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Mexican Candy Shot

The sweet, fruity, and spicy flavors of the Mexican Candy Shot adds a special kick to every celebration. Whip a couple of these in just minutes!
Prep Time 4 mins
Total Time 4 mins
Course Cocktails
Cuisine Shot


  • 1 bar shaker
  • 1 Jigger
  • 1 Shot Glass
  • 1 plate (For the rim)


  • 1/2 oz tequila
  • 1 oz watermelon schnapps
  • 2 dashes hot sauce
  • 2 tbsps sugar (For the rim)
  • 1 lime wedge (For garnish)


  • Put a small amount of water and some sugar on a plate and evenly dip the rim of the glass well. Once you're done, set it aside.
  • Combine tequila, watermelon schnapps, and hot sauce in a shaker with ice. Shake well for at least 10 seconds.
  • Strain mix into a small glass or shot glass.
  • Add lime wedge for garnish. Enjoy!