Cinco de Mayo Drink Guide

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This year for Cinco de Mayo we have a great drink guide featuring Jose Cuervo Tequila for you and your friends to enjoy. So when you are out celebrating you’ll have a better idea what to order at the bar or what to make at your party :

Jose Cuervo Authentic Light Margarita

12Jose Cuervo Authentic Light Margarita is made ready-to-serve, using Jose Cuervo Especial Gold, the No. 1-selling Tequila in the world, Triple Sec and a twist of lime. With fewer than 100 calories per serving, now you can have a delicious margarita and save your calories for your favorite Mexican dish!

Here is how you make it.

  • Glass: rocks or margarita
  • Fill with ice
  • Simply pour and enjoy!

Optional: Before pouring, rim your glass with salt.

Tradicional Bandera

4 e1304536850876What better day to sip a Tradicional Bandera than on Cinco de Mayo? Take the shot to the next level!


  • 1 oz. Jose Cuervo Tradicional
  • 1 oz. sangrita
  • 1 oz. lime juice

Directions :

  1. Fill a shot glass with tequila.
  2. Fill a shot glass with sangrita.
  3. Fill a shot glass with lime juice.
  4. Sip from each shot glass in order described above.

Tradicional Paloma

5 e1304536896792Try the Tradicional Paloma this Cinco and it will become part of your bar call all year round!


  • 1oz Jose Cuervo Tradicional Silver
  • 3 oz Squirt or Grapefruit Soda

Directions :

  1. Use a highball glass.
  2. Pour Tequila and Grapefruit Soda over ice
  3. Garnish with a lime.

Peach Margarita

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If frozen margaritas are your weakness, try a summer peach recipe.


  • 1.5 oz. Jose Cuervo Especial Gold
  • 3 oz. Jose Cuervo Lime Margarita Mix
  • 8 oz. canned diced peaches in heavy syrup
  • 4 oz. crushed ice

Optional: lime wedge or peach slice

Directions :

  1. Rub rim of a margarita glass with half a lime.
  2. Dip into sugar.
  3. In a blender, add Cuervo Especial Gold, margarita mix, peaches, & ice
  4. Mix ingredients in blender until smooth.
  5. Pour into the glass.
  6. Optional: Garnish with lime wedge or peach slice.