We love tequila as much as the next booze lover, but sometimes it’s easy to get stuck in a rut of margaritas and basic tequila shots. But fear not: We’re here to shock your taste buds and have you incorporating your favorite spirit into more at-home cocktails. If you’ve ever wondered what to mix with tequila, this list of tequila-based beverages is just for you. Check out 16 recipes for easy tequila drinks that have just 3 ingredients.
This spin on the margarita has been around for a few decades, so maybe you’ve had it before. It was first shaken up in 1990 San Francisco by Julio Bermejo at his familys restaurant called Tommy’s. We love a drink with a little history. But have you ever made your own? Today’s the day. View Recipe
One way to upgrade a tequila sunrise is to make it icy. It takes less prep than you think: Simply freeze orange juice into ice cubes trays in the morning, and by sunset, you’ll have icy OJ. Blend up your juice cubes, pour the smooth slush over tequila, add some grenadine, splash in some more orange juice, and voila. View Recipe
This spicy treat reminiscent of goodies you’d get at the gas station begins with infusing
CHEETOS® (we highly recommend the Crunchy FLAMIN’ HOT® variety because of the heat), into tequila, pouring into a shot glass, and garnishing with a lime slice. Yep, we went there. View Recipe