The Mexican Bulldog Cocktail

The Mexican Bulldog  cocktail a delightful fusion of beer, tequila, and frozen margarita that’s a fiesta in a glass! This cocktail screams beachside fun, summertime parties, and casual get-togethers. 

The Origin – An Unofficial Mascot for Beach Parties

The Mexican Bulldog isn’t steeped in ancient history like some other cocktails, but it has become a staple at Mexican resorts and beachside bars. It’s a relatively modern invention, blending the best of the Margarita and the beer-based Michelada. The result? A drink that’s both refreshing and packs a punch, making it the unofficial mascot for beach parties and sunny celebrations.

What’s in a Mexican Bulldog?

A classic Mexican Bulldog is surprisingly simple to make, yet it offers a complex palette of flavors that keep you coming back for more.

Fun Fact:

Did you know the Mexican Bulldog is sometimes called “Coronarita”? The name is a playful blend of “Corona” and “Margarita,” highlighting the fusion of the two drinks.

Customizing Your Mexican Bulldog

Considering your knack for blending traditions with modern flair, why not experiment with the beer type or even add some spicy elements? A dash of Tabasco or a jalapeño slice can add a lovely kick.

Questions for You:

  • Have you ever tried a flavored version of the Mexican Bulldog, perhaps with a strawberry or mango margarita base?
  • What’s your go-to tequila for this spirited concoction?
Mexican Bulldog Cocktail


The Mexican Bulldog is a fantastic example of balancing flavors. The tequila offers the punch, the beer mellows it down, and the lime juice and triple sec round off the taste. The frozen aspect of the margarita ensures that the drink stays refreshing till the last sip.
Whether you're a seasoned mixologist or a home enthusiast, the Mexican Bulldog offers an easy yet captivating mixing experience. Its playful combination of beer and margarita is a surefire way to set a festive mood.

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Prep Time 3 minutes
Total Time 3 minutes

Ingredients – What’s in it?

Adjust Servings 1 serving

Instructions – How to make it:

  • Combine all ingredients except the beer in a blender.
  • Add ice and blend for 20-30 seconds or until smooth.
  • Pour the mixture into a large glass, such as a Boston or pint glass.
  • Upturn a Mexican beer into the glass and garnish with a lime wedge.

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Calories: 217kcal | Carbohydrates: 10g | Protein: 0.2g | Fat: 0.1g | Saturated Fat: 0.02g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 0.03g | Sodium: 3mg | Potassium: 52mg | Fiber: 0.1g | Sugar: 8g | Vitamin A: 19IU | Vitamin C: 11mg | Calcium: 5mg | Iron: 0.1mg

Course Beer, Beverage, Cocktail, Drinks
Cuisine Beverage, Cocktail, Drinks
Keyword Beer, Beverage, Cocktail, Drink