Drink Recipes: Celebrate The Emmy’s With These Sauza Tequila Cocktails Inspired By Your Favorite Shows

Whether you plan on watching The 63rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards this weekend with friends or by yourself be sure to add a fun twist to the evening by treating yourself  to one of these theme cocktails from Sauza Tequila. As a huge fan of HBO’s “Boardwalk Empire” (shout out to Nucky Johnson!) I think it’s safe to say that I’ll be sipping on “The Prohibition” tomorrow night.

The Prohibition (Inspired by “Boardwalk Empire”)

INGREDIENTS

1 can Sauza® Silver Tequila

1 can Frozen Limeade

1 bottle Light Beer

1 can Water

Lime Wheel for garnish

DIRECTIONS

Pour limeade and beer into a pitcher with ice. Fill limeade can 2/3 with Sauza® Silver Tequila and pour into pitcher. Add a can of water, stir and enjoy.

The Mamarita (Inspired by the moms of “Modern Family”)

INGREDIENTS

1 ½ parts Sauza® Silver Tequila

½ part Cabernet Sauvignon

1 part DeKuyper® Triple Sec

1 part Agave Nectar

1 part Fresh Lime Juice

DIRECTIONS 

Combine ingredients in a shaker filled with ice. Shake and strain into a martini glass. Garnish with a lime twist.

The Lady Lemonade (Inspired by Liz Lemon of “30 Rock”)

INGREDIENTS

10 oz. Sauza® Gold Tequila

3 oz. DeKuyper® Triple Sec

24 oz. Lemonade

8 oz. Lemon-Lime Soda

Lemon Wedge for garnish

DIRECTIONS

Combine the ingredients without ice and shake vigorously. Pour the mixture into a glass over ice, garnish and enjoy.

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