The Esplanade Mezcal Swizzle proves that not all Swizzles need to be made with rum. This drink, as the name suggests, mixes the earthiness of Mezcal, with the nuttiness of Sherry for a tasty riff on this tropical, summer classic.
“While Vanessa was putting the final subtle but somewhat suave touches on the new cocktail menu, Juan (her faithful PA), was contemplating his new Louis Vuitton-inspired mantra … WPWT? (Would Pharrell Wear This?) While he had no intention of outshining Vanessa on opening night, he did intend to create a bit of a social media stir (or was that perhaps a social media swizzle?)”
Combine all of the the ingredients in a Collins glass. Fill the glass halfway with crushed ice. Stir with a swizzle stick until the glass is frosty.