dotw logoWho doesn’t like Tequila? From Rock n’ Roll legend Sammy Hagar and his Cabo Wabo Tequila comes this cocktail with attitude.

renegade cabo wabo tequilaIngredients

  • 1 oz Cabo Wabo reposado tequila
  • 1 oz triple sec
  • 1 oz cointreau
  • 1 oz Southern Comfort
  • 1 oz pineapple juice


Combine all in a shaker half-filled with ice. Shake well and strain into a tall glass nearly filled with ice.

As a bonus this week, a Cooking with Booze special from the Cabo Wabo Cantina. Enjoy!

Sammy’s Pan Seared Sea Scallops with Tequila & Lime


  • 8 large sea scallops
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 garlic clove, sliced thin
  • 1 oz Cabo Wabo reposado tequila
  • 1 lime, juiced
  • 1 tbsp unsalted butter
  • Salt and pepper to taste


In a medium size sauté pan, over high heat, add olive oil and garlic. When the garlic and oil brown, add seasoned scallops, and sear quickly. Remove scallops and place on towel. Pull pan away from heat, add tequila, lime and parsley. Cook liquid until it reduces to half, remove from heat and stir in butter. Season sauce with salt and pepper and enjoy.

Courtesy of Cabo Wabo Tequila & Cantina.