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Roquette Man | Taste and Tipple

Roquette Man

The Roquette Man is an unexpected tequila cocktail that combined muddled arugula and hot yellow pepper with the agave spirit, peach liqueur, and citrus.

Course Drinks
Cuisine Canadian
Keyword Arugula, Fresh From the Garden, Hot Peppers, Peach Liqueur, Roquette Man, Tequila
Prep Time 3 minutes
Total Time 3 minutes
Servings 1 drinks
Author Yvonne Langen


  • 3 tbsp chopped hot yellow pepper
  • ½ oz simple syrup
  • ¼ cup fresh baby arugula
  • 2 oz tequila blanco
  • ½ oz peach liqueur
  • ½ oz lime juice
  • ¼ oz lemon juice
  • Garnish: arugula leaf


  1. Add hot yellow pepper & simple syrup to a cocktail shaker. Muddle until the pepper is pulpy. Add arugula, muddle until leaves are softened.
  2. Add remaining ingredients and shake over ice until well-chilled.
  3. Double strain into a rocks glass over one large cube.
  4. Garnish with single arugula leaf.