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Tequila Sunrise Drink Recipe

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Mixing Instructions

Add orange juice and tequila to a highball glass filled with ice. Splash grenadine on top, garnish with an orange slice and a cherry and a straw. Do not stir.

Comments on Tequila Sunrise:

By Obvious! on April 21st, 2011 at 15:11:14


By Zach on December 4th, 2010 at 23:14:19

What you need to do is put a spoon down into the glass upside down, then pour the grenadine down the back of the spoon and it will get deposited on the bottom of the drink and slowly rise up through the orange juice, creating a sunrise effect.

By sup on October 31st, 2009 at 21:17:22

If you pour a bit less than an oz you do know that is 3/4 oz right?

By BarShelly on July 2nd, 2009 at 22:21:44

3/4 oz is way too much grenadine, I do add the grenadine last, but I just pour in a little bit, probably not even more than an oz, and I add a cherry to it :)

By TheCaptain on April 26th, 2009 at 18:47:44

I have to agree with JMay. I tried it with 3/4 OZ and it seems to be a bit much. I tried it again with 1 teaspoon which tasted better.

By JMay on March 19th, 2009 at 18:53:13

too much grenadine!!!

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Nutrition Information

Serving size: this recipe

Calories 179 (749 kJ)
from alcohol 90
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 0.0g 0%
Saturated Fat 0.0g 0%
Trans Fat 0.0g
Total Carbs. 10g 3%
Fiber 9.8g 39%
Sugars 7g
Cholesterol 9.8g 0%
Sodium 3.9mg 0%
Potassium 7.0mg 0%
Protein 8.3g
Vitamin A 0 IU 0%
Vitamin C 0 mg 0%
Calcium 1 mg 0%
Iron 0 mg 0%
Vitamin D 0 IU 0%
Folate 0 µ 0%
: Nutritional information disclaimer

*: Percent daily values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your diet needs.

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