Tequila Cocktails That Pack A Fiery Punch

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Want to spice up your cocktail game? How about some bold and fiery tequila cocktails? We have compiled a special list of delectable tequila cocktails that are sure to leave your taste buds tingling. Explore our selection and find your cocktail match. So, grab your shaker and let’s get started!

Fiery Tequila Cocktail Recipes

1. Spicy Margarita Cocktail Recipe

Spicy Paloma Cocktail
Experience the bold and spicy flavour of jalapeños in this twist on the classic margarita cocktail. This tequila isn’t for a fainted hearted. With its fiery taste, it will thrill your palate! If you want to mix this cocktail at home, here’s a simple and easy cocktail recipe for you to try:

Ingredients
- Don Julio Blanco Tequila - 45ml
- Fresh Lime Juice - 30ml
- Agave Nectar - 15ml
- Jalapeño (chopped into slices) - 2-3 
- Ice

Method
- Prepare a rocks glass by running a lime wedge on the rim to moisten it. Dip the rim onto a plate filled with salt to coat the edges. Set it aside.
- In a cocktail shaker, muddle a few jalapeno slices.
- Fill the shaker with ice.
- Measure and pour Don Julio Blanco Tequila, freshly squeezed lime juice, and agave nectar into the shaker. 
- Shake vigorously to combine. 
- Using a cocktail strainer, strain the mixture into the prepared rocks glass over fresh ice.
- Garnish with a wheel of lime and jalapeño slices.

2. Mexican Hot Chocolate Cocktail

Mexican Hot Chocolate
It’s chocolate, yes, but it’s spicy and enticing to the senses! This recipe is a delectable twist on the classic hot chocolate that will surely tickle your taste buds. The beautiful mix of spicy hot chocolate and Don Julio Reposado is a match made in heaven. If you love bold flavours and are a fan of chocolate, you cannot miss this one! Here’s the cocktail recipe for you: 

Ingredients
- Don Julio Reposado Tequila - 45ml
- Oat milk - 240ml
- Chocolate powder - 3tbsp
- Chili powder - 2tsp
- Ground cinnamon - 1 tsp
- Cinnamon Stick - 1
- Chocolate Shavings 

Method
- In a saucepan heat oat milk, chocolate powder, chilli powder, and ground cinnamon to make a spicy hot chocolate.
- Bring it to a simmer, and keep stirring to ensure there are no lumps. 
- Once you get a smooth and aromatic mixture, switch off the heat.
- Measure and pour 45ml of Don Julio Reposado into a serving mug. 
- Next, strain the hot spicy mixture into the mug. 
- Stir gently to combine. 
- Garnish with a cinnamon stick and serve hot!

3. Bloody Maria Cocktail Recipe

Bloody Maria Cocktail
Classic Bloody Mary gets a spicy tequila twist in this version! The thrilling blend of flavours is bold, mouth-wateringly delicious and packs a punch. If you love tequila cocktails that will leave your taste buds tingling, then this one is for you. Serve it your next brunch or a get-together, it will definitely ignite your party moments to a whole new level. Here’s the cocktail recipe using Don Julio Blanco Tequila for you:

Ingredients
- Don Julio Blanco Tequila - 60ml
- Tomato juice - 120ml
- Freshly squeezed lemon juice - 15ml
- Horseradish - ½ tablespoon
- Worcestershire sauce - 4 dashes
- Tabasco sauce - 2 dashes
- Tapatio hot sauce - 2 dashes
- Celery salt - 1 pinch
- Ground black pepper - 1 pinch
- Lime wedge - 1
- Lemon wedge - 1
- Cucumber spear - 1
- Sweet pepper slices - 3
- Jalapeño pepper slices - 2
- Queso fresco
- Ice

Method
- Grab a cocktail shaker and fill it with ice. Add Don Julio Blanco tequila, tomato juice, lemon juice, horseradish, Worcestershire sauce, Tabasco, Tapatio, celery salt and black pepper into the shaker.
- Shake well to combine.
- Using a cocktail strainer, strain the mixture into a tall glass filled with ice.
- Garnish with a wedge of lime and lemon, a cucumber spear, sweet pepper slices, jalapeño pepper slices and queso fresco.

4. Spicy Paloma Cocktail Recipe

Spicy Paloma Cocktail
Delight and classic tequila cocktail gets a fiery twist in this recipe! Spicy Paloma is a riveting blend of tequila, and refreshing grapefruit infused with the goodness of jalapeño-infused simple syrup. The thrilling punch of flavours is sure to make your taste buds sing. Here’s the cocktail recipe made using Don Julio Blanco tequila for you to try:

Ingredients
- Don Julio Blanco Tequila - 30ml
- Grapefruit Juice - 90ml
- Jalapeño-infused Simple Syrup - 30ml
- Jalapeño slices - 1-2
- Sparkling Water - Top-up
- Lime - 1
- Salt
- Ice

Method
- Prepare a simple syrup by infusing it with jalapeño pepper. 
- Run a wedge of lime along the rim of a rocks glass and then dip it onto the plate with salt to coat the edges. 
- Fill the rocks glass with ice.
- Measure and pour Don Julio Blanco Tequila, fresh grapefruit juice, and jalapeño-infused simple syrup into the glass over ice.
- Stir gently to combine and top up with sparkling water.
- Garnish with a wedge of lime, and jalapeño slices.