Blood Orange Tequila Hot Toddy

Sweet, smooth, and festive, this warm tequila drink is a celebration for your taste buds. Swapping the traditional whiskey for smooth tequila, this blood orange hot toddy is the perfect boozy beverage to curl up with on a cold winter’s night. By Amanda Sasser, proprietor.

Blood Orange Tequila Hot Toddy


  • 2 ounces PaQuí Silvera Tequila
  • ½ ounce fresh lemon juice (3 teaspoons)
  • 3-4 blood orange wheels
  • 2 dashes cinnamon
  • 2 ginger tea bags
  • ½ ounce agave syrup


  1. Steep two ginger tea bags in 5 ounces of hot water for 15 minutes covered.
  2. Combine 3 slices of blood orange, agave syrup, cinnamon and lemon juice and muddle them.
  3. Pour 4 ounces of hot ginger tea over the muddled ingredients and stir.
  4. Strain the mixture into a tempered glass and add 2 ounces of PaQuí Silvera Tequila. Stir, and garnish with a blood orange wheel and a cinnamon stick.
Blood Orange Tequila Hot Toddy