How to make Tequila and Tonic at home

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Tequila and Tonic together? Yes! They make a great pair. Tequila and Tonic drink is very refreshing and not sugary at all. Beat this summer heat by learning how to make Tequila and Tonic at home. But before jumping to Tequila and Tonic Recipe, let’s learn more about it.

Tequila and Tonic water (cocktail) made at home is a perfect summer classic and a must drink for all party lovers. Presence of lemon makes it citrusy as well. Also, Tequila and Tonic is an altogether a different concept and worthy of trying once!

Keeping variations in mind, this Tequila and Tonic Recipe contains about 172 calories if only 1 drink is served. Moreover, only 4 ingredients a conspire to make such heavenly drink at home, well within 5 minutes. Making Tequila and Tonic at home is worth your efforts, I must admit.

Some people also refer to Tequila and Tonic as the healthier relative of Margarita. So, include it in the list of the cocktails to be served in the next house party. Learn to make Tequila and Tonic at home by following the easy steps mentioned below. Have fun!

Ingredients for Tequila and Tonic at home

Ingredients Amount
Coarse salt2 tablespoons
Lime, juiced1
Tequila 8 ounces
Tonic water 3 cups
Lime wedges 2-3

How much time would it take?

Preparation time Total time
5 minutes 5 minutes

Tequila and Tonic Recipe

  1. Firstly, sprinkle coarse salt on a plate.
  2. Pour lime juice in a bowl.
  3. The rims of 8 shot glasses are to be coated with lime juice as well as salt.
  4. Add ice to the glasses.
  5. Now, the tequila and tonic water is to be poured into glasses evenly.
  6. Squeeze 1 to 2 lime wedges into each glass.
  7. Mix them well.
  8. Serve immediately.

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