The Serrano Mango Margarita at Canteen Tequila Bar

Since there's really no better accessory than a cocktail in your hand, each week brings you a tasty adult beverage from one of our favorite drinking establishments, complete with recipe.This week: The Serrano Mango Margarita at Canteen Tequila Bar

Canteen Tequila Bar is a chill Happy Hour spot for grown ups and business suits by day and a cool college kid club complete with door guys and DJs by night. A place that caters to the drinking establishment needs of all? On Mill Avenue? Let's just say we had to see it to believe it.

One Serrano Mango Margarita later.. oh, we believe, all right.

The chic atmosphere, good-lookin' bartenders, and dual inside/outside bar are an added bonus to their extensive list of 100 percent Blue Agave Tequilas and signature margaritas. With Serrano chili infused Blanco tequila, the Serrano Mango Marg is the way to go.

(Recipe after the jump.)

Ingredients:

2 oz. Serrano infused Blanco tequila
½ oz. orange liqueur
1 oz. Mango puree
½ oz. fresh lime juice
½ oz. simple syrup

In a shaker combine all ingredients. Shake vigorouso and strain result in margarita glass filled with ice. Garnish with a cilantro sprig. Sip. Wait. Repeat.

KEEP PHOENIX NEW TIMES FREE... Since we started Phoenix New Times, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Phoenix, and we'd like to keep it that way. With local media under siege, it's more important than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" program, allowing us to keep offering readers access to our incisive coverage of local news, food and culture with no paywalls.
Nicole Smith
Contact: Nicole Smith