Mezcal Sour at Tequila and Mezcal Mexican Cuisine and Bar
Editor's note: Since the initial publication of this article, Tequila and Mezcal has closed.
431 S. Jefferson Ave., Springfield, 417-771-5059
The Mezcal Sour at Tequila and Mezcal offers a refreshing, zesty punch with a mix of mezcal and agave, along with a light, fluffy texture thanks to the frothy egg whites. This sipper is perfect for celebrating the beginning of summer.
Mezcal Aviation at V2’s Vantage Rooftop Lounge and Conservatory
260 E. McDaniel St., Springfield, 417-851-1768
With the subtle flavor of Agave de Cortes mezcal and the floral notes and creme de violette as a base, the Mezcal Aviation carries a balanced bitterness and a lively flavor that’s perfect for a summer night on V2’s rooftop venue.
Mezcalita at Catrina’s Mexican Kitchen & Cantina
2925 E. Battlefield Rd., Suite 105, Springfield, 417-350-1006
The Mezcalita at Catrina's is a smokier option than your typical summer cocktail thanks to the mezcal, but it still offers the citrusy tang you’re looking for from a Cinco de Mayo-appropriate aperitif.