Tequila Sunrise

Rise and Shine with Tequila: Embrace the Tequila Sunrise


6/21/20231 min read

Tequila Sunrise


Makes 1

1 1/2 oz. tequila

3/4 cup orange juice

3/4 oz. grenadine syrup

maraschino cherry for garnish

orange slice for garnish

  1. Pour the tequila and orange juice into a highball glass filled with ice. Stir to combine.

  2. Slowly pour in the grenadine syrup, allowing it to settle to the bottom of the glass.

  3. Garnish with a maraschino cherry and orange slice.

The Tequila Sunrise started in the 1930s but became very popular in the 1970s. The drink has stood the test of time and became a classic. This cocktail has had a presence over the years and played a role in movies and music. This cocktail also has the ability to transport you to a tropical paradise. Go grab your Tequila and cheers to this timeless symbol of zest.