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Cinco de Mayo Drinks: Angry Meltdown & Fruit Coronarita

Sunday, May 4, 2014  |  Updated 7:01 AM EDT
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Cinco de Mayo Drinks: Angry Meltdown & Fruit Coronarita

Angry Meltdown
Yield: one drink

You Need:
• 16 oz glass
• Cubed ice
• 6 oz (half bottle) of Angry Orchard Hard Cider (or your favorite hard cider)
• ¼ cup margarita mix
• 1 shot (1 ½ oz) Fireball Cinnamon Whisky

Directions
• Fill a 16 oz glass with ice
• Add Hard Cider and Margarita mix, give a quick stir
• Top off with shot of Fireball Cinnamon Whisky

Fruit CoronaRita
Yield: one drink

You Need:
• Large schooner  (or pint glass)
• Lime juice & kosher salt (for rim)
• Cubed ice
• 3/4  Cup margarita mix
• 1 ½ oz (1 shot) Tequila
• 1 Tablespoon Triple Sec
• ½ Cup fruit puree (i.e. strawberry, peach, mango)
• 1 Coronita (small 8oz Corona bottle)
• Lime wedge

Directions
• Dip the rim of your glass into lime juice, and then into Kosher or margarita salt
• Fill your salted glass with ice
• Separately, put a small scoop of ice into a shaker and add your Margarita Mix, Tequila, Triple Sec and fruit puree.  Shake until well blended and chilled
• Pour mixture into your prepared glass
• Invert the Coronita bottle into the margarita.  Or if you prefer, you can simply pour the beer into the margarita.
• Top it off with a squeeze of fresh lime
• Enjoy!
 

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