Life is Beautiful: BBQ and Tequila!

The Life is Beautiful festival in Downtown Las Vegas returns in just over a week.
 
They not only feature music and art, but of course food and drink!
 
Jaime Salas, national brand ambassador for Milagro Tequila and Eddie Tallman from Ben's BBQ. 
 
Ben's BBQ will be showcasing a 12-hour smoked pork sandwich topped with coleslaw and house bbq sauce.  
 
Here's a cool recipe from Milagro. 
 
"Kiss My Melons"
1.5 oz. Milagro Silver
.75 oz. Chareau Aloe Liqueur
2 oz. Fresh Watermelon Juice
1 oz. Fresh Lime Juice
.75 oz. Basil Agave*
Method: Combine all ingredients in mixing tin with ice. Shake & strain over fresh ice.
Glassware: Collins
Garnish: Pinch Sea Salt/Pinch Fresh Ground Black Pepper/Fresh Basil Sprig
 
*Basil Agave: Combine 2 parts Agave Nectar with 1 part Hot Water and stir until thoroughly mixed. Add fresh basil to syrup and steep until desired flavor is reached.
 
Milagro will be serving three cocktails at the festival, Kiss My Melons, and two frozen cocktails, Pina Verde and Purple Drink.
 
Milagro will be setting up a Cantina on 7th St. between the Zio Ziegler mural and Crystal Wagner installation. 
 
Attendees can swing by to paint a masterpiece, cool off, take a seat and lounge, charge their phones and more.

 

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