This twist on the traditional margarita serves up a juicy, spicy sweetness from its surprisingly complimentary flavours. Fresh mango dashed with a tajin zing, if you’re looking for an energized, zesty fruity cocktail, this one’s for you.

Prep Time:

4 minutes




2 ounces tequila

2 jalapeño coins, seeds removed

1 1/2 lime, juiced

1.5 oz orange juice

2–3 jalapeño slices

1 tsp jalapeño juice (from a jar of pickled jalapeños)

1 tsp agave syrup

Tajin seasoning



  1. Combine the lime juice, orange juice, jalapeno juice, agave syrup, and tequila in a cocktail shaker and shake.
  2. Shake 10-15 seconds.
  3. Rim your glass with lime juice and rub into the Tajin seasoning until the rim is completely coated.
  4. Strain the mixture over ice after rimming your glass.
  5. Garnish with jalapeño coins and lime wheel.