The Optimist Piña Margarita
Get in the vacation state of mind with the Piña Margarita. With a punch of tropical spice from its combination of pineapple and muddled serranos , this cocktail has hints of sweet and smoke that add a new dimension to an always popular cocktail.
- 2 oz Optimist Smokey
- 2-4slices of Serrano pepper, seed removed (or not, if you like the heat)
- 2 oz Pineapple juice
- 1/2 oz Lime juice
- 1/2 oz Simple Syrup
Muddle serrano in a shaker (kind of gently crush it). Add remaining ingredients and ice, shake until chilled. Strain into a rocks glass with fresh ice and serve immediately, garnishing with additional serrano coins for extra heat.