AGAVE SPIRITS


The word agave comes from ancient Greek, and means noble or illustrious.
The mastiha tree and the agave plant make a royal cocktail coupling!


AY KLEOS MIO!

 

2 parts KLEOS Mastiha Spirit
1 part silver tequila
1⁄2 part fresh lime juice
1⁄4 part agave nectar

Shake all ingredients and strain over ice into a rocks glass.
Sprinkle black pepper on top.
Garnish with a lime wheel and a black pepper rim.                                 

"Oh MY GOD!  Who knew the margarita could get any better?!?! 

The Greek homage to Julio Bermejo's classic Tommy's Margarita

 

 

NEVER ON SUNDAY

1 part KLEOS Mastiha Spirit
1⁄2 part mezcal
1⁄2 part fresh lime juice
1⁄4 part simple syrup
2 parts fresh Ruby Red grapefruit juice

Shake all ingredients and strain over ice into a highball.
Top with soda.                                                                             

Garnish with a Ruby Red grapefruit slice, and a Pink Himilayan sea salt rim to balance your chakras when drinking on Sundays;)   

 This smoky and sweet concoction is EXACTLY what Melina Mercouri would have been drinking in the classic film of the same name.

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KARPOUZI THYME!

 

1 part KLEOS Mastiha Spirit
1 part silver tequila
1⁄2 part fresh lime juice
1⁄4 part simple syrup
6 1-inch watermelon  (karpouzi) cubes
4 pink peppercorns
Muddle pink peppercorns.

Shake all ingredients vigorously. 
Double strain over fresh crushed ice into a highball.
Garnish with watermelon cubes and a thyme sprig.   

 

Karpouzi Thyme is all the time!     (Great frozen)