Are you ready to put those tequila-shot nightmares to bed? Yeah, we are too. There are plenty of easy recipes out there that will help you take your cocktail game to the next level. So swap out those shot glasses for martini glasses, tumblers, and popsicle molds. These are the fast and refreshing tequila drinks of your dreams! Mix it up and sip away.
Agave Citrus Paloma Give your palomas a wintry upgrade with some festive citrus garnish and sweet agave additions.
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Smoky Harvest Apple Cider Margaritas Smoke, apples, and tequila make one festive cold weather margarita.
recipe. Photo: Courtesy of Half Baked Harvest. More
Pineapple Cinnamon Margaritas Sweet pineapple mixed with spicy-warm cinnamon makes this tequila drink sing.
recipe. Photo: Courtesy of The Chic Site. More
Orange Turmeric Margaritas Spice up your summer drink staple this season with a little turmeric.
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Winter Tequila Sunrise As the colder weather moves in, warm yourself up with a tall glass of this blood orange tequila cocktail.
recipe. Photo: Courtesy of Girl In The Little Red Kitchen. More
Tequila Mojito Whip up a refreshing minty mojito — minus the rum and plus the tequila punch.
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Honey Pear Margarita Get into the autumnal frame of mind with this honey and pear, on-the-rocks marg.
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Apple Cider Margarita Making margaritas post summer has never felt so fall festive.
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Pumpkin Spice Margarita What better way to ease the seasonal transition from summer to fall than with a sip of this PSM?
Sour Apple Tequila Cocktail Love Warheads Sour Candy? Well, then this tequila drink was made for you.
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Pineapple Dragon Fruit Margarita Pineapple and dragon fruit add just the right hint of sweetness to compliment the classic tang in this margarita.
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Strawberry Tequila Sunrise Macerated strawberries and freshly squeezed orange juice sing in this tequila-spiked summer sip.
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Mango Margarita This on the rocks tropical tequila cocktail is naturally sweetened with mangoes, oranges, and a zesty hint of lime.
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Tequila Pineapple Punch Cocktail Coconut rum and pineapple juice add some major summery vibes to this refreshing tequila cocktail. Photo: Courtesy of Beyond Frosting. More
Blue Margaritas Blue curacao gives these tequila beauties their tropical hue. Photo: Courtesy of Fake Ginger. More
Starfruit Palomas Starfruit adds an herbal touch to this take on the traditional Paloma cocktail. Photo: Courtesy of Suwannee Rose. More
Raspberry Rose Tequila Kombucha We don't think this tequila drink could be more millennial if it tried — unless it was served out of a coconut. Photo: Courtesy of Half Baked Harvest. More
Baby Turtle Achieve this pale pink and frothy tequila cocktail with Campari, grapefruit, cinnamon, lime, and an egg white. Photo: Courtesy of For Emma, Forever Ago. More
Watermelon Rosé Margaritas When three spring superstars collide, the watermelon rosé margarita is born. Photo: Courtesy of How Sweet It Is. More
Cherry Beergaritas Switch things up this weekend with a beergarita — blend together cherry soda, frozen limeade, tequila, and a cold Corona. Photo: Courtesy of Fake Ginger. More
Lavender Margarita The combo of creme de violette and lavender syrup make for one lovely tequila cocktail. Photo: Courtesy of Lemon Drop Love. More
Grapefruit Tequila Slammer It's officially spring — swing into it with this bubbly and refreshing grapefruit tequila slammer. Photo: Courtesy of Self Proclaimed Foodie. More
Blackberry Lemonade Margaritas With spring on the horizon, whip up a batch of these blackberry lemonade margs. Photo: Courtesy of From Valerie's Kitchen. More
St-Germain Margarita Give the classic citrus marg a run for its money with this fruity and floral take. Photo: Courtesy of Oh So Beautiful Paper. More
Tangelo Margaritas Use up the last of your tangelo bag with this refreshing margarita recipe — crushed ice is key for that orange-slushy consistency. Photo: Courtesy of The Brewer and the Baker. More
Vanilla Pear Margarita Vanilla and pear mixed with tequila make for a warming winter cocktail. Photo: Courtesy of Wicked Spatula. More
Lemon-Thyme Tequila Spritzer Spritzers aren't just for the warm weather months — try a sprig of time and a slice of lemon for some wintry hints. Photo: Courtesy of Tasty Kitchen. More
Spicy Matcha Margaritas Jump on the matcha-trend-train with this bright and buzzy tequila cocktail. Photo: Courtesy of Wicked Spatula. More
Cranberry Margarita Holiday tensions high? Make a batch of these cranberry margaritas to put the party at festive ease. Photo: Courtesy of Gimme Some Oven. More
Kombucha Cider Smash Kombucha, cider, and tequila make for a surprisingly festive apéritif combination. Photo: Courtesy of How Sweet It Is. More
Ginger Beergaritas What do you get when you mix ginger, lime, and tequila on the rocks? A refreshingly delicious ginger beergarita, of course! Photo: Courtesy of How Sweet It Is. More
Breaking Bad Blue Margarita All you diehard BB fans out there (or just lovers of the color blue), get ready for the drink of your dreams! The Breaking Bad margarita takes it to the next level with blue salt AND blue ice chips. Photo: Courtesy of Host the Toast. More
Watermelon Slush This sweet slushy recipe can be made in 5 minutes, with just 3 ingredients (4 if you are counting the tequila)! Photo: Courtesy of Damn Delicious. More VIDEO Like what you see? How about some more R29 goodness, right here? The BEST Pizza In NYC The Trader Joe's Holiday Products Every Lazy Girl Swears By The Best Cooking Advice We Unexpectedly Learned From Celebrities This Year