This cocktail evokes the novel by Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird. Despite the black humor implicit in its name, this cocktail is becoming a new classic.
1 – Jalapeño pepper slice
3 – Watermelon cubes (about ⅓ cup)
2 oz – Tequila Solorzano Plata
3⁄4 oz – Fresh lime juice
3⁄4 oz – Agave syrup
- Muddle the jalapeño and watermelon in a shaker.
- Add the remaining ingredients and ice, and shake until well-chilled.
- Fine-strain into a rocks glass over fresh ice.