garnish with a sprig of sage through a pitted olive.

Santa Rosa

Santa_Rosa_copy.JPGJourney beyond the margarita with the refreshingly crisp and fruity “Santa Rosa”.

1 ½ pt El Tesoro Blanco
¾ pt Fresh Lime Juice
¾ pt Aperol Aperitivo
½ pt Peach Liqueur (rec. Combier or Giffard Peche)
Garnish: lime wheel and edible flower (rec: white snap pea flower)

Add all the ingredients to a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Shake vigorously. Double strain into a coupe glass. Garnish with lime wheel and flowers.

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