Tequila Sunrise

Tequila Sunrise Cocktail

Base Spirit: Tequila

Type: Classics

Served: On the Rocks

Strength: Light

Difficulty: Medium

Flavor Profile: Fruity/Citrus-forward, Sour, Sweet

About the Tequila Sunrise Cocktail

Created in the 1970s, the Tequila Sunrise adds tequila to the citrusy and sweet ingredients popular in many cocktails during the party decade. Make this classic cocktail for a small sunrise whenever you want it.

Ingredients in the Tequila Sunrise Cocktail

Garnish: Orange slice and cherry

Glass: Highball

How to make the Tequila Sunrise Cocktail

Add the tequila and then the orange juice to a chilled highball glass. Float the grenadine on top and garnish with an orange slice and a cherry.

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