Classic Mexican Vampiro Cocktail Recipe2021-08-05
- Cuisine: Mexican
- Course: Appetizer
- Skill Level: Easy
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- Yield: 1
- Servings: 1
- Prep Time: 5m
- Cook Time: 10m
- Ready In: 15m
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Classic Mexican vampiro cocktail recipe. This is the national Mexican alcoholic drink. Easy, spicy, and delicious tequila-based mixed drink. It is a nice combination of orange and tomato juice, spices, the sweetness of the honey, and, of course, a surprise of the onion.
This cocktail is so refreshing!!! Well, the most favorite Mexican cocktails are Margarita and Tequila Sunrise, but this one is really one of my favorite cocktails!
Here is another version of this delicious alcoholic mixed drink, created by https://www.marthastewart.com/
Easy Mexican Vampiro Cocktail Recipe
The version of this Mexican alcoholic mixed drink contains little different ingredients, such as grapefruit juice, simple syrup, and cucumber spears.
Ingredients: freshly squeezed juice of 4 limes (about 3/4 cup (180 ml), 2 cups (500 ml) pure tomato juice, freshly squeezed juice of 1 pink grapefruit, 1/4 cup (60 ml) simple syrup, sea salt, 1 cup (250 ml) freshly squeezed orange juice, 1/2 teaspoon coarse salt, 1 cup (250 ml) tequila, 12 oz (360 ml) Club Soda, cucumber spears and lime wedges, for garnish
Instructions: Rub the rims of two old-fashioned glasses with lime juice, then dip them in the sea salt. In a pitcher, combine the remaining ingredients. Stir well. Pour the tequila mixture into prepared glasses filled with crushed ice.
Garnish with cucumber spears and lime wedges. Serve cold and enjoy!
Mexican Vampiro Cocktail Recipe (Light Version)
This alcoholic mixed drink makes two servings
Ingredients: 2 oz (60 ml) Don Julio tequila, 1 cup (250 ml) pure tomato juice, 1/2 teaspoon sriracha sauce, 1/2 cup (125 ml) freshly squeezed orange juice (without pulp), 1/2 cup (125 ml) freshly squeezed grapefruit juice (without pulp), 2 pink grapefruit wedges and 2 orange wedges
Instructions: Pour an equal part of tequila into glasses filled with cubed ice. In a mixing bowl, combine tomato juice and sriracha sauce. Whisk well. Pour an equal part of the tomato-sriracha mixture into each glass, then layer with orange juice and grapefruit juice.
Garnish with grapefruit and orange wedges. Serve cold.
Classic Mexican Vampiro Cocktail Recipe
- 1²⁄³ oz (50 ml) silver tequila
- 2¹⁄³ oz (70 ml) tomato juice
- 1 oz (30 ml) freshly squeezed orange juice
- 1 teaspoon clear honey
- 1/3 oz (10 ml) freshly squeezed lime juice
- half slice of yellow onion, peeled and finely chopped
- few sliced of fresh hot chili pepper
- few drops of Worcestershire sauce
In a shaker filled with crushed ice, combine all ingredients, starting with the juices and then tequila. Shake well.
Pour spicy tequila mixture into a prepared glass filled with cubed ice.
Garnish with a maraschino cherry. Serve with straw.