The Johnny Vegas Shot – A Flavorful Fiesta in a Glass

When it comes to shots that burst with flavor and energy, few can match the vivacious spirit of the Johnny Vegas shot. This compact libation is a lively fusion of tropical and citrus flavors, spiked with the boldness of tequila. Perfect for kickstarting a night out or adding a splash of excitement to a low-key gathering, the Johnny Vegas shot is a go-to for those looking to add a bit of zest to their drinking repertoire.

Calories: 85kcal
Prep Time: 3 minutes
Total Time: 3 minutes
The Johnny Vegas shot is a vibrant, fun, and flavorful shot that's quite popular for its sweet and tangy flavor profile. This fruity concoction, featuring the tropical notes of watermelon and raspberry liqueurs paired with pineapple juice, creates a delightful party shooter. The addition of lemon-lime soda brings a refreshing fizziness and tang to the mix, resulting in a well-rounded and enjoyable shot.



  • Mix all 3 in a cocktail shaker with ice. Careful not to shake too hard the energy soda will bubble too much.
  • Alternatively you could add the energy drink after shaking.
  • Strain into a shot glass.

Estimated Nutrition:

Calories: 85kcal (4%)Carbohydrates: 8g (3%)Sodium: 4mgPotassium: 0.4mgSugar: 8g (9%)
CourseBeverage, Drinks, Shot
CuisineBeverage, Drinks, Shot
KeywordBeverage, Drink, Shot

A Closer Look at the Ingredients

Gold Tequila

Gold tequila brings a warm, slightly oaky flavor that serves as the backbone of the Johnny Vegas shot. It’s what provides that quintessential kick, making the shot a true party-starter.

Watermelon Schnapps/Raspberry Schnapps

Whether you opt for watermelon or raspberry schnapps, this ingredient adds a fruity layer that complements the robustness of the tequila. It’s like a tropical vacation in a glass, giving the shot its signature sweetness.

Energy Soda

The inclusion of energy soda not only adds a fizzy texture but also a citrusy tang that rounds off the shot. It’s the effervescent element that ties all the flavors together, creating a harmonious blend that’s simply irresistible.

So, the next time you’re in the mood for a shot that packs a flavorful punch, why not give the Johnny Vegas shot a try?