RECIPE

Aguamate Cocktail

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The AguaMate is based on South American Mate tea and Aguardiente. Aguardiente is a star anise-based spirit that goes hand in hand with strong Mate-tea flavors - perfect for hot summer days.

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Serves 1

7 Ingredients

1 Fresh Lime

1 1/2 oz Aguardiente

6 g Sugar

3 Ice Cubes

1 Whole Star Anise

1/3 bottle Heike Mate

4 Ice Cubes

9 Steps

Steps 1

Cut Fresh Lime in half.

Steps 2

Add the juice of half the lime to the Jigger (metal cup shaped like a shot glass).

Steps 3

Add Aguardiente to the shaker.

Steps 4

Add the lime juice to the shaker.

Steps 5

Add Sugar to the shaker.

Steps 6

Add Ice Cubes, close the shaker, and shake in a front to back motion at shoulder height for about 10 seconds until all the ice is crushed and the ingredients are mixed.

Steps 7

Add Ice Cubes to a tall glass and pour out the inside mix using the strainer.

Steps 8

Add Heike Mate to the glass.

Steps 9

Give the mix a quick stir with the cocktail spoon. Garnish with a piece of lime and the Whole Star Anise.