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If you have a bottle of tequila in your liquor cabinet and aren’t sure what to do with it, you may be wondering what are the best sodas to mix with tequila. Luckily, tequila actually goes well with a whole variety of different sodas and we are going to cover all of the options below.
🥂 The Best Sodas to Mix with Tequila
Tequila is one of the most popular liquors out there. It comes in a few varieties such as silver, gold and reposado. The main difference in all varieties is the way and time in which they are aged.
Tequila itself is made from the blue agave plant. It tends to have a lightly sweet and spicy flavor that really blends in well with whatever mixer is used with it. It allows the other flavors in the drink to really meld and shine through.
Whether you have your first bottle of tequila and aren’t sure what to mix it with or you are looking for an easy tequila cocktail that you haven’t tried before, you are sure to find something delicious in the list of best sodas to mix with tequila below.
🥃 Traditional Sodas
From Coke to Ginger beer, there are a ton of traditional or classic types of soda that are well suited to mixed with tequila. Check out these ideas:
🥤 Plain Sodas
🍋 Citrus Flavored Sodas
🍒 Fruity Sodas
In addition to all of the sodas above, there are a ton of fruit flavored sodas that also mix well with tequila. Since tequila usually has a light flavor, it usually allows the flavor of whatever it is mixed with to shine through.
Try out some of the following fruity sodas to mix with your tequila:
- Grape Soda
- Cherry Soda
- Strawberry Soda
- Coconut Soda
💭 Sodas to Mix with Tequila FAQ
Tequila is good with both Coke and Sprite, they both have unique and delicious tastes.
Yes, tequila is great with Coke. It is sometimes called a Batanga if you add in a little twist of lime.
The best soda to tequila ratio is a 2:1. However if you prefer a lighter drink you can dial the tequila back (or add more soda). Or, if you prefer a stronger drink you can ramp it up.