The Rustequiwi, a Tequila Cocktail with a twist

When you think of Tequila, you usually think of a messy night in a pub somewhere at 2am in the morning, don’t you? Well, what if I was to tell you that Tequila Cocktails are in fact delicious and easily drinkable, would you believe me? If not, then this drink is for you, introducing ‘The Rustequiwi To My Heart!’ or ‘The Rustequiwi for short’. An original here at Rusty Nail, this Tequila Cocktail is a delightful mix of kiwi’s, sugar, mint and tequila and we are certain that this will become your new favourite drink. This cocktail serves 2.

How to make a Rustequiwi Tequila Cocktail


– 100ml Don Agustin Tequila Blanco

– 2 whole kiwis

– 25ml of fresh lemon juice

– A handful of mint leaves

– 4 barspoons of 1:1 sugar syrup

– Top with premium soda


Nice and easy this one. Muddle the kiwis, fresh lemon juice and mint in a shaker. Add the tequila, sugar syrup and then top with ice. Shake, shake, shake! Strain into 2 pre-chilled glasses, garnish with a lemon wedge and then top with soda. Enjoy!