Marcos Tello’s July 4th Inspired Cocktails (Access Hollywood Live)
First Published: June 27, 2012 12:39 PM EDT Credit: Access Hollywood
LOS ANGELES, Calif. -- Bar Consultant Marcos Tello of Tello Demarest Liquid Assets stops by Access Hollywood Live to make July 4th inspired cocktails.
Independence Rum Punch:
Juice of 4 - 5 Limes
4-5 Dashes Angostura Bitters
2 oz. Honey Syrup*
2 oz. Simple Syrup**
2 oz. Grand Marnier
1 oz. Velvet Falernum
6 oz. Jamaican Rum
Combine all ingredients and stir in a pitcher with ice. Strain over a large block of ice and ladle into ice-filled “punch cups”. 6-8 servings.
Honey Syrup: Combine 3 parts clover honey and 1 part water. Stir until all honey and water are fully integrated.
Simple Syrup: Combine equal parts superfine sugar and water. Stir until sugar is completely dissolved.
Muddled Fruit of Choice
1.5 oz. Gin
1/2 oz. Simple Syrup
1/2 oz. Lime Juice
Shake with ice & Dump into Rocks Glass
Top up with Tonic
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