Strawberry Tequila Cocktail Recipe

Happy Hour: Strawberry Tequila Coolers

If you think tequila is only good in margaritas, think again! The Mexican spirit is a wonderful base for all sorts of cocktails. In this recipe, tequila is paired with sweet strawberries, tart lemons, and fragrant mint. The method is adaptable: if you prefer a strong drink, use more tequila, and if you're partial to weak beverages, add more club soda. This refreshing cooler is the perfect way to kick-start your weekend. Ready to toast with tequila? Get the recipe now.

Strawberry and Tequila Cooler

Strawberry and Tequila Cooler

Strawberry Tequila Cocktail Recipe 2011-05-06 12:50:19


16 ounces strawberries, stemmed and quartered
3 lemons, 2 juiced and 1 sliced
20 fresh mint leaves, plus more for garnish
4 ounces agave syrup
1 1/2 cups tequila
Crushed ice
Club soda or sparkling water


  1. Muddle the strawberries with the lemon juice, lemon slices, mint, and agave syrup in a large pitcher.
  2. Add the tequila and stir well. Place the pitcher in the fridge and let the flavors come together for a couple of hours.
  3. Pour over rocks glasses filled with crushed ice. Top each glass with club soda and garnish with mint leaves before serving.

Serves 4-6.