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3 tequila cocktail recipes for Tequila Day

Celebrate the iconic South American spirit with 3 great cocktail recipes from Patron.

Make this weekend one of joy and celebration. After all, it’s Tequila Day. To make sure your revelry fits the bill, we’ve got some amazing tequila cocktail recipes from Patron.

tequila cocktails

Tequila is made by distilling the juice of the Blue Agave plant, and is a protected designation of origin product, which can only be made in Mexico, in the states of Jalisco, Guanajuato, Michoacán, Nayarit, and Tamaulipas. There are four categories of tequila – blanco, reposado, anejo and extra anejo – based on the spirit’s ageing period.

So, this Tequila Day, indulge in this unique and ancient South American spirit. Whip up a good time and celebrate safely at home.

3 tequila cocktail recipes to celebrate Tequila Day

Classic Margarita

Margarita tequila cocktail

Ingredients:

  • 45ml Patron Silver Tequila
  • 15ml orange liqueur
  • 15ml freshly squeezed lime juice
  • 7.5ml Agave syrup
  • Ice cubes

Preparation

Rub lime over half of the rim of a chilled coupe glass and roll in rock salt.

Add ice, Patron Silver Tequila, orange liqueur, fresh lime juice and Agave syrup to a shaker.

Shake for 15 seconds and strain into the coupe glass.

Garnish with a lime wedge.


Paloma

Paloma

Ingredients:

  • 60ml Patron Reposado
  • 90ml grapefruit soda
  • 15ml fresh lime juice
  • Pinch of salt
  • Grapefruit slice for garnish

Preparation

Add all ingredients to an ice-filled highball glass and stir.

Garnish with a grapefruit slice.


The Patronic

The Patronic tequila cocktail

Ingredients:

  • 50ml Patron Silver Tequila
  • 150ml tonic water
  • Ice cubes
  • Orange peel for garnish

Preparation

Add Patron Silver tequila and tonic water over ice.

Garnish with an orange peel.

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