Tequila Rose is a cream-based liqueur, delicately flavoured with tequila and strawberry. Itís a made using real dairy cream and goes down incredibly smoothly, being rich yet not too sweet. Itís a liqueur thatís loved by millions the world over, and it isnít hard to see why.
Tequila Rose can be enjoyed on its own over ice, but is also a main ingredient in many cocktail recipes. Itís a popular addition to a number of desserts and even makes a great addition to coffee and hot chocolate. Its smooth, rich taste makes it ideal for anyone with a love of cream liqueurs, and that kick of tequila gives it a particularly unique flavour.
The alcohol content of Tequila Rose is roughly 17%, and its pink colour is particularly appealing making it ideal for all female-based parties. Many people love it for the fact that although you get that tequila kick, you arenít overpowered by the flavour. Being combined with strawberry and cream makes the tequila a lot more drinkable, and is the perfect addition to all cocktail parties.
Of course, you donít have to buy the ready-made version of Tequila Rose. Thereís always the option of making it yourself from the raw ingredients, and there are a number of recipes out there that can help you to make the perfect alternative. Just one of these recipes is as follows:
- 1 ½ cups condensed milk
- 2 tsp vanilla extract
- 1 cup cream
- ½ cup tequila
- ¼ cup strawberry syrup
To make the drink, simply add all of the ingredients into a blender and mix until smooth and creamy. Keep the resulting concoction in the refrigerator, chilled and ready to serve.
The bottle form of Tequila Rose can last for up to 6 months once opened, but youíll soon find that it wonít be around for long! There are plenty of other Tequila Rose options as well, all of which are sure to tempt your taste buds. A couple of the other brands are Tequila Rose Cocoa (flavoured with cocoa), and Tequila Rose Java (flavoured with coffee). Both of these are inspired by the tradition of adding Tequila Rose to your hot chocolate or coffee, and offer a unique and delicious drinking experience for all cream liqueur fans.
So, Tequila Rose is an enjoyable cream liqueur that has all of the lush flavours of strawberries and cream combined with the great kick of tequila, making it the ideal drink or all liqueur lovers. Itís well worth considering, and as it lasts for so long thereís no reason not to try it.