You guys, summer is almost over!! I’m not ready to let go just yet though.
Today, I’m sharing my last summer cocktail recipe, El Guapo, a spirited mix of white tequila, bitters, lime juice, salt and Spiced Vanilla Syrup. I’ve been seriously drinking these on the daily since I finalized the recipe several weeks ago. Each sip is bright and refreshing with a complex sweetness from the syrup. A perfect libation for a weekend gathering with friends, or a post-work happy hour (that’s when I’ve been drinking them!). In a few weeks, I’m sure I’ll be drinking a PSL while switching all of my wallflowers and hand soaps to fall fragrances, but for now, I’m going to stay right here, and enjoy the last few sips of summer. Continue reading for the recipe plus more on the Spiced Vanilla Syrup.