Mexican Drinks

Cooling down is a part of life in Mexico, and whether it's in response to the desert sun or a spicy enchilada, Mexican drinks are built to do the job. Mix up a Mexican drink or two for your next party, or just a hot afternoon in the shade.

See Popular Mexican Drinks Recipes

Burning Love Cocktail

The Food Channel

Light a fire to evening with this flaming cocktail featuring the favorite south-of-the border spirit: tequila, of course. It's an especially good choice in 2010, the Mexican Bicentenial year. This drink will be a real crowd pleaser whenever you serve it.

Total: 3 mins

Blood Orange Margarita

The Food Channel

Mexico celebrates the bicentennial of its Independence Day this week and what better way to join in the festivities than with a refreshing Margarita. This Blood Orange variation will set you free.

Total: 1 min

Mexican Marshmallow Cocoa

Better Homes and Gardens

Pina Colada Plus

Better Homes and Gardens

Soy milk and orange juice add a healthy twist to this classic drink.

Total: 10 mins

Ruby 'Rita

Stevia In The Raw®

Pomegranate juice and lime juice make this a cocktail with benefits. Berry-flavored herb tea and stevia help keep it slim. The unique directions for salting the rim are easier and leave just the right amount on the glass and keeps it on the outside so you get a perfect contrast of fruit-kissed 'Rita and salt.

Total: 25 mins

The Michelada

Fine Cooking Magazine

This beer cocktail is simple and delicious. For an even simpler version--the Chelada--salt the rim of an ice-filled pint glass, add light lager and fresh lime juice, and enjoy.

Total: 30 mins

Mojito Fresco


Light rum, lime, and fresh mint make this classic drink perfect for summer parties.

Mango Margaritas

Heart-Healthy Living

For an alcohol-free drink, simply omit the tequila. The tropical fruit provides all the flavor you need.

Total: 15 mins


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Total: 5 mins

Icy Holiday Margaritas

Better Homes and Gardens

Cranberry-raspberry juice gives these festive cocktails their bright red color. Serve these frosty drinks at your next party.

Total: 10 mins

Coconut Tres Leches Hot Chocolate

Better Homes and Gardens

Curls of chocolate top this frothy cold-weather drink.

Total: 10 mins

Ginger Peach Margaritas

Better Homes and Gardens

Aromatic fresh ginger lends its signature flavor to these inspired frozen cocktails, a celebration of the juicy, succulent peach. When buying peaches, look for intensely fragrant fruit that gives slightly to palm pressure. Avoid those with signs of greening.

Total: 10 mins

Cucumber Agua Fresca

Better Homes and Gardens

Tropical Punch

Better Homes and Gardens

Make-ahead punches ease party-day chores. Prepare the base for this fruit punch up to 24 hours ahead. Then add carbonated water and ice just before serving.

Watermelon Agua Fresca


This refreshing drink is served by roadside vendors all over Mexico. Not too much fruit, not too much sugar, just a beautiful way to quench your thirst on a summer day.

Total: 4 hrs 15 mins
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