You’re throwing what promises to be the most raucous party of the year, and someone (and that someone is you) roars from the bar, “Tequila shots!”


Prepare for the stampede of enthusiastic revellers! Now, we all know you can’t make tequila shots at a party without having one or two yourself, but the best thing with these ideas is that not only do you get to show off your mixology skills to your mates, you also get to partake in the shots that’ll drag your party kicking and screaming to the next level!


We’re going to give you all the knowledge you need to confidently prepare any number of easy tequila shots. And because they are such easy shots to make, you’ll have your fellow party animals taking you for a pro!


Four Tequila Shots with Easy Recipes to Enjoy the Night

Say goodbye (at least for now to salt, tequila, lemon) and hola amigo to a new band of simple shots with tequila!


NB These recipes are very basic, so get the exact measurements and directions (and entertaining reads) by clicking on each drink’s accompanying link.


Tequila Sunrise Shot

Want to party till dawn? You’ll want this easy Tequila Sunrise Shot! It’s 50 years old, so it’s been around, and it knows just what you want!


You’ll need:

  • Olmeca Tequila
  • Fresh orange juice
  • Grenadine syrup


Don’t worry. This little baby is a cinch to make. Here are the steps:

  1. Grab a shot glass.
  2. Pour in the tequila.
  3. Pour in the orange juice.
  4. Pour in the grenadine syrup.


Pro tip: Make tequila sunrise shots by the jug, so there’s a lot less fussing, and a lot more partying!


Tequila Slammer Shot

Slam, bam, thank you man! This easy Tequila Slammer Shot is a slam dunk to make, barrels (or shot glasses) of fun to drink, and the party animal everyone needs at a party!


You’ll need:

  • Olmeca Tequila
  • Ginger ale or lemon-lime soda


The tequila slammer is a show-stopper of a drink. Here’s how to shoot it:

  1. Mix the ingredients in your choice of glass.
  2. Cover the top of the glass drink with your hand.
  3. Bam! Slam it on the bar top.
  4. Down your Tequila Slammer shot immediately before the fizz escapes!


Tequila Sangrita Shot

Show some respect – and drink tequila like the Mexicans! Not only will it earn you legit cred, but you’re in for a treat of a taste: a real Sangrita Shot.


You’ll need:

  1. Tomato juice
  2. Orange juice
  3. Lime juice
  4. Tabasco
  5. Salt


How to make it – and make it well!

  1. Mix the ingredients well.
  2. Add ice and strain.
  3. Enjoy as a side drink to Olmeca Tequila.


Tequila Jello Shot

Who doesn’t like jelly? Anyone? Anyone? So, it’s a no then. Everyone loves jelly! So, just imagine that great taste to the power of ten, by mixing your Tequila Jello Shot with your favourite Olmeca Tequila.


Here’s what you need:

  • Standard gelatine (That’s jelly powder to us common folk.)
  • Boiling water
  • Olmeca Tequila
  • Cold water


How to make them:

  1. Make the jelly just like your mom used to (but don’t forget to add the most important ingredient, tequila!).
  2. Pour the mixture into shot glasses or moulds.
  3. Refrigerate until the liquid sets.
  4. Gulp! Feel it slip-slide down the back of your throat!

simple shots

Other Easy Shots for Parties

In case these recipes are not enough for you, don’t worry! We got you covered! There are a lot more easy tequila shots options you can choose to bring your party to its fullest.


Wake the Dead

Set the alarm clocks! It’s the drink that’ll wake up any zombie! Mix cold espresso, coffee liqueur, and tequila. Serve, and let the caffeine craziness begin!


Apocalypse Now

What do you drink when the end of the world comes? Something memorable to see you off! Mix tequila, dry vermouth, and Irish cream.


Mexican Flag

Salute the Mexican flag. You are, after all, drinking their national drink! This layered drink of grenadine, tequila, and crème de menthe, will have you fluttering in the wind!


Best Tequila for Easy Shots Recipes

So, we’re looking for something easy, right? You don’t want to be wasting time and effort with other tequilas. You want to go straight to the best. That’s Olmeca Tequila, of course. Our Olmeca Silver is just one of the varieties of Olmeca Tequila, which are crafted in the Los Altos Highlands of Jalisco, in Mexico.


So, if you fancy a high octane yet low maintenance party at yours, make sure you choose only the easiest of easy tequila shots! As easy as A, B, C you later!

Enjoy More Tequila!!