Acapulco Sunrise- Adult Drink

A light, somewhat tart cocktail, that blends the flavors of lime, orange and black currant with tequilla. If you like tequilla, I think you’ll enjoy this. Mix up a shaker or 2, sit back, and imagine yourself in a beach chair watching the Acapulco sun rise.

Preparation time

  • Prep Time 5 mins
  • Total Time 5 mins
  • Servings 1


  • 2 ounces tequila ( good quality)
  • 1 tablespoon lime juice
  • 1 tablespoon Curacao ( such as Triple Sec)
  • 2 tablespoons creme de cassis
  • 1 cup club soda
  • lime slice ( to garnish)


  1. Into a cocktail shaker, pour tequila, lime juice, curacao, creme de cassis, and plenty of crushed ice.
  2. Shake until well combined.
  3. Fill a tall glass half way with ice.
  4. Strain drink into the glass.
  5. Pour some club soda on top.
  6. Stir and garnish with the slice of lime.