Tequila Sunrise Recipe

The order of steps makes the drink create an effect that gives Tequila Sunrise its name. Learn how to make/prepare Tequila Sunrise by following this easy recipe.
Tequila Sunrise Recipe
Preparation Time 5 Minutes
Difficulty Easy
Recipe Type Veg.
Serves 1
  • 2 ounces Gold Tequila
  • 4 ounces Fresh Orange Juice
  • ¾ ounce Grenadine
  • Ice Cubes
  • Orange Slice (for garnishing)
  • Cherry (for garnishing)
How to make Tequila Sunrise:
  • Place ice cubes in a highball glass till it is half full.
  • Add tequila and then fresh orange juice.
  • Place a flat handled spoon into the glass.
  • Quickly add the grenadine allowing it to run down the back side of the spoon so that it sinks to the bottom of the liquid.
  • Garnish with an orange slice and a cherry.
  • Serve immediately.