Código 1530 Tequila and El Silencio Mezcal celebrate Cinco de Mayo


Michael Hepworth


HOLLYWOOD (Spiritsman) 4/3/18–Código 1530 Tequila and El Silencio Mezcal celebrate Cinco de Mayo


Spicy Pink Watermelon Margarita 
Código 1530 Tequila
– Begins with the purity of Código Blanco, then is rested for 1 month in uncharred Napa Cabernet French White Oak barrels

– Rosa barrels are left uncharr

– SRP: $59.99

ed, allowing the Cabernet to interact directly with the tequila imparting a subtle pink hue and light floral finish

– Production Notes: Only the finest Napa Cabernet French White Oak barrels are sourced to age the Rosa
– Tasting Notes: Leads with bright agave character and finishes with the soft floral notes of Cabernet
2 oz Código 1530 Rosa Tequila
3 oz Pressed Juicery Watermelon Lime Jalapeno Juice
3/4 ox Fresh Lime Juice
1/4 tsp Jalapeno-infused Agave Nectar
Fresh Jalapeño, sliced (optional)
Kosher Salt (as garnish)
Method: Fill a cocktail shaker with ice. Pour in the watermelon jalapeno juice, tequila, lime juice and agave nectar. Shake for 30 seconds. Garnish glass with salted rim and jalapeno slices if desired.
Blanco Margarita
 Código 1530 Tequila
-SRP: $45
-Only use fully matured agave aged over 7 years, ensuring each agave’s Brix level (sugar content)
-Blanco is unrested
-Tasting Notes: earthly, mineral character that balances the citrus sweetnes
2 oz Código 1530 Blanco Tequila
1 oz Triple Sec
1.5 oz Lime Juice
.5 oz Agave Nectar
Method: Rim rocks glass with salt. Combine all ingredients in a shaker with ice. Shake and serve over ice. Garnish with a lime.
The Mezcal Margarita
El Silencio Mezcal
– SRP $40
– Made with 100% Espadín Agave
– Full-bodied mezcal with notes of roasted figs and charred fruit stone which leads to a gorgeous finish and a myriad of baking spices
– A mezcal crafted to round out the perfect cocktail
– The two-tone bottle is constructed by matte black clay from Oaxaca and a shiny volcanic glass called Obsidian
2 oz. El Silencio Espadin
1 oz. Agave Nectar
Method: Combine w/ Ice Shake and Strain
– SRP $70
– Made with Mexicano, Tobasiche and Espadín. Joven Ensamble is an Ultra Premium blend of agaves
– The result is a smooth and delightful sip without giving up the rustic character of the spirit
– El Silencio Joven is a sipping mezcal, yet mixes flawlessly into hand crafted cocktails
– The signature crystalline bottle is made of Oaxacamer Skeletal Quartz. This unique quartz is made with 100% cosmetic grade super-flint glass to maintain its lustre, translucence, flawlessness and extraordinary brilliance