This Halloween cocktail combines whiskey-like Hornitos Black Barrel Tequila with a sage simple syrup and activated charcoal to create a spooky, jet black cocktail with a light, smoky flavor.
- 1 ½ parts Hornitos® Black Barrel® Tequila
- ¾ part fresh lemon juice
- ¼ part sage simple syrup
- 2 dashes Angostura® bitters
- 1 capsule activated charcoal
- Combine equal parts sugar and water with 3-5 sage sprigs and bring to a boil to create sage simple syrup. Combine all ingredients in a shaker with ice and shake vigorously. Strain into a coupe glass. Garnish with a lemon slice.