This is a cocktail with true depth, like its namesake. The color comes from the tamarind puree, and the mild bitterness is typical of the fruit the puree is made from. Adding layers of flavor with lime and orange accentuates the complexity of the Reposado.
LA MORENITA
2 parts
El Tesoro™ Reposado tequila
¾ part
fresh lime juice
½ part
fresh orange juice
½ part
tamarind puree
¼ part
agave nectar
For the spice rim
Pinch of ground sea salt
Pinch of dried, crushed ancho chilies
Pinch of crushed demerara sugar
Glass
Rocks
Garnish
Lime twist
Mix salt, ancho chili and demerara sugar to create a spice mix. Use a lime wedge to lightly moisten half of the glass rim. Gently roll one side of the glass in the mixture.

Add all the ingredients to a Boston shaker filled with ice. Shake vigorously. Rim a rocks glass with spicy salt. Double strain into a rocks glass over new ice. Garnish with a lime twist.