Ready to take your warm-weather cocktail game to the next level? Whether you’re relaxing on your patio, entertaining with friends, or toasting your bestie’s achievements, you’ll want to have this unique “Moscatorita” cocktail recipe in your drink-making arsenal.
This easy-to-create yet utterly delicious “Cherry Lime Moscatorita” recipe was created exclusively for Indy Maven by the team at Oliver Winery & Vineyards. A fun, refreshing twist on a traditional margarita, the inventive drink uses Oliver Winery’s Cherry Moscato wine to give the perfect hint of sweetness. Cheers, mavens!
- ½ Tbsp kosher salt
- Zest of one lime
- 1 oz. fresh lime juice
- 1 oz. tequila
- 2 oz. Cherry Moscato
- ½ oz. Montmorency cherry juice (or grenadine)
- Sliced lime for garnish
Combine kosher salt and lime zest in a shallow dish. Dip the rim of an 8 oz. cocktail glass in water and then into the salt/lime mixture. Fill cocktail glass with ice. Pour fresh lime juice, tequila, Cherry Moscato, and cherry juice or grenadine into cocktail glass. Stir to combine. Garnish with a fresh lime wedge.