As the first official day of the 2016 Summer Olympics begins, people from around the globe are gearing up to cheer on their favorite athletes or teams and gather for Olympic viewing parties and events. To help celebrate and keep everyone in the spirit of the Summer Games, we have a tasty cocktail from Sauza Tequila ~ Cherry Sage Smash! This easy to make beverage is made with fresh red cherries, sage, and lime juice. Yum! To ensure that this delicious drink is suitable for your "home" team, try making the Cherry Sage Smash cocktail pitcher-style. Serving pitcher-style cocktails allows the host to spend less time prepping in the kitchen and more time cheering on their favorite athletes and friends.
Cherry Sage Smash
- 1 part Sauza Signature Blue Silver Tequila
- 1/2 part simple syrup
- 1/2 part lime juice
- 2-3 pitted cherries
- 2 sprigs of sage
- 1 part soda water
Preparation: Combine all ingredients into a shaker and muddle. Add ice, shake and strain into a salt-rimmed glass. Garnish with sage sprigs and enjoy!