Tequila is a great base for a variety of cocktails, from sweet to spicy and everything in between. For best results, use high quality tequila that is made with 100% agave. The key to really good cocktails is using fresh, seasonal and quality ingredients, as well as proper mixing technique. Checkout the infamous Yellow jacket cocktail recipe, made with Golden tequila and St. Germain liqueur.
This great cocktail comes from Employee’s Only in NYC and is featured in their book Speakeasy. Yellow Jacket is a contemplative, really well balanced cocktail.
- 2 oz or 60 ml Golden Tequila
- 1 oz or 30 ml St. Germain (elder flower liqueur)
- 1 dash of Orange Bitters
- 3/4 oz or 20 ml yellow Chartreuse
- Garnish: Lemon Peel
- Glass type: Cocktail
How to prepare Yellow Jacket Cocktail
- Add Golden Tequila, St. Germain, Yellow Chartreuse and bitters to a cocktail shaker filled with ice.
- Stir Well
- Strain mixture into already chilled cocktail glass
- Garnish with lemon peel
Simple yet delicious. Try this Yellow Jacket cocktail recipe at home. We have used Jose Cuervo Especial Reposado tequila to prepare this cocktail. This golden tequila is an ideal choice for this cocktail. Jose Cuervo Especial gets its distinctive golden colour and smooth mellow taste from resting in oak casks.
Another important part of Cocktail is St Germain Elderflower Liqueur, it is made using the finest and fresh hand-picked elderflower. Ideal elderflower liqueur for any elderflower based cocktails or white spirit-bases.
LiquorOnline.co.uk is an ideal place to buy alcohol online in UK and Ireland. Stay tuned for more cocktail recipe.