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Top 5 Summer Tequila Recipes You Must Try

Enjoy your summer with Don Julio, the word’s first luxury tequila.

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1. AÑEJO SPICY MARGARITA
A dash of luxury. A touch of spice.

Add traditional Mexican flavor to the rich taste of Don Julio® Añejo Tequila, for a whole new way to experience the margarita.


DONJULIO-ANEJOSPICY

Ingredients
1 ½ oz Don Julio® Añejo Tequila
¼ oz orange liqueur
½ oz Lime Juice
¼ oz Simple Syrup
¼ tsp Chipotle Chili Powder
1 Lime Wedge
Optional: Salt or Sugar Rim

Directions
1. Pour all ingredients into an ice-filled cocktail shaker.
2. Shake vigorously.
3. Strain into an ice-filled rocks glass.
4. Garnish with a lime wedge.
5. Salt or sugar rim optional.

 


2. BLANCO LUXURY MARGARITA
A luxurious classic.

By using Don Julio® Blanco Tequila in your margaritas, you can take this classic tequila drink to a new level of smooth, luxurious agave flavor.


DONJULIO-BLANCOLUXURY

Ingredients
1 ½ oz Don Julio® Blanco Tequila
½ oz Agave Nectar
¾ oz Fresh Lime Juice
1 Lime Twist

Directions
1. Mix Don Julio® Blanco Tequila, agave nectar, and lime juice in a cocktail shaker.
2. Fill with ice.
3. Shake well.
4. Strain into a rocks glass filled with ice and garnish with a lime twist.

 

 

 


3. BLANCO MOJITO
Give the mojito an unexpected twist.

For an entirely new way to savor this iconic drink, simply replace rum with Don Julio® Blanco Tequila.


DONJULIO-BLANCOMOJITO

Ingredients
1 ½ oz Don Julio® Blanco Tequila
½ oz Fresh Lime Juice
½ oz Simple Syrup
Fresh Mint, Muddled
1 Fresh Lime, cut into small pieces
1 oz Club Soda
1 sprig Mint

Directions
1. Put all ingredients except club soda and mint sprig into a mixing glass.
2. Add ice and shake vigorously.
3. Add club soda, shake once, and pour into a highball glass.
4. Garnish with a mint sprig.

 

 


4. REPOSADO PALOMA
Sweet citrus taste with a soft, warm finish.

This delicious, simple-to-serve drink is perfect for any celebration.


DONJULIO-REPOSADOPALOMA

Ingredients
1 ½ oz Don Julio® Reposado
1 oz Fresh Grapefruit Juice
½ oz Fresh Lime Juice
½ oz Agave Nectar
Soda Water
Garnish: Grapefruit Peel or Lime Wedge

Directions
1. Combine Don Julio® Reposado, fresh grapefruit juice, fresh lime juice, and agave nectar into a cocktail shaker with ice. Shake well.
2. Strain into a glass over ice.
3. Top with soda water.
4. Garnish with grapefruit peel.

 

 


5. AÑEJO MANHATTAN
Luxury, redefined.

For a whole new way to enjoy a truly classic drink, just substitute Don Julio® Añejo Tequila, for the traditional base spirit.


DONJULIO-ANEJOMANHATTAN

Ingredients
1 ¼ oz Don Julio® Añejo Tequila
½ oz Sweet Vermouth
1 dash Cocktail Bitters
1 Orange Twist

Directions
1. Add all ingredients to a mixing glass, then add large ice cubes.
2. Stir until cold, keeping viscosity intact.
3. Strain into a chilled martini glass.
4. Garnish with an orange twist.

 

 

 


To discover more recipes, please visit donjulio.com. Or to read The Story of Don Julio González and his remarkable innovations that created the world’s first luxury tequila, CLICK HERE.

 

DON JULIO Tequila. 40% Alc/Vol. Imported by Diageo Americas, Norwalk, CT.

 

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