calendarclockdisplayeurstatsuservideo-camera
Skip to main content

During the 71st edition of The Festival de Cannes, Cointreau organized Margarita’s masterclasses on the rooftop of the Five Seas. @leroofcannes @leperchoir @ameinsta

For the 70th anniversary celebrations of the cocktail Margarita, la Maison Cointreau thought sharing moments with guests could be the best way to experience the real taste of the original Margarita recipe.

Cointreau run a competition to find a twist on the Margarita to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the iconic cocktail.
Discover the recipe created by mixologist Michele Venturini from Cahoots in London. A cutting-edge recipe using basil, wine and herbs, Michele has performed during the Festival de Cannes at the Nikki Beach.

I'll never smile again

 

"I'll Never Smile Again" by Michele Venturini

  • 2,5 cl Cointreau
  • 3,5 cl Tequila
  • Fresh basil crushed with a mortar
  • 2,5 cl Lime and lemon juice
  • Herbal wine cordial

Combine all the ingredients in a shaker and mix through throwing and strain into a chilled glass. Garnish with Parmesan crosta and Cointreau blood orange marmalade.

Moe from founder of the Modular bar in Shanghai and winner of the 2016 Cointreau queen competition in China celebrates the 70th anniversary of the Margarita by creating a twist of the iconic cocktail. Discover her creation “Margarita love Cointreau” cocktail.

cocktail moe

 

“Margarita love Cointreau” by Moe

  • 3 cl Cointreau
  • 2 cl Tequila
  • 2 cl Lime juice
  • 2 cl Kumiss
  • 2 cl Salty plum juice
  • plum powder with salt

Combine all the ingredients in a shaker and mix through throwing and strain into a chilled glass.