Best of the Boat craft cocktail: Laundry’s Fiery Margarita | SteamboatToday.com
YOUR AD HERE »

Best of the Boat craft cocktail: Laundry’s Fiery Margarita

Laundry’s Fiery Margarita was voted Best Craft Cocktail. (courtesy photo)

When The Laundry’s Tod “JJ” Johnson conceived the bar’s drink list, the Fiery Margarita was the first.

“It was invented at 3 a.m.,” Johnson said.

The margarita is unique in its use of flavors. It includes a high-end Sauza tequila infused with red pepper, green pepper, garlic, jalapeno and one habanero for just the right kick. Add a cilantro/lemongrass simple syrup, fresh lime juice and a splash of fresh-squeezed orange juice and it’s as good as libations get.

The drink became a hit instantly among regulars and has since become the restaurant’s best selling cocktail.

“It just has an incredible balance of heat and sweetness,” Johnson said.

Best Craft Cocktail

• Winner: Laundry’s Fiery Margarita

• Runners-up: Sunpie’s Bistro’s hurricane and Low Country Kitchen’s old fashioned


Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Steamboat and Routt County make the Steamboat Pilot & Today’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.

For tax deductible donations, click here.
 

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User