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Tequila Sunrise Recipe

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Sometimes you want to drink like a nineteen-year-old with a starter moustache who thinks that Mexican food is super exotic, and for that mood, the best of the tequila drinks is the Tequila Sunrise. If you’re going to make a tequila sunrise drink, you should make it right, and unabashedly. Juice an orange, pretend it’s 1978, and sip away.

1
Servings
147
Calories Per Serving

Ingredients

  • 1½ Ounce tequila
  • 3 Ounces orange juice, or the juice from one medium-sized orange
  • ½ Teaspoon grenadine

Directions

In a cocktail shaker filled partway with ice, combine orange juice and tequila until well chilled. Strain into a highball glass, pour in the grenadine, and stir just enough for the colors to combine somewhat, giving it that pretty sunrise effect. Garnish with a maraschino cherry.

Nutritional Facts
Servings1
Calories Per Serving147
Total Fat0.1g0.2%
Sugar10gN/A
Protein0.8g1.6%
Carbs12g4%
Vitamin A9µg1%
Vitamin C45mg75%
Vitamin E0.2mg0.8%
Calcium34mg3%
Fiber2g8%
Folate (food)26µgN/A
Folate equivalent (total)26µg6%
Iron0.1mg0.6%
Magnesium9mg2%
Niacin (B3)0.2mg1.2%
Phosphorus14mg2%
Potassium156mg4%
Sodium1mgN/A