Modelo Especial® Summer Crusher
This crusher combines the sweetness of strawberries with the smoky spice of chipotle. Delicious Modelo Especial® gives this drink the perfect balance for enjoying fun in the sun, or relaxing after a hot summer day.
Serves: 1Prep: 5 minutesTotal: 5 minutesDifficulty: Easy
- 12 strawberries
- 3 cups water
- 1 teaspoon ground chipotle pepper, plus more for garnish
- 1 cup sugar
- 2 ounces Modelo Especial®
- 1 ounce blanco tequila
- 3⁄4 ounce fresh lime juice
- Crushed ice
- In bowl, mix together a pinch of ground chipotle pepper and salt. Rim glass with mixture about half an inch down.
- In blender, blend together strawberries (reserving one for garnish), water, 1 teaspoon ground chipotle pepper and sugar to form strawberry chipotle syrup.
- Fill glass with crushed ice.
- In shaker, combine tequila, syrup, fresh lime juice and ice; shake 18-20 times.
- Strain into glass. Top with Modelo Especial®.
- Garnish with 1 strawberry.