View all newsletters
Latest in Luxury - Sign up to our newsletter
  1. Features
February 22, 2019updated Feb 21, 2019

Cocktail of the Week: Margaritas at Las Ventanas

By Lauren Jade Hill

For National Margarita Day, we take a look at the unique twist on the classic drink that’s seen at Las Ventanas al Paraiso, A Rosewood Resort, in Los Cabos, Mexico.

The Seng Margarita

  • 5 oz Tequila Casa Dragones Blanco
  • 5 oz Cointreau
  • 33 oz Ginseng with royal jelly
  • 75 oz Lemon juice

Create the coastal resort’s Seng Margarita by combining the tequila, Cointreau, ginseng with royal jelly and lemon juice in a cocktail shaker with ice, shaking vigorously, then straining into a glass. At Las Ventanas al Paraiso, this is topped with a spinach foam and finished by adding salt and activated charcoal to the rim.

The Jalapeño Margarita

  • 1 Jalapeno (muddled, no seeds)
  • 5 oz Tequila
  • 75 oz Cointreau
  • 1 oz Lime juice
  • 75 oz Sugar syrup

To make the Jalapeño Margarita, first prepare the cocktail glass by rubbing the rim with lime juice and dipping it in salt. You can then bring all the ingredients together in a cocktail shaker with ice, shaking vigorously before straining into the glass.

Content from our partners
The Most Iconic Film Locations in Spain
Why Belize Makes an Incredible Romantic Getaway
The Places Philanthropy Can Take You

Made from pure agave tequila and with little to no sugar, these cocktails are a healthier take on the classic margarita. Each unique drink was created by the resort’s expert tequiliers. At Las Ventanas, you can try the cocktails in the Tequila & Ceviche Bar where these tequila masters determine guests’ tequila preferences through one-on-one blind tasting sessions.

With its desert to ocean setting and uninterrupted views over the water, this is then the ideal spot for sipping the resort’s bespoke drinks.

rosewoodhotels.com

Topics in this article :
Select and enter your corporate email address Be the first to know about the latest in luxury lifestyle news and travel.
Visit our privacy policy for more information about our services, how New Statesman Media Group may use, process and share your personal data, including information on your rights in respect of your personal data and how you can unsubscribe from future marketing communications.
Thank you

Thank you for subscribing to Elite Traveler.

Websites in our network