The 5 Tequila Cocktails You Need To Celebrate This Sunday

The 5 Tequila Cocktails You Need To Celebrate This Sunday

Our favorite boozy holiday is here! In honor of National Tequila Day, TLIG has rounded up five of the most delicious and refreshing tequila cocktails (straight from the pros) to prep for yourself on this gorgeous summer day. Mix it up and stay cool with these fruity Mexican-inspired concoctions.

Tequila Cabrito's Pineapple Paraiso

  • 1.5oz Cabrito Blanco
  • .5oz Suze Liqueur
  • 1 whole Cara Cara Orange Squeezed
  • 4 Chunks Pineapple (Muddled)
  • Ginger/Sage (Muddled)
  • .75oz Lime Juice
  • .25oz Agave Nectar
  • Garnish: Black Pepper, Sage

Made with the most refreshingly sweet fruit of them all, the Pineapple Paraiso by Tequila Cabrito is the perfect choice for a light midday drink at the park. It's light, slightly sweet, extra refreshing and super simple to make! Ninety degree weather, here we come!

Caminos de Pasion Cocktail by Dos Caminos

  • Cimmarón Blanco Tequila
  • Campari
  • Passion fruit purée

A passionate and vibrant cocktail like the name suggests, this colorful Mexican mix gets its punch from the seductive red and golden passion fruit. Savor this boozy smoothie-like drink and celebrate the festivities with a side of guacamole picante!

Berries Margarita by Tequila Cabrito

  • 1.5oz Cabrito Reposado               
  • 1.25oz Owls Brew “Witches Brew”
  • .5oz Suze Apertif
  • .5oz Lime Juice
  • .25 Agave Nectar
  • Homemade Berry Shrub Floater (1tsp)
  • Garnish with mixed berries

A sweet and sour take on a typical margarita, this berry mix is a classy and delicious choice for a late night refresher. When it comes to fruity mixes, Cabrito Reposado recipes are surely the way to go. 

Temerario's Cucumber Margarita

  • Reposado Tequila
  • Lime juice
  • Soda
  • Simple syrup
  • Fresh cucumber
  • Garnish with a lemon wedge

This culturally rich Mexican concoction by Mixologist Christopher Reyes is the one drink you absolutely need, to get the fiesta started on this boozy holiday. Made with pure agave tequila and an array of tasty juices, this summery cooler is best enjoyed with a side of fish tacos and a great ocean view. 

Stargarita by Patrón

  • 1.5 oz Patrón Silver Infused with Mint Tea*
  • .5 oz Patrón Citrónge Mango
  • .5 oz Fresh Lime Juice
  • .5 oz Star Fruit Puree or Muddled Star Fruit
  • Garnish with a slice of star fruit and a lime wheel

In the end, who can really compete with Patrón? The brand known for its smooth tequila and world-wide success has now brought us the ultimate summer cocktail, one we are calling "the star of the show"– pun intended. Have a sip of this delightful and ultra unique cocktail and say cheers to a perfectly boozy National Tequila Day. 

Salúd!

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