Photography: Courtesy JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa

Mix it up for game day with these cocktails from the JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa.

The JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa sits at the intersection of Central Texas, the Texas Hill Country, and South Texas, offering a taste of each Lone Star State region. But for football season, the resort’s sports bar, High Velocity, is giving guests two cocktails representing the state’s NFL teams: the Dallas Cowboys and the Houston Texans. The cocktails are available now.

Cowboy ’Rita

Salt
2 ounces tequila (preferably Dulce Vida Blanco)
1 ounce lime juice
1 ounce triple sec
Splash blue curacao
Lime wedge, for garnish

Moisten rim of glass, turn upside down and press into a plate of salt. Add ingredients to cocktail shaker. Cover and shake. Pour into a glass with ice and garnish with lime wedge.

Texans Tea

½ ounce vodka (preferably Smirnoff)
½ ounce white rum (preferably Bacardi Superior)
½ ounce tequila (preferably Dulce Vida Blanco)
½ ounce blue curacao
4 ounces sour mix
4 ounces 7-Up
1 cherry, for garnish

Add ingredients to cocktail shaker. Cover and shake. Pour into a glass with ice and garnish with cherry.


For more information on JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa and its sports bar High Velocity, visit the restaurant’s website.

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