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.


Tequila Mockingbird Cocktail Recipe

Course: Beverages, Cocktail
Cuisine: Mexican, New Mexican
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes
Servings: 1 cocktail
Calories: 211 kcal
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.


  • 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


  1. In a cocktail shaker muddle jalapeño and watermelon.
  2. Add tequila, simple syrup and fresh lime juice, and ice. Shake until well-chilled.

  3. Strain into a rocks glass.
  4. Can be served over ice if desired.

Recipe Notes



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



Nutrition Facts
Tequila Mockingbird Cocktail Recipe
Amount Per Serving
Calories 211
% Daily Value*
Sodium 14mg1%
Potassium 51mg1%
Carbohydrates 21g7%
Sugar 19g21%
Vitamin A 410IU8%
Vitamin C 26.6mg32%
Iron 0.8mg4%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.



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