Tequila Mockingbird – Spicy Tequila Cocktail Recipe

Tequila Mockingbird – Spicy Tequila Cocktail. Muddled watermelon and fresh jalapeno with tequila is the perfect balance of spicy and sweet.

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Tequila Mockingbird Cocktail Recipe

Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes
Servings: 1 cocktail
Calories: 211kcal
Author: Kelly DiMascio
Tequila with muddled watermelon and Jalapeno is about to be one of your favorite summer cocktails. It is the perfect balance of slightly sweet and slightly spicy.
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  • 1 Jalapeño - pepper slice fresh not jarred
  • .30 cup Watermelon cubes - 3 1-inch cubes
  • 2 oz Tequila - Silver, good or better quality
  • .75 oz lime juice - fresh squeezed
  • .75 oz simple syrup


  • In a cocktail shaker muddle jalapeño and watermelon.
  • Add tequila, simple syrup and fresh lime juice, and ice. Shake until well-chilled.
  • Strain into a rocks glass.
  • Can be served over ice if desired.


The Tequila Mockingbird goes great with a burger, simple grilled seafood or tacos.


Calories: 211kcal | Carbohydrates: 21g | Sodium: 14mg | Potassium: 51mg | Sugar: 19g | Vitamin A: 410IU | Vitamin C: 26.6mg | Iron: 0.8mg
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