Cucumber Jalapeño Margarita

jalapeno margaritaHot peppers up the spice while cucumber cools things down in this summery Cucumber Jalapeño Margarita.

2 oz. blanco tequila
1/2 oz. triple sec
1/2 oz. fresh lime juice
3/4 oz. agave syrup (1:1)
3 fresh jalapeño wheels
3 fresh cucumber wheels
Tools: muddler, shaker, strainer
Glass: rocks
Garnish: lime wedge and salted rim

In a shaker, muddle the jalapeño and cucumber. Add the remaining ingredients and shake with ice. Strain into an ice-filled glass and garnish.

Horchata, New York