This post has been sponsored by Hornitos® Tequila.
Thanksgiving is always a fabulous time when friends and family get together, share a meal, and, in my house, enjoy some great cocktails as well. This year, requests for my infamous Turkey with Cranberry Chipotle Tequila Glaze have already been made, so, in the spirit of the holiday, I will be hosting a “Tequila-Laced Thanksgiving,” with dishes and cocktails that celebrate one of my favorite spirits.
This year, I wanted to incorporate Hornitos® Plata tequila into my Thanksgiving menu. Hornitos® Plata tequila has a bit of a floral quality, with hints of clove and spice—perfect for fall. Plus, it is not only fabulous in cocktails, but also stellar for cooking and baking, with clear, crisp notes.
Butternut squash has always been a Thanksgiving must at our holiday table – whether it was whipped, roasted or woven into salads. When I was brainstorming ideas for incorporating Hornitos® Plata tequila into a must make side dish, I thought let’s make a Tequila-Glazed Butternut Squash that is smoky, sweet and will have your guests asking for more….