Tequila Matador

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I think of the Tequila Matador as the drink you’d have after a bullfight ended the way you’d hoped – whether you were rooting for the matador or the bull.

Angled view of Tequila Matador drink with pineapple wedge

This drink comes in a champagne flute, making it seem like a celebration of some sort. The combination of tequila with pineapple and lime juices makes it reminiscent of a margarita, but it’s definitely a unique and distinctive flavor. It makes a nice afternoon pick-me-up.

Tequila Matador drink with pineapple wedge

Recipe

  • 1 1/2 ounces tequila
  • 3 ounces pineapple juice
  • 1 tablespoon lime juice

Fill a cocktail shaker with ice and pour in the ingredients. Shake until chilled, and strain into a champagne flute.