Jalisco Express Tequila Cocktail

Jalisco Express
Honest Cooking

This cocktail was created and named in honor of the Tequila Express train in Jalisco, Mexico, which carried passengers to the agave fields in the lowlands of the Jalisco region.


2 parts Tres Agaves Blanco tequila
3/4 parts lime juice
3/4 parts Tres Agaves Agave Syrup
1 slice of jalapeño (no seeds)
2 cucumber slices
6-8 small basil leaves


  1. Place basil first, then jalapeño and cucumber slices in shaker; add agave syrup and muddle. Add in rest of the ingredients and ice.
  2. Shake, double strain, and serve over ice in lowball glass. Garnish with a Tajin rim.

This recipe from Honest Cooking was republished with permission.