Try Something Different this Cinco de Mayo with Dos Equis Inspired Cocktails

Cinco de Mayo is almost upon us. And this Cinco de Mayo, Dos Equis® is celebrating 120 years of the brand’s Mexican heritage. They are encouraging fans of their cerveza to ‘Spice Up Their Cinco’ and trade in their sombreros and maracas to seek the adventurous side of the holiday. This Cinco de Mayo, let’s seek inspiration from the “Most Interesting Man in the World” and step a bit outside of your comfort zone.

Let us spice up your cinco with two delicious cocktails featuring Dos Equis Lager and Dos Equis Ambar.

Dos Equis Cinco de Mayo Recipes


  • 12 oz Dos Equis® Lager
  • 1/2 oz 1800® Silver Tequila
  • 1/4 oz triple sec
  • 2 oz sour mix
  • Coarse salt
  • Lime wedge for garnish
  • Ice


  • Combine tequila, triple sec, sour mix and ice in a mixing glass and shake.
  • Strain over fresh ice into a 16-oz. glass with a salted rim. For a frozen drink, blend with ice.
  • Top off with Dos Equis Lager Especial.
  • Garnish with lime wedge and enjoy!


  • 12 oz Dos Equis® Ambar
  • 1/4 cup lime juice
  • 1/2 tsp. Worcestershire sauce
  • 1/2 tsp. hot sauce
  • 1/4 tsp. soy sauce
  • 2 oz. tomato juice
  • Red pepper flakes or Chili powder
  • Ice


  • Rim a 16 oz. beer mug with lime juice and red pepper flakes.
  • Add ice and pour in a bottle of Dos Equis Ambar.
  • Add in the remaining ingredients.
  • Stir and enjoy.
Dos Equis Cinco de Mayo Recipes

By Dani "GamerGal", Pop Culture Editor

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