• Jarnard Sutton

Behind the Stick with Jeff Capps: How to make the El Guapo

If you're looking for the perfect margarita with a spicy kick, then look no further than this tasty libation. The El Guapo pays homage to the San Diego beach culture and is the perfect combination of sweet and spicy.

El Guapo


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Muddled pineapple Muddled jalapeño 1 oz. agave nectar syrup 1.50 oz. Herradura Reposado Tequila Tajin chili rim Garnish: pineapple leaf

What’s the origin of the El Guapo?

The El Guapo was born in San Diego; a twist on a classic margarita that pays homage to our beach culture and the spice found in so many of our favorite foods.