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Tequini - Tequila Martini Cocktail


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The Tequini is simply a Martini made with a tequila base. Tequinis are a drier cocktail than what you may be used to for a tequila drink, but it's a fascinating concoction that allows the tequila to shine. Choose a premium blanco tequila for a dry Tequini or, if you prefer, turn it into a sweet Tequini with a premium reposado tequila and sweet vermouth.

Prep Time: 2 minutes

Total Time: 2 minutes

Yield: 1 Cocktail


  • 2 1/2 ounces blanco tequila
  • 1/2 ounce dry vermouth
  • Dash of Angostura bitters
  • Olive or lemon twist for garnish


  1. Pour the tequila, dry vermouth and bitters into a cocktail shaker filled with ice.
  2. Shake well.
  3. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass.
  4. Garnish with an olive or lemon twist.

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