Photo: Sang An; Styling: Beverley Hyde Photo by: Photo: Sang An; Styling: Beverley Hyde

The Whoopsy Daisy

To make simple syrup, combine equal amounts of sugar and water in a small saucepan; bring to a boil. Cook 1 minute or until sugar dissolves, stirring occasionally. Simple syrup keeps for up to 2 weeks in an airtight container in the fridge.

Cooking Light JANUARY 2010

  • Yield: 4 servings (serving size: about 1/3 cup)


  • 1/2 cup El Tesoro tequila blanco
  • 1/4 cup Del Maguey San Luis Del Rio mezcal
  • 6 tablespoons fresh lime juice
  • 6 tablespoons simple syrup
  • 2 teaspoons pomegranate molasses


1. Combine all ingredients; stir with a whisk. Strain through a cheesecloth-lined colander into a bowl.

Nutritional Information

Amount per serving
  • Calories: 158
  • Fat: 0.0g
  • Saturated fat: 0.0g
  • Monounsaturated fat: 0.0g
  • Polyunsaturated fat: 0.0g
  • Protein: 0.1g
  • Carbohydrate: 15.8g
  • Fiber: 0.1g
  • Cholesterol: 0.0mg
  • Iron: 0.4mg
  • Sodium: 1mg
  • Calcium: 13mg

Go to Full Version of

The Whoopsy Daisy Recipe