Cinco de Mayo Cocktail Recipes: A "Cinco de Drinko" Fiesta of Flavor

Cinco De Mayo Cocktail Recipes

May 5th is upon us which means Cinco de Mayo (or Cinco de Drinko as many call it) must be celebrated! 

Time to splash out on some Mexican Mules and Mexican Margaritas, handcrafted with Barritt's Ginger Beer, of course, for a Cinco de Mayo celebration to remember. 

Cinco De Mayo Cocktail Recipes

The Barritt's Mexican Mule (Makes 1 glass)


2 oz Tequila

1 oz Lime Juice

4 oz Barritt’s Ginger Beer

1 Jalapeno


Pour ingredients into copper mug. Garnish with lime and jalapeno.

Ginger Beer Margarita via Minimalist Baker (Makes 1 glass)


1.5 oz Agave Tequila

1 oz Fresh Lime Juice

3 oz Barritt’s Ginger Beer

.5 oz Simple Syrup

Coarse Salt


Line glass with fresh lime juice and dip in coarse salt. Add 1/2 cup ice, tequila, simple syrup, ginger beer and lime juice to cocktail shaker and stir vigorously. Do not shake due to ginger beer carbonation. Pour liquid from shaker into salt lined glass over ice. Garnish with lime wedge.

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