Let’s talk about how to properly drink tequila
After the iron curtain fell and on the shelves of wine shops our vast a large number of gourmet beverages, many of us chose the drink from the agave plant. Do you know how to drink tequila or some believe that it is a close relative of vodka, and therefore it can be consumed on the same principle — drank and ate?
Of course, this approach has a place, but if there is a tradition, then you should probably follow it well, or at least try in order to be able to compare the changes in the taste of the drink depending on what shape to use it. Well, or at least out of respect for those dudes that invented all these tricks and rituals.
Tell how to drink tequila in the company
So, in case you’re planning to throw a party, invited friends, discussed with them the plans and menus, went to the supermarket and bought a drink of the Mexicans, but I don’t know what to do with it, then this article is for you. We will tell you how to drink tequila and not embarrass myself in front of guests. First: take care of proper utensils, small cups with a thick bottom is what you need. In addition to snacks you’ll need the salt and lemon or lime. Yeah, I guess this way is known to you, called «slugs, drop, Kuzni». But if you really have not heard about it is decrypted. So, slightly cooled drink is poured into cups, each dude give salt and slices of lemon (or lime). On the back of the hand between the thumb and forefinger of spending a slice of lemon and sprinkle with salt. Next drink, lick the salt and eat the same slice. The taste is excellent and unusual, but if you don’t like, there’s an alternative — lubricate the edge of the glass with orange juice, sprinkle it with sugar, pour the tequila, eating and drinking oranges. Yes, this variant is also quite common.
And you can do without salt and sugar, slowly cede and enjoying the taste, like drinking brandy, only warm Mexican drink in hand, unlike French, is not necessary. By the way is a favorite way for the Mexicans. Very much they love him and believe that it is so nobly and deliberately, is to treat it. Another common option how to drink tequila is the Margarita. And for him, too, need special glasses, which, incidentally, have the same name as the cocktail. The recipe is simple: 50 grams of tequila, 30 grams of orange juice, the juice of half a lime and ice cubes. Mix everything together, cover rim of glass with lime juice and sprinkle with salt.
Another way, which is very popular with our brother, called «tequila boom»: a mixed alcoholic drink with carbonated, shaken, hit the glass sharply on the table to lather, and then drink.
Actually quite a lot of ways, we told you about the most popular. People are resourceful in everything and drink too. By the way, you can experiment and come up with your own method. The important thing to remember about moderation and not get drunk in the trash.