Drinking Tequila the Right Way: The Tequila Slammer

Drinking Tequila the Right Way: The Tequila Slammer


There are many ways to drink Tequila, but the Tequila Slammer is one of the most popular. This is a simple drink that can be made with just two ingredients: Tequila and Ginger Soda. In this blog post, we will teach you how to make a Tequila Slammer step by step. We will also discuss the history and origins of this drink. So sit back, relax, and enjoy learning about the Tequila Slammer!

The History Of The Tequila Slammer

The 1930s were a time of great experimentation, and that spirit of adventure extended to the world of cocktails. While the exact origin of the Tequila Slammer is unknown, it is believed to have originated in Mexico. It is clear that this drink was born out of a desire to push the boundaries of what was possible. The simple combination of Tequila and Ginger Soda was taken to new heights with the addition of a dash of lime, and the result was a drink that was both refreshing and intoxicating.

Today, the Tequila Slammer remains a popular choice for those looking to enjoy a little bit of history in their glass. So next time you're in the mood for something truly unique with a fizz element, raise a glass to the 1930s and give this classic cocktail a try.

Tequila Slammer

How To Make The Tequila Slammer Recipe

Tip: Use the Barsys Coaster for an elevated cocktail-making experience!


  • 1 oz Tequila
  • 1 oz Ginger Ale
  • Ice Cubes


Shot Glass (2 oz)


Lemon Peel


Preparation time without the Barsys Coaster: 3 - 5 minutes

  1. Fill a cocktail shaker with Ice Cubes, and add Tequila and Ginger Ale.
  2. Stir, strain, and serve in a Shot Glass.

Tips On How To Make The Best Tequila Slammer Shot

  • Use the Barsys coaster for an elevated cocktail-making experience!
  • Increase the ratios of the drink and serve in a rocks glass with ice cubes.
  • Add a dash of lime or lemon juice for a tart element.
  • Substitute Mountain Dew or Sprite for a fun twist and champagne for an extra boozy kick.

In Conclusion

In conclusion, the Tequila Slammer is a great party drink. It's easy to make and can be tailored to your taste. If you're looking for a fun and festive drink to serve at your next party, the Tequila Slammer is a great choice. Step up to your bar counter or cocktail making station and craft this grand slam!


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