The Avocado Wreck

The Avocado Wreck

  • Prep: 5 min
  • Cook Time:
  • Total: 5 min
  • Serving: 1 Serving

Created by Dante Lopresti of the Mercadito in Chicago, this agave tequila, Mezcal and fresh lemon juice blend is given its unique character from the addition of honey, jalapeno, avocado and oregano.


  • 1 ounce 100% agave tequila
  • 1 ounce Mezcal
  • 1 ounce fresh lemon juice
  • 1/4 ounce Demerara sugar
  • 1 barspoon honey
  • 1 slice jalapeno
  • 1 slice avocado
  • 3 oregano leaves


  1. Place the lemon juice, sugar, honey, jalapeño, avocado and oregano into a cocktail shaker and muddle well.
  2. Fill the shaker with ice and then add the tequila and the Mezcal.
  3. Vigorously shake the mixture for 35 seconds and then double strain into a cocktail glass filled with fresh ice; serve immediately.

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