Tequila Tuesday #3: Tequila Surprise!

The Continental Divide’s Red Hot Blues

Ingredient:

  • several handfuls spicy blue chips (they’re on the snack aisle)
  • 1/2 cup jack cheese, shredded
  • 1/4 cup soft goat cheese
  • 2 Tbs. scallions, chopped

extras:

  • salsa
  • sour cream
  • hot sauce

Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Put the chips on an oven-safe plate or pie dish, scatter jack over them. Crumble goat cheese and evenly distribute over jack cheese. Bake for a few minutes, checking them frequently for an evenly melted and slightly bubbly top. Remove from oven and cover with scallions, and enjoy. 

 

Tequila Surprise 

Ingredients:

  • 1 oz tequila
  • 1 oz rum
  • Basil
  • Mango/passion fruit Agua Fresca or juice
  • Juice of 1/2 lime

Muddle 3-4 basil leaves in the bottom of a cocktail shaker, add in the tequila, rum, juice and lime with ice and shake until chilled. Strain into a glass prepared with ice cubes and a lime wedge. Enjoy!