Sudden Headache
© Tina Rupp

Sudden Headache

  • SERVINGS: makes 1 drink

Elm Street Liquors • Chicago

Elm Street Liquors has two drink menus: one for such girly cocktails as Sudden Headache, served in Champagne flutes, and one for macho options like Arm Candy, served in pilsners.

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  1. Ice
  2. 1 1/2 ounces mango nectar or juice
  3. 1 ounce silver tequila
  4. 3/4 ounce triple sec
  5. 3/4 ounce fresh lime juice
  6. 1/2 ounce Simple Syrup
  7. 2 1/2 ounces chilled demi-sec Champagne
  1. Fill a cocktail shaker with ice. Add all of the ingredients except the Champagne and shake well. Strain into a chilled flute and top with the Champagne.