There are many different cocktails and drinks that can be mixed with tequila. Some of the most popular options are:
- Margarita: The classic margarita is made with tequila, lime juice and triple sec and mixed with ice. There are countless variations that include additional ingredients such as agave nectar, grapefruit juice or additional fruit.
- Paloma: A refreshing cocktail made with tequila, grapefruit juice and lime juice. It is topped off with a pinch of salt and garnished with lime wedges.
- Tequila Sunrise: A simple cocktail consisting of tequila, orange juice and a splash of grenadine. This combination of flavors gives the drink its iconic sunrise look.
- Tequila Soda: A simple drink consisting of just tequila and still mineral water, ideal for someone looking for a light, alcoholic drink.
- Margarita on the rocks: a simple slice of lime is squeezed over ice cubes, then the tequila is added and the drink is garnished with lime slices.
- Tequila Tonic: The tequila tonic is similar to gin and tonic and is a good tequila alternative for those who don't like gin. It is made with tequila and with a touch of lime juice in a tonic water poured with ice and garnished with a slice of lime.
- Tequila Sour: A variation on a whiskey sour, the tequila sour is mixed with tequila, lemon juice and sugar syrup, then garnished with an egg white and a cherry.
These are just a few examples of the most popular cocktails and drinks that can be mixed with tequila. The possibilities are almost endless and it is always possible to create your own mixes by trying different flavors and ingredients.