Tequila & Mezcal

Frozen Margarita

A margarita is a cocktail consisting of tequila, orange liqueur, and lime juice often served with salt on the rim of the glass. The drink is sometimes served blended with ice creating what’s called a Frozen Margarita. Frozen margaritas were first served in La Jolla, when Albert Hernandez Sr. stopped using crushed ice and instead combined …

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Juan Collins

This recipe is just one of the many from the Collins family of drinks, which includes some of the most refreshing and popular cocktails you can find. This crisp, refreshing cocktail combines tequila, fresh lemon juice, agave syrup, and soda water, and is perfect for people looking for a sweet and sour tequila mixed drink. INGREDIENTS …

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Mexican Mule

The Mexican mule is a tequila-based spin on the Moscow mule, a classic cocktail from the 1940s. The mule is actually part of a family of cocktails called bucks, cocktails that are made with ginger ale or ginger beer, citrus juice, and liquor. So a Moscow mule is a vodka buck, and a Mexican mule …

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Distrito Federal

The Distrito Federal (aka Tequila Manhattan) was inspired by the classic Manhattan cocktail. In fact, it’s just that instead replacing the spicy rye with tequila. Named after Mexico’s largest city, the Distrito Federal Cocktail tastes best when made with aged tequila, in other terms añejo tequila which has typically been aged for over a year …

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Long Island Ice Tea

The REAL Long Island Iced Tea can seem like a complicated cocktail given all its ingredients. For one, it adds a touch of four different spirts (vodka, rum, gin & tequila) in one glass – sounds rough but dangerously smooth. The drink has a much higher alcohol concentration (approximately 22%) than most highball drinks due to the relatively small amount …

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Tequila Bee’s Knees

A twist on the classic bees knees cocktail, using Tequila instead of gin, this honeyed lemon cocktail is more like a bee sting! With this recipe, we add a touch of flavor and color by adding fresh cranberry juice. The phrase the “bee’s knees” was used in Prohibition times as slang to mean “the best.” …

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Tequila Paloma

The Paloma, also known as “the working man’s drink”, is a tequila-based cocktail. This drink is most commonly prepared by mixing tequila, lime juice, and a grapefruit-flavored soda. This has been known to be Mexico’s favorite cocktail. For those that don’t know, Paloma is the Spanish word for “dove.”

Tequila Margarita

The classic Tequila Margarita drink has the perfect balance of tequila, triple sec, and lime juice, making it a refreshing cocktail. This is the ultimate Friday night drink to kick back and relax with when friends are over. Choose a high-quality Blanco or silver tequila for the best margarita. Since the recipe only has three ingredients, there’s nowhere for any flavors to “hide.” Quality is important.

Tequila Sunrise

The Tequila Sunrise is a cocktail made of tequila, orange juice, and grenadine syrup, and served unmixed in a tall glass. The modern drink originates from Sausalito, California in the early 1970s. In 1972, Mick Jagger from the Rolling Stones had the cocktail and shared his joy with his entourage. They enjoyed the drink so much they named one of their tours “Cocaine and Tequila …

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