Spicy Ginger-Mint Cocktail Recipe

Try this ginger cocktail recipe and it may well become the easy go-to drink in your house. Now that there are so many great quality “real” ginger ales for sale, you can be choosey about your favorite. Some have much more spice than others; I prefer the spiciest.

Serves 6


Ice Cubes

9 Ounces Casa Noble Crystal Tequila

Four 12-ounce bottles of artisanal ginger ale

12 small fresh mint sprigs

1 lime, cut into 6 thin rounds


1. Fill four 2-cup glasses with ice. Add 1 ½ ounces tequila to each glass and pour in ginger ale to fill.

2. Garnish each glass with 2 sprigs of mint and a lime slice and serve.

Recipes from Small Gatherings by Jessica Strand (Egg & Dart Press, May 2013)

Laura is a trained chef with roots in the organic food movement and brings intelligence, intoxicating energy and girl-next-door... More about Laura Klein, Chef & Wellness Expert