Cherry Matador Cocktail recipe - easy cherry Mexican cocktail for Cinco de Mayo.
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Cherry Matador Cocktail

Cherry Matador Cocktail, an easy tequila drink recipe perfect for Cinco de Mayo!
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 0 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Yield 1 drink
Author Lisa Huff


Garnish (optional):


  • Fill a cocktail shaker halfway with ice. Add the pineapple juice, tequila, lime juice, and maraschino cherry juice to the cocktail shaker. 
  • Shake for a few seconds, then strain drink into a martini glass or glass of your choice.
  • Garnish with a maraschino cherry and/or lime slice as desired.


SNAPPY TIPS: Be sure to shake with ice, or you could serve over ice. 
SNAPPY SUBSTITUTIONS: Instead of tequila, rum would also be good.
Course: Drink
Cuisine: American, Mexican
Keywords: cherry cocktail recipe, cinco de mayo cocktail
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