Posted: Aug 09, 2013 11:00 AM
Longing for a Caribbean vacation? Look no further than a tropical tequila shooter. Perfect to serve at a summer party, your guests will feel like they're dipping their toes in the sand.

Refreshing and delicious, nothing screams, “I want to be on vacation in the Caribbean!” more than a tropical tequila sunset shooter. Choose either to make a pitcher of this cocktail for summer party guests or make directly in tall shot glasses for a layered cocktail look. Either way, your guests will rave about these shooters as they cool down on a warm summer evening!

Tropical tequila sunset shooter

Makes 1


  • 1 ounce tequila
  • 2 ounces orange, peach and mango juice
  • Dash of grenadine


  1. Pour a shot of tequila into a tall shot glass.
  2. Fill with orange, peach and mango juice and stir.
  3. Carefully add a dash of grenadine down the side of the shot glass.
  4. Add a colorful straw or cocktail umbrella for added decor.
  5. Sip and enjoy!

Pitcher of tropical tequila sunset cocktail


  • 12 ounces tequila
  • 24 ounces orange, peach and mango juice
  • 1 ounce grenadine
  • Crushed ice


  1. Combine all ingredients into a 40- to 50-ounce pitcher.
  2. Stir slightly and serve in desired cocktail glasses.

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