Tequila Recipes

Recipes for Tequila cocktails and other Tequila based mixed drinks

paloma brava recipePaloma Brava

  • Pinch of salt
  • 2 oz Tequila (of choice)
  • 1 oz freshly squeezed lime juice
  • 2 oz freshly squeezed Orange juice
  • 6 oz freshly squeezed grapefruit juice
  • 4 oz grapefruit soda
  • Agave nectar to taste
  • Garnish: Lime

Fill a large glass mug with ice. Add salt, tequila, lime, orange, and grapefruit juice. Stir gently. Top off with grapefruit soda, add agave nectar to taste and garnish with lime wheel.

Cinco Herradura (Chinko-Hera-Dura)

  • 2 oz. Tequila
  • 2 oz. Pineapple juice
  • 2 oz. Cranberry juice
  • Splash of lemon-lime soda
  • Splash lime juice
  • Sugar for rimming and lime wedge for garnish (optional)Fill tall glass or mixing glass with ice. Stir in tequila, fruit juices and soda. Add a splash of lime juice and stir again. Rim glass with sugar, and garnish with fresh lime wedge. Pour the drink into the rimmed glass and serve.

    Santa Carla

  • 2 oz Tequila
  • 1 oz Fresh Lemon Juice
  • 1 oz Simple Syrup
  • 3 Dashes Grapefruit Bitters
  • Sparkling Water
  • Garnish: Lemon Wheel & Mint Sprig

santa carla imageFill Collins glass with ice. Add tequila, lemon juice, simple syrup, and bitters directly into the glass, top with sparkling water and stir gently. Garnish with lemon wheel and mint sprig.




 The Tequila Zest

tequilazest1 oz Tequila
1/2 oz Triple Sec
1/4 oz Fresh Lemon Juice

Add the lime juice, Triple Sec and Tequila to a highball glass over some ice. Top off with Pear cider (not apple). Give it a quick stir, then sit back and enjoy!