“Why Don’t We Just Go To Mexico”: A cocktail that will put you in a vacation frame of mind

Why Don't We Just Go To Mexico is a cocktail that will get you one step closer to escaping the Winter chill

Why Don’t We Just Go to Mexico is a question you might ask yourself as the Winter months continue. This cocktail gets you one step closer.

Salt+ a restaurant (17625 Detroit Ave, Lakewood) is a small plates and cocktail bar that’s been racking up awards for its constantly rotating, seasonal menu.  While the food is fresh and tempting, you’d be remiss to not get one of the concoctions from the bar.

Why Don’t We Just Go To Mexico is variation on the paloma, a tequila-based drink that exceeds the margarita for popularity in Mexico. This drink is most commonly prepared by mixing tequila with a grapefruit-flavored soda  and served on the rocks with a lime wedge. The Salt variation is a drink that spices things up with cinnamon syrup and turmeric tea, along with a few more twists that will take you South of the border.