El Diablo

This Mexican highball is sweet, but powerful.


  • Served in collins
  • 17% ABV
  • Garnish with Lime wedge


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Ginger beer 8.0cl 2.67oz
Tequila Reposado x 4.5cl 1.5oz
Crème de cassis 1.5cl 0.5oz
Lime juice 1.5cl 0.5oz
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  1. Combine all ingredients and shake.
  2. Strain into an ice-filled collins glass.
  3. Top with ginger beer and garnish.


One of the most iconic (yet often under-the-radar) cocktails in the tequila canon features crème de cassis, lime and ginger beer. As you might expect from the name, it hails from Mexico -- as you might expect from the name, it's sinfully sweet (but packs a bite.)

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