Tequila Sunrise

Posted: March 25

Time: 5 minutes

Yield: 1 serving

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Tequila Sunrise is a cocktail that will transport you to the tropics! With just a few simple ingredients, you can enjoy a delicious fruit drink and pretend you have your toes in the sand. This drink is a sweet tangy mixture of orange juice, grenadine, and tequila — what’s not to love? Tequila Sunrise just screams summer; with this drink, you can bring the warm weather vibes all year round!


• ice, enough to fill a glass of choice • 4 ounces orange juice • 1 1/2 ounces tequila • 1/2 ounce grenadine • cherry, optional, for garnish • orange wheel, optional, for garnish


Step 1

Put the ice in a glass of your choice.

Step 2

Pour the orange juice and tequila into the glass, stirring to combine.

Step 3

Add the grenadine and allow it to drop down to the bottom of the glass. Once it falls, gently stir the mixture to produce a sunrise effect.

Step 4

Garnish the glass with a cherry and an orange slice, and serve!

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